Some of the most well known side effects of Marijuana include easing pain as well as curbing nausea and increasing hunger (Anderson, Greg). For people with terminal illnesses these side effects are a very positive thing. An example of terminal illness this medicine would be treating for is cancer (Anderson, Greg). Cancer patients undergo awful side effects from chemotherapy. The common side effects from chemotherapy include extreme nausea and vomiting which cause a loss of appetite, pain or general discomfort, as well as insomnia or not being able to sleep at night (Anderson, Greg).