Many US states have legalized the use of medical marijuana for the treatment of a host of ailments, from chronic pain and severe nausea to HIV-AIDS, Alzheimer’s, PTSD, and even cancer. Each state has its own list of qualifying conditions for which you may buy and use medical cannabis, after obtaining a medical marijuana card.
Here are five medical conditions approved by most US states for treatment with medical cannabis products.
Studies have found that THC and CBD reduce vomiting and nausea by binding or interacting with certain receptors in the nervous system. Managing nausea with cannabis or other natural remedy may be a better alternative to popping pills if you get nausea frequently.
Most states that have legalized cannabis for medical treatment have listed severe nausea as one of the qualifying conditions; however, there are minute differences in the way nausea is defined across states. Some require the presence of severe symptoms for allowing marijuana use for nausea.[Read more…]