Cannabis: A Healthier Alternative for Chronic Pain

Cannabis’ effectiveness at treating chronic pain depends on the person, and the condition. Chronic knee pain from a sports injury may need to be treated differently than chronic pain related to diabetes. Continue reading Cannabis: A Healthier Alternative for Chronic Pain

Study: Legalizing Medical Marijuana Leads to Fewer Prescription Drug Overdose Deaths

Health Impact News Editor Comments The medical cannabis issue is a complicated one to understand, and we encourage readers to read our overview on the topic here: Medical Cannabis: The REAL Reason the Government Wants to Keep it Banned Here at Health Impact News we support health freedom and use of any natural products that have curative properties without government regulation. We are not supporting … Continue reading Study: Legalizing Medical Marijuana Leads to Fewer Prescription Drug Overdose Deaths

Medical Cannabis: The REAL Reason the Government Wants to Keep it Banned

Health Impact News “Cannabis” refers to the plant that is commonly called “marijuana.” The two terms are often used interchangeably. However, “cannabis” is the historical name that has been used in the medical literature. While public sentiments towards marijuana have recently changed to the point where two states have now voted to make it legal for recreational use, few people understand the actual history of … Continue reading Medical Cannabis: The REAL Reason the Government Wants to Keep it Banned