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Healing Herb: Navigating the World of Medical Cannabis
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Healing Herb: Navigating the World of Medical Cannabis

Studies have found that medical cannabis could potentially help reduce opioid cravings and symptoms of withdrawal as well as offer an alternative to opioids for managing pain. While the research is still ongoing, it could be a significant step forward in fighting this major public health crisis. Patients undergoing cancer treatment often face debilitating side effects such as nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite. Medical cannabis has been found to offer relief from these symptoms by reducing nausea and increasing appetite. Studies have also shown that cannabis may have a potential role in fighting cancer cells. Some research suggests that cannabinoids may inhibit the growth of tumor cells, slow down the formation of new blood vessels needed for the cancer cells to thrive, and potentially...