I own plus operate a landscaping corporation in Eugene, OR, however both of us handle everything from trimming shrubs, mowing grasss plus creating flower beds to snow removal, but i am harshly hands-on. Both of us acquire a lot of buyers through word-of-mouth plus quality of repair is crucial. I pull weeds, spread mulch, put down fertilizer, spray weed killer, run the weed whacker plus drive the mower; My job requires long thirds plus is especially labor intensiveâ€¦ Over the years, I have developed concerns with arthritis. My fingers frequently swell up appreciate saUSAges. My knuckles become super painful. I struggle to make a fist or grip a tool. I am unwilling to take pharmaceuticals due to the many, harmful plus long-term side-effects. I was so thankful when marijuana was finally legalized in OR! Adults 21 years of age plus older, with valid identification, are allowed to walk into a dispensary plus purchase cannabis. As soon as the doors of the nearby dispensary opened, I made the trip. I consulted with the budtender, explained my concerns plus asked for recommendations, and he suggested a combination of topicals plus tinctures, the topicals are applied directly to my hands for localized relief. The cannabinoids penetrate the skin plus create fast-acting effects. I look for full-spectrum, CBD-dominant salves plus lotions. The tinctures are taken by way of a few drops beneath my tongue. I can also add them to foods plus drinks plus consume the tincture appreciate an edible. The CBD works to confrontation off inflammation plus lessen painâ€¦ Since starting treatment with cannabis, I’ve noticed a sizable improvement in my range of motion. I’m able to keep up with the demands of my job.