chronic pain






This article, from the June 2016 Journal of Pain, suggests that using medical cannabis for chronic pain treatment may benefit some chronic pain patients. The reported improvement in quality of life, better side effect profile, and decreased opioid use should be confirmed by rigorous, longitudinal studies that also assess how chronic pain patients […]

Medical Cannabis Use Is Associated With Decreased Opiate Medication Use ...


Using 8-hour human laboratory experiments, we evaluated the analgesic efficacy ofvaporized cannabis in patients with neuropathic pain related to injury or diseaseof the spinal cord, most of whom were experiencing pain despite traditional treatment.After obtaining baseline data, 42 participants underwent a standardized procedurefor inhaling 4 puffs of vaporized cannabis containing […]

An Exploratory Human Laboratory Experiment Evaluating Vaporized Cannabis in the ...


                                          Severe pain drove this average Minnesotan to seek the comforts of medical cannabis. Here’s how things worked out for her.   Read More: Will medical cannabis really work for […]

Will medical cannabis really work for my chronic pain? | ...