Medical Marijuana For Epilepsy
What Is Epilepsy?
According to the Epilepsy Foundation, epilepsy is a disorder that is characterized by unpredictable seizures. This disorder can also cause other health complications as well.
How Medical Marijuana Can Help Epilepsy
Epilepsy is widely treated with medication which leaves them to face unpleasant side effects such as dizziness, sleep disturbances, skin rashes, memory problems, and more. Now these patients can be treated with medical marijuana. Cannabis works with receptors in the body to impact things such as pain, inflammation, and anxiety. A study published examined the impact of CBD on treatment-resistant types of epilepsy, and found that CBD could reduce seizure frequency for people whom have not been successfully treated with medication.
Get Approved For Medical Marijuana Treatment
If you are a Virginia resident living with epilepsy and are interested in medical marijuana treatment, we are here to help! Schedule an appointment today by calling us at 888-633-5808 or schedule online.