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What are the medical benefits of cannabis?

What are the medical benefits of cannabis?

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Years of research has yielded results which suggest that cannabis may be of benefit in the treatment of some conditions which are listed below. Chronic pain Medical marijuana has been studied to treat chronic pain. In the U.S, chronic pain is the leading cause of disability, affecting more than 25 million adults. Studies have revealed that marijuana or products containing cannabinoids, which are the active ingredients of marijuana, are known to act on the pain receptors of the brain, making them useful in redressing chronic pain.   Alcoholism and drug addictions Although a comprehensive study revealed that intake of marijuana could help people with alcohol or opioid dependencies fight against their habits, this finding may be contentious as further investigations show that regular consumption of marijuana can comparatively increase the…
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