Can You Treat Arthritis with Cannabis?
Foods That Can Trigger Arthritis
Here are the lists of foods that you should avoid as they may trigger your arthritis:
- Avoid eating food rich in AGE. Advance glycation end products (AGE) is a toxin found in foods that are heated, grilled, fried or pasteurized. This toxin can damage proteins in your body. When your body tries to break AGEs, it will use cytokines, which are known to be inflammatory messengers.
- Alcohol and tobacco. These two can lead to a numerous health problems which may affect your joints. This is the reason why smokers are at risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis.
- Corn oil. Snacks that contain corn oils are high in omega 6 fatty acids. They are delicious but can trigger inflammation.
Generally, a healthy and balanced diet can help people with arthritis. With the right food, you can decrease your risk of triggering arthritis from affecting you.
Can Cannabis Help in Treating Arthritis?
One study shows positive result of using CBD oil for arthritis pain relief caused by arthritis. Those who believe in Cannabis to have medicinal properties, and lived in places where Cannabis growing is legal, even plant their own Cannabis. Growing your own Cannabis and then processing it into CDB oil is found to be most cost-effective compared to buying Cannabis and its oil form in the black market.
Is Cannabis growing difficult? Of course not! As long as you have ample to grow it and you have the right Cannabis growing equipment, then in a few months, you will be harvesting your own grown medical marijuana.