More than 70% of Americans are in favor of medical marijuana, and this rate has been increasing every year. This trend is reinforced because there have been no deaths are caused by using marijuana, either medicinally or recreationally.
Dr. Lester Grinspoon, a professor emeritus at Harvard Medical School, confirmed:
“There are no deaths from cannabis use. Anywhere. You can’t find one.”
The biochemist and human pathologist, Dr. Paul Hornby, who was one of the leading authorities on cannabis research, said:
“I’ve heard you have to smoke something like 15,000 joints in 20 minutes to get a toxic amount of delta-9 tetrahydrocannibinol, I challenge anybody to do that.”
Here are some of the best possible benefits of marijuana:
More than 300,000 cases of migraines were listed as “able to treat” by doctors in California. Although the evidence is non-clinical, it is definitely worth taking notice on.
Glaucoma of the eye
Marijuana’s treatment of glaucoma is pretty well-known.
Stopping Cancer, HIV/AIDS
Both FDA and American Cancer Society agree that the active ingredients in marijuana have been approved by officials to “relieve nausea and vomiting and increase appetite in people with cancer and AIDS.
“The American Cancer Society says that “marijuana has anti-bacterial properties, inhibits tumor growth, and enlarges the airways, which they believe can ease the severity of asthma attacks.”
Not to mention that we at Exposing The Truth have catalogued 123 scientific studies providing evidence that THC and CBC (chemicals in marijuana) have serious anti-cancer properties.
Fighting Depression, Anxiety, ADD and ADHD
According to the Harvard Mental Health Letter:
“Those who consume marijuana occasionally or even daily have lower levels of depressive symptoms than those who have never tried marijuana. Weekly users had less depressed mood, more positive effect, and fewer somatic complaints than non-users.”
According to a study undertaken by Virginia Commonwealth University:
“Natural marijuana “plays a critical role in controlling spontaneous seizures in epilepsy.”
The following infographic contain some simple explanation of best 10 health benefits of marijuana:
- 10 Major Health Benefits of Marijuana
- 10 Surprising Health Benefits of Medical Marijuana