There are a plethora of ways that cannabis can help you live a long, healthy life. It has what mercola.com, calls “miracle molecules.” Cannabinoids or CBD, is the most well known Cannabinoid. It produces biological effects interacting with specific receptors located in the cell membranes. But there are specific ailments that cannabis helps with. Here are some of the many benefits of using Cannabis.
According to MSN, a chemical found in cannabis stops cancer cells from spreading. Cannabidiol stops cancer by turning off a gene called ID-l, the study published in the journal Molecular Cancer Therapeutics found. It can also be used to help relieve the effects of chemotherapy according to cancer.org. They also say that Marijuana can help slow some of the effects of cancer but it can not cure the disease.
Insomnia sufferers know all too well the woes of many sleepless nights. Cannabis Oil works by relaxing the body and mind while also inducing a lower energy level. This will make it easier to wind down, thus falling asleep much easier. According to Truthonpot.com, show that endocannabinoids increase sleepiness and that insomnia may even be caused by a dysfunctional endocannabinoid system.
There is little known about what actually causes migraines. But tests and research have shown that intake of cannabis can almost immediately combat a migraine. But Psychology Today says, “our brain’s own endogenous marijuana-like chemicals produce analgesia by modulating the entry of pain signals into the brain at the level of our spinal cord.” Cannabis has a way of masking the painful effects of a migraine by simply blocking the receptors.
4. Safer Than Alcohol
We have all heard it before, the argument that Cannabis has not killed anyone but alcohol has.” It reigns true. There are countless stories about violence, death, etc. That is because alcohol is more likely to promote violence and self-destruction. Cannabis relaxes and eases the mind, unlike alcohol. From a long-term standpoint, according to High Times, alcohol prevents muscle growth, and the long-term effects could be deadly. There are no reported cases of cannabis wreaking havoc as alcohol does.
5. Hemp Seeds
Hemp Seeds have many healthy properties but because of the association with Cannabis, many people disregard its resourceful properties. DrAxe.com says that hemp seeds have an abundance of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, which promote cardiovascular health.
6. No Stress
If you can’t relate to any else in this article, you have to be able to relate to this. Cannabis has a way of disarming all of your troubles. It will make you forget about your problems and replace them with pure bliss. I am not saying that whenever you have problems, you should run to Cannabis. The point is, the less stress you have in your life will result in a healthier life.
But if you don’t believe me, watch this hilarious clip of Katt Williams giving his take on why Marijuana is great.
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