Conventional medication for chronic pain
Studies suggest that cannabis medication can be a complement or alternative to opiates and opioids for certain types of pain.
Cannabis products for pain
Among many other fields of application, studies also deal with the possible pain-relieving effect of cannabis preparations.
Medical cannabis strains at a glance
Instead of dividing plants and their effects into sativas and indicas, most scientists today agree that the content of cannabinoids is largely responsible for the different effects of cannabis.
Cannabis for ADHD
Have you ever heard of cannabis for ADHD? Since 2017, medical cannabis can be prescribed as a medicine under certain conditions.
Cannabis for multiple sclerosis
Worldwide, approximately 2.8 million people are affected by the neurological disease multiple sclerosis. In Germany, about 0.34% of the population lives with it.
Cannabis for cancer
Medical cannabis can make the difficult time of chemotherapy easier for patients because it can reduce unpleasant side effects.
Cannabis against depression
Depression has long been a widespread disease in Germany. In some cases, medical cannabis can be a good supplement for depressive patients.
PTSD and Cannabis as Medicine
Research and medicine is looking at the use of medical cannabis as a complementary treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder.
Cannabis for epilepsy
In Germany, epileptic seizures without an obvious trigger occur in about one in 100 individuals. When all treatment options have been exhausted, cannabidiol (CBD) could be an alternative option.
Cannabis for sleep disorders
According to a health report, around 80 percent of working individuals in Germany suffered from poor sleep in 2017. Can medical cannabis help with sleep disorders?
Cannabis for fibromyalgia - New hope for patients
Fibromyalgia cannot be cured, however, medical cannabis gives hope to patients to regain some quality of life. In this article you can read about the disease and the treatment with medical cannabis.
Cannabis for Crohn's disease
What are the symptoms of Crohn's disease, how is it diagnosed and what treatments are available? We answer these questions in the following article. We also focus on cannabis as a medicine for Crohn's disease symptoms.
Cannabis has been used for medical purposes and fibers for thousands of years.
The cannabis plant has a complex composition with many different chemical compounds.
Cannabinoids are produced, functioning, and regulated within the body as well as present in the cannabis plant.
The therapeutic effect of cannabinoids depends on the absorption, systemic distribution, breakdown, and excretion patterns.