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Imagine that you have just had your local GP diagnose you with a painful chronic illness that has no cure. A chronic pain that doesn’t quickly disappear and doctors only offer strong opioid painkiller medicine as treatment.
There is no real cure. The current treatment is known to have adverse effects on the day-to-day life of Australian women.
But there is hope! Since 2016, there is a new potential treatment for this condition. Medicinal Cannabis and its CBD Oil products can treat endometriosis symptoms.
How Can Cannabis (CBD) Treat Endometriosis
The endocannabinoid system (ECS) is a complex regulatory system that is distributed throughout most organs in the human body, including the female reproductive systems.
The cannabinoids tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are chemical compounds extracted from Cannabis.
CBD and THC are known to have positive effects with the human body due to its ability to interact with ECS and other receptors.
Research into the effects of Cannabis in treating pelvic pain in women is still young, but so far, it has shown positive results. Research into Cannabis treatment also shows positive results in treating chronic pain, multiple sclerosis and epilepsy.
CBD Oil can be prescribed through your doctor and specialised Cannabis clinics in Australia. Click here to learn more about gaining access to Cannabis treatment in Australia.
Australian Research Cannabis CBD Treatment
Australian health research institutes are actively studying Cannabis’ ability to alleviate symptoms for pelvic and other similar chronic pain.
Three-quarters of Australian women with endometriosis have turned to self-managed of the symptoms using breathing techniques, heat, yoga, exercise and Cannabis.
The use of Cannabis was reported to have alleviated most of the endometriosis’ symptoms, including chronic pain, nausea, vomiting, anxiety and depression. The use of Cannabis also allowed for the reduction of their regular medication by 50 per cent of more.
Cannabis was ranked the most effective and treatment for patients with endometriosis.
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