Cannabis makes an excellent natural herbal supplement for loved ones who suffer from dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease, and other conditions. There are many studies detailing the medical benefits of cannabis foraging and protecting the brain. Here are the top 5 strains recommended for dementia.
NYC Diesel: Delivers an energetic, euphoric high while awakening and stimulating the mind. Patients enjoy creative pursuits while on NYC Diesel, ideal for the elderly who appreciates arts, crafts, and other fun activities while medicating.
Bubba Kush: Can relax every muscle in the body from the head to toe, taking them into a state of sweet dreamy euphoria especially as you sleep. Bubba Kush is beneficial in alleviating stress while bringing on a happy mood; recommended for the patient who enjoys unwinding in front of the television before sleep.
White Russian: Has a high THC content of 22%, which is pretty rare these days. This hybrid has a strong sativa property which makes it ideal for daytime medication although it can also help you sleep if you smoke it at night.
Skunk No. 1: Is recommended for patients with dementia as well as those suffering from inflammation-related conditions, depression, insomnia, pain, stress, and headaches. Skunk No. 1 is ideal for those who tend to be moody, depressed, and fatigued as a result of either dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease because of its ability to uplift, make you feel happy and euphoric, and calm you down.
LSD: Has a high THC content, sometimes reaching as much as 24%. LSD is recommended for elderly patients who already have experience consuming cannabis.
While strains may help different ailments, please consult your doctor or medical professional before starting cannabis treatment. Cannabis is still in trial stages and it’s not 100% proven that cannabis can be used as an alternative drug.