Post Profile

A clinical psychiatrist explains: Does marijuana affect your sleep?

If you speak to someone who has suffered from insomnia at all as an adult, chances are good that person has either tried using marijuana, or cannabis, for sleep or has thought about it. This is reflected in the many variations of cannabinoid or cannabis-based medicines available to improve sleep –...
read more


Related Posts

Marijuana Works Better Than Sleeping Pills For Insomnia

News / Independent News : AlterNet

Pass the bong before the bottle. One of the most common home-remedy uses for cannabis is as a natural sleep aid or cure for insomnia. There is no shortage of discussion on the matter—pitting the power of Cannabis sativa against that...

Treatment Of Nocturia In Older Individuals With Insomnia Could Help To Improve Sleep Quality

Health : Medical News Today

A new study suggests that the bladder condition nocturia may worsen the already poor sleep of older adults with insomnia. "The results raise the clinical question of treating nocturia to help individuals with insomnia," said Jamie Z...

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Sleeping pills should be used cautiously, especially among older adults

Health : Mayo Clinic News Blog

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am 79 years old. Lately I have had trouble sleeping, and I would like to try a sleeping pill. Are they safe for someone my age? ANSWER: An inability to sleep can be exhausting and frustrating. It saps your energy...

Research Needed Into Herbal Remedies For Managing Insomnia

Health : Medical News Today

Approximately 1 in 3 Americans suffers from chronic sleep deprivation and another 10-15% of the population has chronic insomnia. Sleep disorders can profoundly affect a person's whole life and have been linked to a range of diseases...

Wake Forest Baptist Conducts Clinical Study For Insomnia Using New Technology

Health : Medical News Today

Insomnia is the most prevalent sleep disorder, affecting up to 50 percent of the adult population in the United States on a weekly basis. Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is conducting the first ever, randomized, controlled clinic...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC