An estimated 10,000 MS patients use BVT as an alternative to interferon, corticosteroids, and other drugs. Honeybee venom can be administered topically or orally, but in many cases, BVT involves twenty to forty bees applied to the skin covering a specific body part.
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a demyelinating disease in which the insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord are damaged. This damage disrupts the ability of parts of the nervous system to communicate, resulting in a range of signs and symptoms, including physical, mental, and sometimes psychiatric problems.
Recent years have brought a wealth of new scientific understanding regarding how medical marijuana or cannabis can be beneficial for treating Multiple Sclerosis.