Cannabis to Manage Menopause Symptoms

The research surveyed 1,485 women in Alberta University

The Need for Further Research

The study aimed to understand why and how women turn to cannabis during menopause and to create resources for healthcare providers and women.

one-third of the respondents (499 women) were currently using cannabis, while 66 percent had used it at some point.

75 percent were employing cannabis for medical reasons, primarily to improve sleep, reduce anxiety, and alleviate muscle and joint aches.

Natural vs. Pharmaceutical

One reason for choosing cannabis or natural health products is the belief that natural options are safer.