Leafwell’s Most Popular Medical Cannabis Articles of May 2021

Ruth Lemon
Ruth Lemon - VP of Operations

Jun 01 2021 - 2 min read

Did you miss any of the educational blogs about medical cannabis and what it means to be a medical marijuana patient in the US? Here’s our round up of the best blogs we published in May 2021. Click through to read each blog:

Medical Cannabis and Chronic Health Conditions

What is it?

A look at all of the chronic health conditions which can be treated with medical cannabis.

Why does it matter?

The number of conditions medical cannabis can help is quite simply amazing. Understanding how and why allows researchers and physicians to better recognize the power of cannabis as medicine and improve its use on a patient by patient basis.

May marks the beginning of many health initiatives and awareness drives for several health problems. How can cannabis help?

Why Get a Medical Card in a Recreational State?

What is it?

A review of tax benefits, legal protections and access to better products by medical marijuana card holders in recreational states

Why does it matter?

Just because you live in a recreational state, it doesn’t mean you can’t get value from becoming a medical patient.

Getting a medical marijuana card and cannabis certificate in a recreational state - advantages.

What is the Best CBD Oil?

What is it?

A guide to the best medical CBD oils available right now.

Why does it matter?

With so many products, we know purchasing can be confusing. Use our guide to try some of the better and more reliable products and find the one which works for you.

What is the Best CBD Oil?

What do THCA and CBDA do? A Closer Look at the Acidic Cannabinoids

What is it?

A deep dive into what THCA and CBDA are, and what these cannabinoid do.

Why does it matter?

Although there is little research at this point, there is some evidence to suggest that there may be some medical benefits to THCA and CBDA.

Cannabis on a wooden plate- acidic cannabinoids.

Guide to Laws for Children Using Medical Marijuana

What is it?

Advice for parents and guardians whose children are using medical cannabis.

Why does it matter?

Laws are different for children – parents and guardians need to know what their children can and cannot do as medical cannabis patients.

Medical marijuana laws regarding children.

Medical Cannabis for Nerve Pain

What is it?

A look into how cannabis can help with nerve pain, sometimes called neuropathy.

Why does it matter?

Pain was the most common qualifying condition amongst our patients of 2020 – nerve pain is a common complaint and medical cannabis can help.

Medical cannabis / medical marijuana for nerve pain (neuropathy).

It’s Time the US Military Makes Peace with Cannabis Treatment for PTSD

What is it?

We look at why cannabis treatment for veterans suffering from PTSD should be accepted by the US military.

Why does it matter?

PTSD is the one universal qualifying condition across all state medical marijuana programs – there’s a reason for this. We believe in cannabis as an effective treatment for those experiencing PTSD.

Medical cannabis / marijuana for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Veterans and Armed Forces Day.

How Long Does it Take to Feel the Benefits of Cannabis?

What is it?

A great introductory blog to help people new to cannabis understand how to dose cannabis and when to stop.

Why does it matter?

Knowing what to expect will help reduce the risk of taking too much cannabis. Learn how long you should wait before increasing your dose for a range of cannabis products.

How long does it take to feel the effects and benefits of medical marijuana, THC and CBD in particular?

Can you Learn to Study While on Cannabis?

What is it?

A look into how cannabis affects our brains and our ability to learn.

Why does it matter?

Cannabis use to treat anxiety and stress at college is common – now you ned to know how this could be affecting your studies.

Learn to study while on cannabis

Plus, don’t forget to sign our petition to save telemedicine in Pennsylvania – we’ll be advocating for telemedicine laws across all states over the coming months.

telemedicine Pennsylvania

Written by
Ruth Lemon
Ruth Lemon

Ruth Lemon has worked in Cambodia and Australia, gaining experience in the non-profit sector, education and international development, and digital marketing. Ruth is helping Leafwell to scale without compromising the customer experience and seeks to create a frictionless customer journey. She now lives in the UK with her rescued Cambodian cat and believes Leafwell is improving access to and understanding of a valuable medical alternative.

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