Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Blog

Does Cannabis Use Cause Periodontitis (Gum Disease)?

Does Cannabis Use Cause Periodontitis (Gum Disease)?

Just this year alone, millions of people across the United States will be diagnosed with periodontitis, also often referred to as gum disease. Gum disease is extremely common, especially in adults, but if left untreated, it can cause gum recession and even the loss of...
Can Cannabis Help With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

Can Cannabis Help With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

Chronic fatigue syndrome, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis, or ME/CFS, is a condition that may affect thousands, if not millions of people across the United States. Those who have chronic fatigue syndrome experience severe fatigue which can last for months or...
Medical Marijuana and Crohn’s Disease: Methods and Strains to Use

Medical Marijuana and Crohn’s Disease: Methods and Strains to Use

Crohn’s disease, an auto-immune disease, is a type of inflammatory bowel condition that is estimated to affect over three million Americans. Those with Crohn’s disease can attest to the pain and discomfort caused by the condition. Considering that cannabis...
Using CBD and Other Cannabinoids to Treat Acute Pain

Using CBD and Other Cannabinoids to Treat Acute Pain

For those recovering from an accident or surgery, pain management can be an ongoing struggle, and with opioid use becoming a growing issue in the United States, many are wondering if there are more effective and safer ways to help manage acute pain. Not surprisingly,...
Should You Get a CBD Massage?

Should You Get a CBD Massage?

As the CBD craze continues to grow across the United States, stores are rushing to stock their shelves with CBD-infused products. Even celebrities are attesting to the therapeutic properties of CBD, claiming to have experienced relief from anxiety and chronic pain...
Is It Safe To Use Cannabis While Breastfeeding?

Is It Safe To Use Cannabis While Breastfeeding?

As medical marijuana becomes legalized in a growing number of states across America, many are wondering about the short and long term effects of cannabis use on their health. For those who use cannabis and are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant, these questions...