Medical marijuana is one of the most exciting new frontiers of modern medicine, offering treatment and relief to a wide variety of conditions, ranging from minor to severe. No matter your reason for seeking medical marijuana as a treatment, Shoreline Medical Spa can qualify you for a medical marijuana card, to be able to purchase at one of the Connecticut dispensaries.
Marijuana, also known as cannabis, is a plant that can be used to treat a wide variety of conditions. Marijuana contains hundreds of compounds called cannabinoids, each of which affects the body in a different way. The two most prominent, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD), have very different effects but both can be effective treatment options in certain situations.
Medical marijuana is generally used to ease pain, boost your appetite, and counteract the effects of a variety of neurological disorders. The full list of conditions that qualify for medical cannabis includes:
Medical marijuana is also often used to help relieve the side effects of certain unpleasant treatments like chemotherapy. To receive medical marijuana, you must be a Connecticut resident.
If you’re interested in how medical marijuana could help you, call Shoreline Medical Spa today or make an appointment online with the scheduling tool.