doctor checking on man in hospital bed with bowel problems from substance abuse

Can Marijuana Use Interfere with Surgical Interventions?

With marijuana being legalized in many states, there are new complications for health providers across the United States. The dilemma they now face is based on research that shows marijuana use may impact responses to anesthesia on the operating table and a person’s history of drug use may either help or hinder symptoms. When it…

man smiling after recovering from marijuana addiction and strengthening his immune system

Does Marijuana Weaken the Immune System?

Marijuana is all over the news lately for its supposedly healthy means of supporting people who are struggling with cancer and other health issues. Depending on the type of marijuana or CBD oils, there are many ways to look at the broader issue of growing marijuana use in America. Underneath it all is the concept…