Marijuana may make your life better even if you are not one of the medical marijuana users. There are a lot of ways on how this plant can possibly improve your life. Here are the 4 most incredible and meaningful ways to use marijuana to improve you wellness.
Clear your head
Marijuana can help you boost your brain and focus on what really matters. Smoking weed has a multiplier effect―it increases an amount of endorphins (the hormones of happiness), dopamine, and serotonin, which make you more positive and happy. At the same time, marijuana gives your body much more anandamide―the chemical that protects you from stress and anxiety.
As a result, you may feel better and think clearly without taking tons of stress-reducing pills. Moreover, according to the study made by California’s SPARC Medical Cannabis Dispensary, cannabis may be helpful if you need to “stay present.” So, one smoke of pot may become a good alternative to a few hours in a meditation room.
Boost your metabolism
Tired of trying to lose weight? Get some benefits of smoking cannabis and control your weight without diets and morning runs. According to the study, published two years ago in the American Journal of Medicine, the pot users are skinnier and have a healthier level of insulin (a hormone that is responsible for the sugar intake) than those who do not use the drug. The researchers suggested that cannabis helps activate metabolism and protects the human body from the damaging impact of sugar. It means that the chemicals in marijuana can activate metabolism and help your body to get rid of the extra weight.
Improve your health
A number of separate studies show that cannabis can be used as a treatment for various diseases and health problems, starting from glaucoma and epilepsy and up to PTSD and Alzheimer’s syndrome. In most cases, weed can only reduce symptom severity, but in rare cases the plant can help fight the disease itself.
Stay young and creative
A THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is not only the main cannabis’ psychoactive chemical. It is also an extremely powerful antioxidant that can even slow down the aging processes in your body. The marijuana usage can also help you have a better sleep by eliminating the nightmares and giving you more deep sleep time. While having a really good rest, you will stay healthier and younger than those who suffer from a lack of sleep and daily stresses. Moreover, smoking weed can increase your creative abilities.