If you are here to find out if cannabis can cure bipolar disorder, I have to disappoint you right away.
The definitive answer to that question does not exist because the relationship between marijuana and bipolar is probably the most complicated one I have researched so far.
There is no scientific consensus on whether cannabis is good for treating symptoms of bipolar disorder.
Even the experiences of patients are subjective and divided, where some hold on to the herb claiming it helps them on so many levels, and others stay the hell away from it because it made their symptoms worse when they tried it the first time.
I wanted to get to the bottom of this, so I went on a hunt for studies exploring this topic and searched for opinions of people that suffer from this horrible condition.
What is bipolar disorder?
Bipolar disorder (previously known as manic depression) is a mood disorder characterized by prolonged depressive periods which evolve into manic episodes of elevated mood.
Bipolar is an emotional rollercoaster, with exhausting ups and downs. But because …