To understand why cannabis can help treat the symptoms of menopause, it’s helpful to understand exactly what menopause is and how it affects the body.

Menopause is one of the most dramatic changes a cis-gender woman’s body will undertake in her lifetime.

Not since puberty has the reproductive system gone through such a shift, and the experience is not altogether pleasant.

Luckily, hot flashes, mood swings, pain, insomnia, and other symptoms of menopause don’t have to be fought alone, and—as it turns out—an extremely helpful ally can come in the form of cannabis.

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Rae Lland ~ Leafly.com

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