Each individual is unique due to disease state variability; environmental factors such as diet; strength of the ECS; psychologic factors which alter physiology; and the microbiome. Therefore, the amount of product used must be titrated and tested in each individual to find the most beneficial balance for you. This means that more, or less, may be needed as you feel better. We now know that cannabinoid products are needed on a long term basis. Usually, 2-3 months of use are needed before one may notice a difference. Cannabinoids often, improve patient comfort and quality of life. It has not been shown to cure or treat any disease at this stage of medical knowledge.
Use of cannabis/hemp and outside health supplements are taken by patients 50-60% of the time in chronic care and up to 80-90% of the time in oncology care. Chronic disease usually needs chronic care. Current treatments are provided and monitored by your physician. Use of SunHealth products should be informed to your physician to help make their care most efficient.
Crohn’s Disease is a chronic inflammatory process which can involve the entire intestinal tract which penetrates all layers of the gut wall. It is in the same family of disease called Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD)- separate and not to be confused with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)- which also includes Ulcerative Colitis. Over 1 million people in the US suffer from Crohn’s Disease. It is most common in women.
Fibromyalgia is characterized by a chronic increased sensitivity to pain through its receptors and manifests in chronic fatigue, pain and cognitive disorders such as concentration and sleep deprivation. Often, Fibromyalgia has a gradual onset which can be related to other rheumatology conditions such as osteoarthritis, lupus and similar family history.