Cancer Anorexia Cachexia

This seemingly complicated term basically describes marked weight loss in patients with cancer that cannot be reversed by normal nutritional support. It has been described since ancient times, and is often referred to as cancer cachexia. However, due to improved...

Asthma

Asthma is a condition in which your airways narrow and swell and produce extra mucus. This can make breathing difficult and trigger coughing, wheezing and shortness of breath. For some people, asthma is a minor nuisance. For others, it can be a major problem that...

Anxiety

The American Psychological Association (APA) defines anxiety as “an emotion characterized by feelings of tension, worried thoughts and physical changes like increased blood pressure.” It is important to know the difference between normal feelings of anxiety and an...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a group of rare neurological diseases that mainly involve the nerve cells (neurons) responsible for controlling voluntary muscle movement. Voluntary muscles produce movements like chewing, walking, and talking. The disease is...

Cannabis Sub-Species

Disclaimer: The following information was sourced from our friends at Bud Buddies. I commend their hard work writing the following information and use it only for educational purposes. Available at ‘http://www.budbuddies.co.uk/cannabis-sub-species/‘ What...