Can Cannabis Treat Glaucoma?

via Can Cannabis Treat Glaucoma? | MassRoots

One of the most prominent cultural stereotypes regarding cannabis is that of a senior citizen using it for the psychoactive effect (to get “high”), but then humorously excusing their digression by claiming to be medicating to treat glaucoma. Despite the popular Hollywood meme, this ocular condition — which affected 60 million patients globally in 2010 and is projected to afflict 80 million by 2020 — gains true efficacy and relief from the introduction of cannabinoids and terpenes to one’s endocannabinoid system.

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