Cannabis, also called marijuana though not legal in some states in North America is being used as a medical aid for us to deal with various types of health issues. There are two strains that come from the cannabis plant and they are marijuana and hemp. Marijuana has a euphoric effect that relaxes a person that is using it in various ways like being smoked, or mixed in with foods like brownies for a more potent effect. Marijuana though illegal has been used for centuries for medical purposes. Hemp, also called Industrial Hemp is used in various ways that help us in our daily lives. The ways that hemp are used are to make rope, food, and textiles. Beverages can also be made from the plant for drinking. The oil that is used to be put on to raw vegetables or salads as a dressing. The seeds can be put into shakes and smoothies, plus they can be a topping for pasta. One can actually put it on different kind of foods, as well as make various types of food. There are some other items that is made from the strain of cannabis and it will aid with ailments that one may have.

Hemp is also used to make auto parts, cosmetics, dynamite, supplements, and medicines. Hemp has some healthful benefits like a omega-3 and omega-6 essential fatty acids, they contain super omega-3 stearidonic acid and super omega-6-gamma-linolenic acid. These fatty acids are said to reduce inflammation, improve brain function lower blood pressure, cholesterol, stroke, even heart disease risk, along with that increased energy and potential weight loss. But using a hemp extract for pain relief is believed to aid with other issues that maybe going with the person, like the oil from the plant’s leaves is used for arthritis, by reducing inflammation, reducing stiffness and helping the person to feel less pain. The oil was stated to decrease the muscle spasms that come with multiple sclerosis and in a way made movement better for the patient. It is said that hemp oil aids in chemotherapy, which helps with the nausea and the weakness that comes with going through chemo. The few body aches people would have to deal with when they are going through the therapy.

Chronic pain is something that many may know very well and would like to be healed from. The oil is able to assist in naturally remedying the aches and pain that comes with chronic pain. The oil goes to the areas where the pains are located, by increasing the cannaboid receptors and relieving the soreness and swelling in the joints. Fibromyalgia and menstrual cramps are aided as well. Fibromyalgia it numbs the stiff muscles that is a symptom of the illness, along with the headaches that comes with the disorder as well. It makes the woman able to relax and not tense up due to the cramps and bloating of menstrual pain. Muscles are relaxed, cramps are calmed down and easier.