The Medicinal Power of Cannabis


Hemp is one of humanity’s oldest medicines. Certainly, its history of cultivation goes back to up-to 10,000 years ago.Let us look at The Medicinal Power of Cannabis and how they can benefit in treating few health conditions.

Hemp was used for curing disease in ancient cultures from China to India and many more. Hemp from the plant cannabis sativa, and cannabis Indica, has a rich and varied history of usage.Most important usage includes hemp fibers in textiles, the oil and the seeds for medicinal use.


CBD (Cannabidiol) is a phytocannabinoid discovered in 1940. It is one of some 113 identified cannabinoids in cannabis plants and accounts for up to 40% of the plant’s extract. In 2018, clinical research on cannabidiol included preliminary studies of anxiety, cognition, movement disorders, and pain.

Medical Uses of CBD:

CBD can calm anxiety and relieve stress. Even extreme forms of stress like post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can be treated. Most importantly,it helps control seizures. Because of this ability, it helps in the treatment of neurological diseases like Parkinson’s, Huntington’s, Alzheimer’s, and multiple sclerosis.

Above all, CBD is more effective than opioids present. And it has many other therapeutic uses. Therefore, alleviating nausea, reducing the pain and inflammation of arthritis, and combating invasive cancers, also can be treated.

The most important use of Cannabis is treating pain.It is more effective in treating Chronic Pain.It is also a fantastic muscle relaxant. Studies reveal that it lessens tremors.Therefore it is being considered in treating Parkinson’s.

However,all of these these claims are still awaiting strong evidences.

Source and references from Medicinal Power of Cannabis by Dr. John Hicks.

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