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Cannabis has been legal for medical use in California since 1996, and for recreational use since 2016. California became the first state to legalize medical marijuana with the passage of the Compassionate Use Act of 1996 (Proposition 215). And in November 2016, voters in California approved the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (Proposition 64), legalizing the recreational use of cannabis. Here, MedCareFarms.com, the top medical and recreational marijuana (mmj) clinic, head and smoke shop in Alberhill, CA, will discuss some core concepts and main reasons why cannabis is used medicinally.

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Dispensaries allow for the sale of both medical and recreational marijuana. MedCareFarms.com is known as the best local cannabis club dispensary open late with online ordering and express delivery in the Terra Cotta area. A head shop, meanwhile, is a retail outlet that specializes in paraphernalia and merchandise used and supported for the consumption of cannabis and items related to cannabis culture. 

MedCareFarms.com is the best 420 club with online deals near Lake Elsinore, CA. As you likely know, 420 (pronounced four-twenty) is slang in cannabis culture that refers to the consumption of cannabis (particularly smoking).

What you may not be aware of is that there are more than 100 active compounds found in cannabis. THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is probably the most well-known and is responsible for the psychoactive properties that produce feelings of relaxation and euphoria. The second most popular compound, CBD (cannabidiol) contains a myriad of pain and anxiety-reducing properties. MedCareFarms.com is the top THC and CBD weed store and clinic around Lake Elsinore in the Riverside County area.

Discover MedCareFarms.com: the best 420 recreational medical marijuana dispensary smoke head shop, local weed store and online pot club clinic featuring mmj, thc and cbd edibles, vape, tinctures and pre roll for sale on our menu listing with prices, express ordering and delivery deals near Terra Cotta or Alberhill in Lake Elsinore, CA...servicing the surrounding Riverside County area...open late!

Uses for Medical Marijuana (MMJ)

Some people only think of the recreational side of marijuana, but as you may have known by now, this plant can also be used to treat medical issues. The use of marijuana as a medicinal plant has been recognized since the days of ancient China. 

In today’s modern-day, scientists and medical experts have discovered, and are still continuously studying, the potential health benefits of marijuana. The following are the most common uses for medical marijuana:

Seizures

One incredible discovery regarding medical marijuana is its use for people who experience seizures. Seizure is a condition that affects millions of people and is caused by abnormal electrical activity in the brain. Studies have proven with class 1 evidence that CBD can improve seizure control when added to other AEDs in patients.

Anxiety

Many Americans suffer from anxiety due to societal and environmental reasons. Medical marijuana can be used to treat the anxiousness that so many people experience every day. While much of this is self-prescribed, some studies have shown that cannabis may help reduce symptoms of anxiety such as sleep deprivation.

Headache

It is reported that people use cannabis to treat headaches, and there is also scientific evidence that suggests that it can help in treating migraines. Pre-clinical studies show that endocannabinoid’s role in migraine pathogenesis suggests potential therapeutic value.

Weight Gain

Some people associate recreational cannabis with getting hungry and eating while being in a high state. From this, we can assume that cannabis can have an effect on a person’s appetite. That’s why medical marijuana is also being considered as a medicine that can help people who are struggling with the loss of appetite due to diseases such as cancer.

Cancer

One of the most well-known uses for medical marijuana is for cancer patients. While more studies are needed to determine if cannabis can be used to cure cancer, cannabis is being used to treat nausea associated with chemotherapy (a practice commonly used to cure cancer). 

When it comes to medical marijuana, we are entering an exciting frontier and there are still many things to be discovered as scientists are running more studies to discover the potential medicinal benefits of this plant. 

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