Chronic Pain

What Is CBD?

Highlights From This Post:  -CBD is a component of marijuana called a cannabinoid. -CBD does not cause a high, but does appear to exert pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory effects. -Several studies show that CBD significantly reduces chronic inflammation. -CBD may also help people with anxiety and those trying to stop smoking. -Most drug screens are not… Continue reading What Is CBD?

Chronic Pain

Does Medical Marijuana Help Relieve Pain?

Marijuana is increasingly being prescribed and used for a variety of medical reasons, including pain relief. But its use is controversial. In the United States it continues to be illegal under federal law. Despite this fact, over half the states in the U.S. have legalized it. Many tout its ability to ease certain of types of chronic… Continue reading Does Medical Marijuana Help Relieve Pain?