Cannabis and Pain

Cannabis is being touted as being able to help a myriad of medical problems, some of them being Alzheimer’s disease, appetite loss, cancer, Crohn’s disease, eating disorders, epilepsy, glaucoma, mental health conditions, multiple sclerosis, muscle spasms, nausea, and pain[1]. This article will look at the use of cannabis as a painkiller, and examine whether it is a miracle medicine, or snake oil.