Medical Marijuana for Muscular Dystrophy
MD or Muscular Dystrophy affects 1 in 3000 male live births in the whole world. This only affects boys with extremely exception. This certain disease refers to a group of genetic diseases which progressively damages and weakens the facial, limb, breathing and heart muscles. This is caused by the lack of protein in the body which is needed to make sure that the firmness and function of the muscles are proper. If the muscles tissues are damaged, the muscle bulk is reduced.
There are a lot of cures for a variety of MD. The main goal for the cures are to control the symptoms and physical therapy will help the patients maintain strength and function of the muscles. There are tools or orthopaedic appliances that can aid the patient. Surgery might be needed and medications are taken by children. There is no cure for some types of MD so the only important thing is to control its symptoms and to maintain or perhaps help improve the strength of the patient.
Cannabis has been a very important part of the whole MD treatment. It has been used by a lot of medical practitioners in helping their patients cope with the situation. Medical marijuana is used to control the symptoms of muscular dystrophy.
There are some Muscular Dystophy patients who have seen improvements in their quality of life after they have undergone marijuana treatment. More and more people with MD have been using marijuana because of its effectiveness.
If you have a family member who has Muscular Dystrophy then marijuana could help. However, the price of marijuana could not be cheap for you so growing your own weed could really make you save a lot of money. Buy marijuana seeds and grow your own marijuana plants that will provide you with high quality buds for treating the symptoms of muscular dystrophy and for sure you or your family member who has MD will feel better after you use it.
* as always please be sure to consult with a health professional to assess the risks and rewards of adding medicinal cannabis to your treatment program.