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.