Chronic Pain

What is Chronic Pain? If you have pain that has persists for more than 3 months and not been relieved by medical or surgical care, you may have a chronic pain condition. Chronic pain is characterized by generalized muscle or nerve pain, that persists well beyond reasonable expectations of recovery; it affects 100 million Americans…

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Cannabis and PTSD

Medical Marijuana for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Cannabis and PTSD – Post-traumatic stress disorder is an anxiety disorder caused by the experience of traumatic events. Combat, car accidents and abuse are just a few examples of events that can lead to PTSD. The 3 main characteristics of PTSD are: Re-living of traumatic events Increased arousal Avoidance.…

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Connecticut approves 8 new conditions for Medical Marijuana Program

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In a press release from the Connecticut Department of Consumer protection dated August 28, 2018 8 new conditions for adults and 2 new conditions for patients under 18 were approved by the regulations Review Committee of the General Assembly. The new Medical Marijuana program now adds: For Adults Spasticity or Neuropathic Pain Associated with Fibromyalgia…

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