Crisan Evans 

Marijuana, also called pot, ganja or weed has been apart of history for years and continue to be so. Though controversial, today its’ benefits are exploited by many. Most popular are its recreational and medicinal benefits. Marijuana is no longer only seen as a “stress reliever” for the depressed or something shared among friends on what Jamaicans call an “ends”.

The plant can now be found in many forms and its health benefits is now rapidly growing. It contains CBD, a chemical that impacts the brain
 making it function better without giving it a high along with THC which has pain relieving properties. Both substances can be extracted and enhanced for use through short path distillation. Users can get the following health benefits of cannabis:

  1. Chronic Pain Relief
  2. Improve Lung Capacity
  3. Weight loss
  4. Regulate And Prevent Diabetes
  5. Fight Cancer
  6. Depression Treatment
  7. Regulate Seizures
  8. Glaucoma Treatment
  9. Alleviate Anxiety
  10. Help with PTSD Symptoms

These are only a few of the many benefits being explored today and researchers continue to explore the usage of the plant. Some places include Colorado where the world’s first recreational marijuana market is regulated, California where tons of marijuana plants are being cultivated and Canada also called “cannabis space” where marijuana is said to have been legalized in a more orderly fashion than America.

Persons are now anticipating the future of the industry and some have even said it is the future its self.