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How Cannabis Can Help Alleviate PTSD Symptoms

PTSD or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is a mental health condition that develops in individuals who experience or witness traumatizing events, such as military combat, physical or sexual abuse, accidents, or natural disasters. PTSD can manifest itself in different ways, including flashbacks, nightmares and avoidance behaviors. It can lead to depression, anxiety, substance abuse, and suicide. …

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CBD and THC: Your Menstrual Pain Relief Dream Team

When it comes to menstrual pain and cramps, most of us would do just about anything to make them go away. Enter THC and CBD. Research has found that THC has powerful anti-inflammatory properties. How does THC help menstrual cramp pain?  THC is another compound found in the cannabis plant that produces psychoactive effects when …

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Is cannabis good for your gut?

Scientists only recently found evidence of the ECS when they discovered CB1 in 1988, so research is still ongoing into exactly how it functions. However, most data find that it helps our bodies regulate pain, mood, appetite, gastrointestinal motility, memory, emotions, stress response, immune function, and more. When a person ingests the plant-based cannabinoids in cannabis, …

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What are the qualifying conditions for a medical card in Missouri?

Missourians must have one of the listed qualifying conditions to apply for a medical card in Missouri. As part of that process, Missourians must meet with a licensed physician to be diagnosed with one or more of the following conditions: Qualifying Conditions in Missouri Cancer Epilepsy Glaucoma Intractable migraines unresponsive to other treatment A chronic …

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