Essays Tagged: "pain relief"

The Long Term Effects of Marijuana -- Marijuana is a drug that divides people. Some people claim it as the wonder drug of the '90s, capable of relieving the symptoms of many serious illnesses.

mptoms of many serious illnesses. Others curse the day the cannabis plant was ever discovered. From pain relief to stimulating the appetites of patients on chemotherapy, marijuana seems to have plenty ... ijuana. It has been said that the drug is "worth investigating and even providing as a medicine for pain relief, severe nausea, and appetite stimulation for seriously ill patients" (Zimmerman 2). On a ...

(5 pages) 156 1 2.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Neutralise Excess Stomach Acid

d which powder, of four, is best for neutralising excess stomach acid.Prediction:With stomach pain relief powders being a consumer product, I predict that the best cure for neutralising a build ... an acid taste, burning or uncomfortable feeling in the chest, difficulty swallowing, mild abdominal pain or bloating, and occasional nausea or vomiting. This unpleasant condition can be avoided by ref ...

(13 pages) 42 1 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Marijuana Legally Introduced To Society

l purposes. Research has shown that marijuana has many medicinal purposes including: stress relief, pain relief for migrains, helps people with cancer and anorexia to eat, it eases glaucoma and it als ...

(2 pages) 55 3 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Legalizaton Of Marajuana Research Paper

Legalization of Marijuana Marijuana has been proven to provide pain relief to victims of serious illnesses. Some people believe that marijuana should be legal so t ... residents were given the opportunity to vote on whether or not hospitals should be able to provide pain relief to their patients in the form of marijuana. This was called Proposition 215. Prop ... of marijuana would benefit the person's health in the treatment of cancer, anorexia, AIDS, chronic pain, glaucoma, or any other illness that marijuana brings relief to ( Th ...

(5 pages) 71 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Steroidal anti inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS), health risks, and psychological implications.

dal anti-inflammatory drugs are also simply known as NSAIDs. These are agents which have analgesic (pain relief), antipyretic (reduce fever) and, anti-inflammatory (ameliorate inflammatory actions lik ... roidal" is used so that we can distinguish them from steroids, act similarly in terms of effects of pain relief and the anti-inflammatory action, though the mechanism of action is different. NSAIDs ar ...

(4 pages) 12 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Science Essays

Sleep Deprivation,Disorders,and Drugs

I found that I could no longer fall asleep on my own. To this day I find myself taking some kind of pain relief/pm medication to help me sleep. When I do not receive enough sleep for the night I tend ... somnia, Dalmane and Doral are also used to help treat insomnia. Klonopin is used to treat seizures, pain as well as sleep disorders. Mirapex is also used to help people fall asleep as well as for peop ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Experimental Method

two big names have been battling for the top spot for decades on who really has the most effective pain reliever. I have put together an experiment to finally put an end to this classic question of, ... s of 20 randomly chosen patients each composed of ten males and ten females. Patients with constant pain relief needs will be chosen randomly by a computer to assure an unbiased selection of participa ...

(12 pages) 4 0 0.0 Oct/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology