ENDOURAGE FOR CLINICIANS
ADHD, ADD and Hyperactivity
Hyperactivity and attention disorders have been the subject of numerous cannabinoid studies, with most concluding CBD is fairly effective.
ALS/Lou Gehrig's Disease
Symptoms of ALS have shown significant reduction when treated with cannabis.
Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia
Alzheimer’s is one of the conditions widely known to respond positively to cannabinoids, and its medicinal properties are considered superior to many treatment options currently available.
Anorexia, Cachexia and Bulimia
The appetite-stimulating properties of cannabinoids and terpenes in CBD can help with eating disorders.
Anxiety, OCD and Stress
Cannabinoids have been shown to alleviate common anxiety disorders, easing many of the socially debilitating symptoms.
The tremendous therapeutic value of CBD to provide relief for patients suffering with arthritis has been widely publicized.
Cannabinoids’ anti-inflammatory properties can soothe areas that become inflamed, including one’s airways.
The positive effects of cannabinoids on plaque buildup in blood vessels are well documented, and its prevention of atherosclerosis has been observed for decades.
Recent data indicate a strong justification for further clinical studies on the use of CBD for the treatment of autism.
Though smoking cannabis can cause symptoms of bronchitis, taking cannabinoids in a non-smoking manner can actually help treat it.
Cannabinoids have shown genuine promise in treating, preventing and—in rare cases—curing numerous forms of cancer.
Antidepressant properties from cannabinoids have been consistently observed for years, with the psychology world pushing for cannabinoid-based treatments now more than ever.
Cannabinoids not only alleviate the symptoms that come with diabetes, but appear to fight the disease itself.
Cannabis has been consistently rated to be a more effective treatment than any drugs currently approved for fibromyalgia patients.
Cannabinoids can reduce intraocular pressure and help alleviate the symptoms of glaucoma.
Cannabinoids can help relieve symptoms associated with cardiovascular issues, and reduce the likelihood of heart disease.
Cannabinoids have been shown to have therapeutic value in the movement-related symptoms of Huntington’s disease.
IBD, IBS, Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
The anti-inflammatory properties of cannabinoids can help alleviate a variety of bowel syndromes and diseases.
Insomnia and Sleep Apnea
Sedation is a common side effect of cannabinoids, so it can help with sleep-depriving disorders and conditions.
Liver Disease, Hepatitis and Cirrhosis of the Liver
Cannabinoids can be used to help treat a wide range of liver diseases by stimulating enzymatic systems.
Cannabinoids can help boost a low libido and increase sex drive, predominantly in women.
Cannabinoids have been shown to reduce and prevent the severity and frequency of migraines and cluster headaches.
Cannabinoids can lessen MS-related pain and help reduce tremors, depression and anxiety.
The anti-nausea properties of cannabinoids have provided relief to cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy.
Despite its ability to stimulate the appetite (otherwise known as “the munchies”), consuming cannabinoids is generally correlated with a lower overall body mass index.
Cannabinoids appear to improve the regulation of bone growth and help prevent bone resorption.
The potent analgesic powers of cannabinoids are among its better-known benefits.
Parkinson’s Disease and Meige Syndrome
Patients with Parkinson’s and Meige Syndrome have experienced consistent relief from cannabinoids, with some people reporting an absence of tremors.
The endocannabinoid system plays an important role in the handling of traumatic memory, and cannabinoids have been shown to help treat PTSD.
Seizures, Epilepsy and Spasticity
Many types of seizures and spasticity can be treated with cannabinoids to reduce severity of current episodes, and prevent future instances.
The neuroprotective properties of cannabinoids can help protect the brain from dangerous post-stroke symptoms.
CBD has been used to treat various substance abuse disorders with a remarkable level of effectiveness compared to current treatments.