Okemos, MI -- (ReleaseWire) -- 05/20/2014 -- Medical marijuana is one of the most highly debated topics of modern times. A lot of people are still divided with the marijuana’s impact to society. To help people understand the medical benefits of marijuana, The Clark Law Office has released an infographic that examines the truths behind medical marijuana. Titled “The Truth Behind Medical Marijuana”, the infographic discusses the major points about medical marijuana that include its common uses and known side effects.
According to the infographic, doctors usually prescribe medical marijuana to treat muscle spasms caused by multiple sclerosis, nausea from cancer chemotherapy, poor appetite & weight loss caused by HIV, seizure disorders and Crohn’s disease. It is also used as pain reliever for patients suffering from chronic illnesses. Medical marijuana is usually smoked but can also be eaten or taken as liquid extract. Clark Law Office also included the side effects of taking marijuana. Among their list of side effects are dizziness, drowsiness, short term memory loss and euphoria. Patients can also experience serious side effects such as severe anxiety and psychosis.
Doctors usually recommend marijuana to treat a number of symptoms. These symptoms are nausea, inflammation, chronic pain, anxiety, insomnia, loss of appetite and muscle spasms. Some of the medical conditions that marijuana can treat are arthritis, cancer, AIDS, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, migraines, Parkinson’s disease and many more. There are also pharmaceutical drugs based on cannabis that are available in the market.
Aside from the medical information about marijuana, The Clark Law Office also shared interesting facts about the plant. Marijuana was used as a medicinal drug as early as 2737 BC by Chinese emperor Shen Nung to treat rheumatism and gout. The infographic is posted on their website Theclarklawoffice.com. The company hopes that through their infographic they can shed some light about the controversial medical drug.
About The Clark Law Office
The Clark Law Office is a personal injury law firm and has served Lansing and Michigan for the past 30 years. The company is located at 4121 Okemos Road, Suite 13, Okemos, MI 48864. Their number is 517-347-6900 and email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit http://theclarklawoffice.com/medical-marijuana-attorneys/ for more details.