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My Personal Story Of Cannabis and Epi...

by Find Medical Marijuana Dispensaries at Nugs.com on 09/21/2012 - 04:36 pm

Most people have heard the term seizure, or epilepsy, at least once in their life time. But the majority of those people are uneducated on what epilepsy is, and what it means to have a seizure. I myself am an epileptic. My job to society is to be an educator and awareness raiser of how this disorder affects millions of lives, and how the use of medical cannabis can make a grand difference in an epileptic’s life, proven scientifically and through personal anecdotes.
 
For those who are skeptical of medical cannabis being an effective therapy for epilepsy, let me introduce myself and share my story. I am a twenty year old naturopathic medicine student currently working at applying ...

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Pancreatitis and the Effects of Medic...

by Find Medical Marijuana Dispensaries at Nugs.com on 09/14/2012 - 02:55 pm

Pancreatitis and the Effects of Medical Maijuana
 
by: Mitch Williams
 
Behind the stomach is a large vital gland known as the pancreas. It is designed to release glucagon, hormones and insulin as well as producing digestive enzymes that help the body absorb and digest food. Being that the pancreas is a storage base for digestive enzymes, injuries, such as pancreatitis, can become potentially menacing.
 
Pancreatitis is the inflation of the pancreas due to alcohol abuse, gallstones, physical trauma, medical procedures or medications, infections, high fat levels in the blood or hereditary diseases. The pain correlated with pancreatitis can range from mild to severe and ma ...

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