The use of cannabis is one topic that no one has ever reached an understanding on, every interested party has their own opinion and therefore reaching an agreement has become almost impossible. Some countries have legalized the use of medical marijuana to only people with severe health conditions but can make informed decisions based on the available facts and pieces of evidence.
There are publications from different sources on significant health benefits of medical cannabis across different genders and ages. Professionals havent done much of factual findings on the medical benefits of marijuana together with their side effects because the government and other bodies have placed many restrictions on the subject. This thus result to minimum clinical research to prove its efficiency in treating diseases.
The facts that are at hand at the moment is that marijuana can be used to minimize anxiety, increase appetite, reduce pain and can be used as a solution to prevent the feeling to vomit during chemotherapy. Despite the positive benefits, the use of medical marijuana has some known side effects such as hallucinations, dizziness, addiction, and fatigue. Medical cannabis can be taken into the body through various means which include swallowing of solid capsule vapor, dermal patches, cannabis edibles and dermal sprays. There are fewer risks of addiction or dependency that accompanies the use of medical marijuana as it was in the case of old methods such as the use of morphine. For people that have been having challenges with appetite and adding weight, using medical marijuana might be their solution.
There are different concerns on the use cannabis among the young people as they are bound to risks of immature brain and addiction. People are also concerned with the stability of drivers that use marijuana and yet are required to be on the road. Restrictions, laws and regulations on the use of marijuana differ from state to state. Many restrictions are surrounding its usage and are subject to prescriptions, authorization and medical recommendation. For one to have the ability to buy such drugs, they should be in possession of a card or a license. How people get the card differs from one state to the other.
The bureau of cannabis control has the responsibility to come up with control measures on the use of medical marijuana. MAUCRSA has taken up the responsibility of coming up with the general framework that governs the usage of medical marijuana. They recently announced the official approval of the state regulations for cannabis businesses across the supply chain. The regulations that have been put in place also serves in the interest of the user. There are protections from criminal penalties for using marijuana for medical purposes.