Monday, August 27, 2012

MNT Article: Fibromyalgia Patients Self-Medicating With Cannabis May Have Poor Mental Health Outcomes

Fibromyalgia Patients Self-Medicating With Cannabis May Have Poor Mental Health Outcomes

As a 12 year chronic pain sufferer I'm aware that the medical industry is slow when coming up with more efficient and safe pain management medications.  Many sufferers will seek out their own path to relief.

This article provides percentages, the difficulty of studying an illegal drug and the recommendation that Fibro sufferers should hold off till more studies are done.   
 

I do not have an opinion regarding the use of cannabis for pain management.  What I've learned over the years is that one's pain management plan is subjective. 

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