Archive for February, 2021

9 Early Symptoms of MS

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease in which the abnormal response of the immune system affects the central nervous system. In this condition, the immune system causes inflammation which damages the myelin sheath, or the protective coating over the nerve fibers, as well as the nerve fibers themselves.

The condition can produce a wide array of symptoms, some of which may come and go. Everyone experiences the condition differently in their symptoms. Some of the symptoms MS patients encounter are below and in most cases, these can be the earliest signs of MS to develop.

Tingling or Numbness

Tingling, numbness, and pins-and-needles-like feelings may develop in the extremities. These symptoms occur when there are disruptions to nerve signals. Numbness often occurs in the fingers, face, legs, and arms.

Pain

Widespread discomfort may develop in MS, and is experienced by roughly half of all patients. Muscles may feel tight, and …


Marijuana’s History In The United States

Smoking marijuana in North America comes with its own distinct history. While the earliest history of cannabis products in the United States begins with the need for textiles, America’s current attitudes of positivity towards cannabis come after a journey of ups and downs.

Cannabis as we know it originated in Central Asia and was spread across the world over thousands of years. Some of the earliest settlers brought it over as a means to produce textile products like clothing, sails, paper and more.

There were also types of cannabis that were beneficial to assisting people with medical concerns such as nausea, sleep and more. Some of the types of cannabis that we favour today for its cerebral uses were discovered as late as 1923. Cannabis, for example, was discovered in Russia during this time. The earliest attempt of cannabis that was grown in colonies throughout the United States did not …