There is a growing body of evidence supporting the use of medical marijuana. Many studies have been done, and more studies are underway. The anecdotal evidence suggests that medical marijuana is helpful for people suffering chronic pain, loss of appetite, nausea, PTSD, MS, epilepsy and more. If you are wondering where to get medical marijuana, it is now legally available in 29 states and DC. It is available throughout Illinois, including Cook County.
Untold millions of people have died from smoking cigarettes. Cigarettes are readily available. Countless deaths can be attributed to the consumption of alcohol, including innocents that have been killed by drunk drivers. Alcoholic beverages are readily available. Thousands of people die every year from a prescription drug overdose.
There has not been one confirmed case of anyone dying from medical marijuana.
Medical Marijuana Does Not Get a Person High
There are many strains of medical marijuana. Cannabidiol, (CBD) dominate strains have very little if any, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content. As such, there is a very little alteration in a user’s consciousness.
CBD dominate strains have many benefits. Medical marijuana relieves insomnia, reduces anxiety, chronic pain and much more. A childhood form of epilepsy, known as Dravet syndrome is virtually impossible to control but responds most favorably to a CBD dominate strain of medical marijuana.
The Many Uses of Medical Marijuana
The most common use for medical marijuana is for the control of chronic pain. Millions of Americans suffer chronic pain. This is especially true as a person ages. Medical marijuana is far safer than opiates and can be used by people that cannot use NSAIDs such as Advil or Aleve. Medical marijuana is non-addictive and impossible to overdose on. Most users claim that they can comfortably take up activities that they might otherwise not be able to do.
If you are wondering where to get medical marijuana, you are invited to visit Greenhouse in Cook County. For directions to any of the four dispensaries, visit https://www.greenhouseil.com.