Medical Health Benefits of Cannabis

Some may not yet understand the full details of how we can benefit from smoking marijuana, what people understand about it is that it is calming herbal plant and it stimulates the production of dopamine. In addition, it can also treat patients who are suffering from lung diseases such as lung cancer or people with epilepsy, but even thou we can benefit from smoking it there is no assurance that in the long run it will not do any damages to our body so take note that prevention is better than cure.

Listed below are the benefits of Cannabis (Formerly known as Marijuana/Weed)

  1. Cannabis has known for its effect of muscle relaxant, it does help control epileptic seizures, children or adults who are suffering from seizures use Cannabidiol and based on researched the compound content of marijuana somehow help people control with the epileptic occurrence.
  2. Treat Glaucoma: What is Glaucoma? It is the buildup of pressure inside the eye because of that it will damage the optic nerve which in the long run will end up with a permanent blindness or vision loss. It’s an inherited disease that slowly accumulates or it will slowly shows later on. If treated with marijuana it will help diminished the pressure inside the eye based on National Eye Institute, as studies shows that Marijuana causes lowered intraocular pressure but there’s no 100% guarantee that it can treat for a longer period since the effect will only last for few hours.
  3. Herbal plant not only relaxes the muscles but also to overcome the feeling of nauseous and can help lose weight.
  4. Slows the growth of cancer cells

Based on the website about the Molecular Cancer Therapeutics , the inhibition of the cancer gene Id-1 has shown evidence that it slows down the spread of cancer cell throughout the system. It suppresses the growth to the brain, breast and lungs.