For years, our Florida medical marijuana doctors have known that cannabis has a role to play in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder. That is in part because it may provide relief from symptoms such as trouble sleeping and depression while also possibly helping to stabilize a person’s mood.
Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD)
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PTSD is a qualifying health condition under Florida's medical marijuana law. Post-traumatic stress disorder is an anxiety disorder resulting from severe psychological trauma, usually stemming from an event such as combat, assault or abuse. For a person living with PTSD, the symptoms can be practically debilitating.