Cancer is an umbrella term for a group of diseases in which cells grow and spread abnormally, causing a wide variety of problems. According to the National Cancer Institute, there are over 100 types of cancers that affect humans. 12.7 million people per year are diagnosed with the disease, and another 7.6 million die from… Read More

Lou Gehrig’s disease, also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), is a disorder that results in the death of neurons responsible for control of voluntary muscles. According to the ALS Association there are about 30 thousand Americans suffering from the disorder. We’ll take a look at ALS, the typical treatment methods and how cannabis can… Read More

Cachexia (Wasting Syndrome), is a serious side effect of many diseases that is characterized primarily by extreme weight loss. For patients suffering from cachexia, gaining weight or slowing the rate of weight loss is extremely difficult. in this article we’ll look at the disease, readily available treatment methods, and how cannabis interacts with its patients.… Read More

Diabetes Mellitus is the name for a group of metabolic diseases in which patients have high blood sugar for an extended period. According to the CDC, a staggering 29 million people have some form of the disease – roughly 10% of the entire population. Here we’ll have a look at diabetes, traditional treatments and the… Read More

Parkinson’s Disease is a disorder in which sufferers lost most control of their motor skills. According to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, more than 10 million people across the globe are effected by Parkinson’s. We’ll explain the disease to you, how it’s usually treated, and the effectiveness of cannabis on those who suffer from Parkinson’s Disease.… Read More