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Cannabis and Pain

Pain is physical suffering or discomfort typically caused by illness or injury. Chronic pain is defined as any pain lasting more than 12 weeks. It can persist for months or years. Opiates are the most common treatment for chronic pain, even though substantial research shows that they are not effective. About 60% of people suffering from chronic pain are women.

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New Research Shows Cannabinoids Mitigate Pain

2019-07-24T16:40:06+12:00July 24th, 2019|

A new meta-analysis study suggests that cannabinoids mitigate pain among patients with pain-related clinical conditions. In fact, cannabinoid administration was associated with greater pain reduction than placebo administration.