Two years ago Ryan Kohrig retired from the military. “It wasn’t easy.” He told me. His tone grew nostalgic and he began his story. Like a quarter of U.S veterans, Ryan suffers from PTSD. After two and half decades of military service and multiple combat deployments reintegrating into society was difficult ...
Category: PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
November 19, 2020Carly King
According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety disorders are the most common mental complications in the United States.
June 25, 2019Samuel Njoroge
Many veterans believe cannabis to be a safer alternative to alcohol and addictive drugs, but many are not receiving medical advice related to cannabis.
June 12, 2019Lane Trachy
The Canadian health department has recently announced that they will spend more than $100 million over the next six years on cannabis education.
September 4, 2018Lane Trachy
A proposed bill would allow federal employees to access medical cannabis without fearing for their jobs. Medical cannabis use would be allowed where legal.
August 23, 2018Lane Trachy
Typical opioid treatments for PTSD may exacerbate symptoms. The American Legion is now promoting marijuana PTSD research to determine its effectiveness.
November 7, 2017Lane Trachy
Recently, Greece became the sixth country in the European Union to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes, joining Germany, Finland, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain as the few European countries who allow legal medical marijuana. Details of the Legalization In a press conference announcing the news, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ...
July 6, 2017Lane Trachy
Marijuana is a common treatment for PTSD or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Cannabis helps counteract the symptoms of endocannabinoid deficiency from PTSD.
June 20, 2017Lane Trachy
"RE: Cannabis for Medical Purposes" On Front Of Envelope Canadian resident Kim Davis said she was surprised when she was sorting through her mail last week and saw in bold letters through an envelope window, "RE: Cannabis for Medical Purposes." The unopened letter was addressed to her husband, a veteran, who in September ...
January 3, 2017Daily Dose