In totality, the contemporary society admonishes against the smoking of bhang or rather referred to as marijuana. In many countries the smoking of bhang is punishable by law let alone using it as a medicinal plant. For instance, Kenya sets the example of such countries. There's also a lot of stereotyping of bhang smokers in the society on basis that they've lost a sense of direction. Even though the cons that come with smoking bhang are ubiquitous in every corner of our society, in this article I'll lay bare the pros that come with bhang smoking. Let's read further.
Many smokers across the world smoke bhang in form of cigarettes. They roll them in the manner tobacco is rolled then smoke them. Even though quite a number use other varied methods. Nontheless, properly checked bhang smoking has its merits. Let's see some of them.
1. Aids in combating depression
Studies have it that bhang contains a compound known as endocannabinoid. This compound plays the role of putting moods in check which in the long run does away with depression in people. Perhaps, this sounds to be the main reason as to why people go for bhang when they're undergoing depression. Generally, smoking bhang isn't good as most of its smokers abuse it. Smoking of bhang with moderation is good.
2. Aids in combating cancer
Based on research evidence, smoking bhang also helps in combating cancer. The cannabinoids in bhang aid in combating cancer or at least canceling its effects.
Cancer patients who use bhang have on record admitted that they enjoy its pros in varied ways like: putting nausea in check, reducing vomiting, soothing anxiety, increasingly appetite and reducing pain. On top of that, clinical studies reckon that bhang has the ability of treating varied symptoms concurrently. In patients whose therapies have failed bhang contents can be integrated with their standard medications to treat them.
3. Puts diabetes in check
A research was carried out by the American Alliance for Medical Cannabis (AAMC) to identify any link between diabetes and marijuana. Their outcome was that indeed there was a link between the two in that marijuana leveled blood sugar levels in the body
Even though there exists conflicting evidence on the role of bhang in decreasing susceptibility to developing diabetes. Research indicates that its helpful to those who've already developed diabetes. Furthermore, a study was availed in the American Journal of Medicine in 2013 which asserted that the cannabinoids in bhang can help in leveling the blood sugar and that the susceptibility of bhang users being obese is minimal.
4. Helps cut weight
This is made practical by the fact that bhang helps the body in controlling insulin. This in the long run also manages your calory intake. Indeed, even around us in our society we can see that most bhang smokers have cut weight.
5. Increases the lung capacity
According to the Health Europa Journal, controlled smoking of marijuana in the form of cannabis isn't harmful to the lungs and the body but instead increases the lung's health. The successive inhales and exhales that comes with bhang smoking also aid in increasing the lung's capacity.