Marijuana can reduce pain caused by conditions such as arthritis, fibromyalgia, endometriosis, and migraines It can also minimize cancer treatment side effects and replace the long-term use of NSAIDs like ibuprofen.
Due to its effects on the limbic system, marijuana can treat conditions such as anxiety, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis (MS), Parkinson’s disease, PTSD, and Tourette’s.
The CBD in marijuana can help reduce inflammation, benefiting conditions such as Crohn’s disease, IBS, and rheumatoid arthritis. Decreasing inflammation in the body can also improve overall health.
The relaxing effects of marijuana can help improve sleep disorders, such as insomnia. Improved sleep can also occur when pain is reduced from marijuana use.