Glaucoma patients know all about their treatment options. They can go for surgery or medications. But what about alternative treatments? Let’s explore the use of cannabis for glaucoma as we list down 7 interesting facts about marijuana and glaucoma.
The Chinese word for the cannabis (hemp) plant, going back to at least 2700 BC, was “Ma.” It is and was pronounced Má, the same way we pronounce an affectionate term for mother. It seems particularly fitting that the Chinese word for cannabis is the same word in English for one that gives life!