Mental Health FAQs

How can medical marijuana support mental health?

Can medical marijuana work together with other medications to help me with mental health?

Curious about how medical marijuana and traditional medication can work together to support your mental health goals?

For a personalized treatment plan and more information on how cannabis might aid in your mental health treatment, it’s important to consult with a healthcare professional. At Pause Pain & Wellness, we emphasize a holistic approach, combining natural therapy with traditional medications for your health and well-being.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can cannabis help with anxiety?
Evidence to date suggests that CBD may be effective in patients for whom existing treatments may have proved inadequate. Other studies show that self-rated anxiety was reducted after consumption of THC with CBD.
Is cannabis effective in treating depression?
There is emerging evidence suggesting that certain cannabinoids, like CBD, might have antidepressant effects. These effects are thought to be linked to how CBD interacts with the serotonin receptors in the brain.
Can cannabis affect sleep quality?
Cannabis, particularly strains rich in CBD, may have the potential to improve sleep quality by reducing the time it takes to fall asleep and decreasing frequent awakenings. THC is also known to have sedative effects. However, it’s essential to use it under the care of a healthcare provider.
Can cannabis help with PTSD symptoms?
Some studies indicate that cannabis might help in managing symptoms of PTSD, such as reducing anxiety and nightmares. Cannabis is thought to help modulate the fight or flight response, potentially providing relief to those with PTSD. However, its use should be carefully considered and monitored by healthcare professionals.