If you're a woman who has never crawled up into a ball and cried for your mother because of monster cramps — bless your heart! For those of you who are all too familiar with the agony I just described and are looking for a more "natural" remedy, you can now ease your cramps with weed.
Marijuana company Foria has created Foria Relief, a vaginal suppository that's inserted like a tampon, giving you sweet, sweet comfort where you need it most. The company describes the product as a way "to maximize the muscle relaxing and pain relieving properties of cannabis without inducing a psychotropic high." Currently, a pack of four sells for $44. If you're wondering if it's effective, at least one woman loved it.
Using weed to help with cramps just goes to show that there really seems to be no limit to all the medical benefits associated with weed. Marijuana is legal for medicinal purposes in 23 states and legal for recreational use in just four. But the majority of Americans think weed should be legal, and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders feels the time has come to "remove the federal prohibition" of the drug, the days of weed being banned may be over sooner rather than later in the U.S. Considering the numerous ailments that weed has been shown to treat, legalizing weed can certainly prove to be a relief to many Americans. Here are just a few of the conditions marijuana has been used for: