New Study Looks at Cannabis Users’ Pain Tolerance

A study by University of British Columbia Okanagan campus shows that regular cannabis use, unlike opiate use, does not make pain sensitivity worse, the way opiates do.  Due to the alarming opiate crisis in the country, coupled with an increased interest in medical cannabis, there has been an uptick in…

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Cannabinoids and Neuropathic Pain Relief – How Cannabis Works on Neuropathy

Cannabinoids and Neuropathic Pain Relief Pain is not a comfortable feeling to live with. Unfortunately, some people always are in some form of pain. Pain doesn’t appear out of nowhere. It is typically caused by an illness or injury, but sometimes, there is chronic pain. When pain lasts longer than…

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Could Glycine Receptors be the Pathway for Cannabinoids to Relieve Pain?

Could Glycine Receptors be the Pathway for Cannabinoids to Relieve Pain? Glycine receptors (GLyRs) have been discovered in the mid- ‘50s by scientists, but they had a hard time identifying therapeutic agents targeting these receptors. In the process of finding therapeutic ways to treat specific chronic pain and pain-related disorders,…

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Smoking Cannabis Found to Reduce Migraine Pain by 50% Says New Study

Smoking Cannabis Found To Reduce Migraine Pain By 50% Anyone that has ever had to suffer through bouts of chronic migraines will tell you that these types of pain attacks are no joke. Migraines can often be so painful that they induce nausea, and for the millions of people with…

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Cannabis For Pain, Parkinson’s, PTSD, and Endometriosis: What The Latest Studies Say

Cannabis For Pain, Parkinson’s, PTSD, and Endometriosis: What The Latest Studies Say With millions of people around the world suffering from diseases that affect our quality of life, it’s critical that patients get the medication that they need. Pain, Parkinson’s Disease, PTSD, and endometriosis are among the most common diseases…

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How Medical Marijuana Can Help Treat Fibromyalgia Pain (UPDATED)

Many people, even medical practitioners, know little about fibromyalgia even though it’s seen as one of the most painful conditions humans experience. The disorder affects millions of sufferers worldwide, women more so than men, but what causes this mysterious condition, and, more importantly, how can it be treated successfully? Studies…

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New Study Says Mixing Opioids with Cannabis is Good for Pain, but is it Good for You?

Would You Mix Opioids With Cannabis? This Study Says It’s Good For Pain. But Is It Good For You? Few things can be more debilitating in this world than excruciating pain. No matter what’s causing it, pain can make life difficult to live. That’s why there are billions of dollars…

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Israeli Scientist are Working on a Cannabis Inhaler for Cancer Pain

Israeli Scientists are Working on a Cannabis Inhaler For Cancer Pain Cancer patients who need to medicate but prefer not to smoke can soon look forward to another way to administer pot: via inhalation. Breakthrough work is being done by Israeli companies Panaxia Pharmaceutical Industries and Rafa to study how medical…

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