Cannabis

Cannabis, also known as marijuana among other names, is a psychoactive drug from the Cannabis plant used for medical or recreational purposes. The main psychoactive part of cannabis is tetrahydrocannabinol, one of the 483 known compounds in the plant, including at least 65 other cannabinoids.

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How New York patients struggling with weight can get help from Medical Marijuana

How New York Patients Struggling with Weight Can Get Help from Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana has been approved for the treatment of several chronic and life-threatening illness in more than two dozen states. After a contentious debate, New York became one of the jurisdictions that now allow its use. In 2016, the Empire…
How can the New York medical community benefit from the alternative medical treatment of Cannabis?

How can the New York medical community benefit from the alternative medical treatment of cannabis?

When conventional western medicine does not seem to have a positive effect on disease progression or when debilitating complications associated with treatment are possible, patients often look to alternative medicine. Alternative medicine has…
Medical marijuana and kids; A New York mother’s guide to effective treatment options.

Medical marijuana and kids; A New York mother’s guide

Medical marijuana has helped many patients who have been diagnosed with a life-threatening condition. Everything from cancer to epilepsy, PTSD, and opioid addiction can gain some benefit from cannabis. There are countless stories and patient-based…