Studies show Marijuana has been proven to help patients with certain illnesses including cancer. Why take a pill to treat depression symptoms when the side effects include depression with the possibility of horrible side effects. While doctors prescribing these drugs stock their pockets with money, a different shade of the color is beginning to take our community by storm.

Most marijuana studies focus on the harm caused by the plant. The studies on its medicinal qualities are small, early stage or observational at best. Mainstream physicians won’t come near the stuff, even if they hear that it works, because without the research, without it approved in legitimate practice guidelines, they are going to worry about their license and their professionalism.


Post traumatic stress disorder is something that more and more people seem to be diagnosed with. Many of these patients don’t like how they feel on all the meds they take to manage their anxiety, sleeplessness, depression and the flashbacks. They are taking 10-12 different medications that end up making them feel like Zombies. These patients have claimed that self medicating themselves with Marijuana has helped them feel much better.

There are a lot of Seattle dispensaries in our area but Trees Pot Shop takes great pride in hiring a knowledgeable staff in the Seattle cannabis industry. Come in any day of the week to talk to one of our budtenders for more info.

Other illnesses that Marijuana has proven to help are Cancer, Insomnia, Alzheimers, Chronic Pain, Asthama, Glaucoma, Nausea, Arthiritis, Epilepsy, Crohn’s Disease, Cardiovascular issues, and Multiple Sclerosis.