cannabis to treat nausea
Disorders

Using Cannabis To Treat Nausea

September 11, 2017 Nicco Reggente, PhD

Using cannabis to treat nausea is perhaps the most popular and well-known medical use for the plant and its derivatives. It has been well-cited as a potent anti-nausea and anti-vomiting (antiemetic) treatment. The marijuana derivative called Marinol has been on the pharmaceutical market [Read More…]

can cannabis treat alcoholism
alcoholism

Can Cannabis Treat Alcoholism?

November 22, 2017 Nicco Reggente, PhD

Anyone who knows someone who smokes pot daily and also someone who drinks alcohol daily can tell which substance is more hazardous and leads to poorer decisions. It’s likely pretty clear the alcoholic’s quality of life would improve drastically if he substituted [Read More…]

cannabis for alzheimer's disease
Alzheimer's Disease

Can Cannabis Help Treat Alzheimer’s Disease?

April 1, 2016 Nicco Reggente

What is Alzheimer’s Disease? Before searching for an answer to the question “Can cannabis help Alzheimer’s disease?”, it is important to first understand the disease itself. Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a brain disorder that, most profoundly, deteriorates a person’s memory. It is [Read More…]

Marijuana For OCD
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Medical Marijuana For OCD– A Cure?

February 22, 2018 Nicco Reggente, PhD

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) can be a crippling condition, but some evidence shows medical marijuana for OCD can potentially offer relief. Anecdotal evidence is strong. Families interviewed by ABC News told of OCD-wracked children prone to “crippling and violent meltdowns,” which vanished [Read More…]

Crohn's Disease is treatable with cannabis
Crohn's Disease

Fighting Crohn’s Disease with Cannabis

June 15, 2016 Nicco Reggente

Treating Crohn’s Disease with Cannabis Do you or a loved one suffer from the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) or Crohn’s disease? Or maybe you are curious to see what modern scientific research says about treating Crohn’s disease with cannabis. Read [Read More…]

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