Contrary to popular opinion, cannabis can help asthmatics in many ways. Though perhaps surprising, some research indicates that compounds found in cannabis can contribute to relieving certain acute and life-threatening symptoms of asthma.
When one thinks about cannabis, the first image that likely comes to mind is someone somoking a joint. Of course, smoking is most often associated with various adverse effects on our lungs, but things are never that simple when it comes to cannabis.
Cannabis and asthma have a three-millennia-long relationship
Around 1200 BC, ancient Egyptians used the herb to treat many conditions, including asthma.
French writer Marcel Proust used cannabis regularly