Amazing Medical Marijuana Health Benefits | Learn More
Saturday, Jun 20, 2015

Marijuana has been in medicinal use for several centuries in different regions of the world. Though as a modern alternative medicine, the use of marijuana has faced some controversy. Marijuana the plant has chemical compounds that have an effect on the human brain/mind. The plant also known as Cannabis sativa has chemical related compounds that have mind-altering effects. The key compounds are known as chemicaldelta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD). Marijuana is used as a medical plant. Medical marijuana or Medical cannabis are the terms often referred to by medics, where the whole plant or extracts of the plant are used to treat disease or symptoms thereof. Here doctors use therapy to help alleviate pain or treat disease. There is the use of the chemical compounds THC or Cannabidiol (CBD).

People have often used marijuana for recreational purposes, via smoking and have often overdosed themselves thus adverse effects have been seen. However, medics say that are several benefits to the use of marijuana as medicine.