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Lenny and Amy’s 5-year-old son has epilepsy. When conventional medications caused terrible side effects, they started giving him a daily drop of cannabis oil, with dramatic results. But it’s a calculated risk: While there is anecdotal evidence of cannabis’ effectiveness, scientists face research roadblocks because it’s a schedule 1 controlled substance. Science correspondent Miles O’Brien
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NJ Cannabis Insider’s Justin Zaremba moderates a discussion on what the biggest challenges physicians, nurses and patients face in the state. “What Doctor’s Should Know About The State’s Medical Cannabis Program” was presented by Curaleaf NJ, the Garden State’s largest dispensary. https://curaleaf.com/new-jersey/curaleaf-nj-bellmawr/info Despite a growing number of patients registering for the state’s medicinal cannabis program
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Patients want to know more about medical marijuana, but many are finding that medical providers do not have the answers. NBC News’ Isa Gutierrez reports on the information gap. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver
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The Use of Medical Cannabis in the Elderly in Israel” Ran Abuhasira, MD. PhD Candidate at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel, and Inbal Sikorin, RN, Head Nurse, Niamedic. 2nd Annual UCLA Interdisciplinary Cannabis Symposium May 18, 2018 Learn more about the UCLA Health Cannabis Research Initiative at https://uclahealth.org/cannabis
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Since cannabis was legalized in Canada for both recreational and medicinal purposes, you might be wondering if cannabis could help the person you’re caring for. In addition to recreational use, cannabis, also known as marijuana, is being used by many Canadians to help to improve symptoms of their medical conditions. More people, including those over
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Michael Graham with some of the medications he used to take to treat his degenerative disc disease. Graham began using medical marijuana about five years ago, which allowed him to stop using most of the pharmaceuticals for pain relief. (John J. Kim, Chicago Tribune / October 23, 2013) For more video, visit http://chicagotribune.com/video, subscribe to
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Cannabis is one of the most widely used substances around the world. As governments begin to decriminalize and legalize the usage of this substance for recreational and medicinal purposes there are many grey areas and unchartered territories when it comes to this substance. Furthermore, as Cannabis begins to be used for the treatment of many
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Medical cannabis products have come a long way! The benefits of medical cannabis have just started to get the research and development that they deserve. Kevin uses a different assortment of medical marijuana products. Thanks to everyone at MUV, we have plenty of delivery methods to choose from depending on the issue. Whether it is
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“I could see endocannabinoids as being a really good conduit to relieving the opioid epidemic.” Nathan Fried, assistant professor of biology, discusses the potential of medical marijuana for replacing opioids as a pain treatment. Fried joined the Rutgers University–Camden faculty in the fall of 2018. He specializes in neuroscience and is currently studying the connections
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Dr. Mark Edwin explains the role of cannabis use in health care at the 2019 Living with and Overcoming My Cancer symposium. This patient and caregiver symposium provides comprehensive, patient-friendly information on the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. This annual symposium provides a unique opportunity for supportive and beneficial dialog between patients, their family members
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Evaluation https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7LWRDV8 Target Audience This activity is targeted toward all primary care and psychiatry providers. Statement of Need Providers need to be versed on behavioral health integration in primary care, caring for patients with substance abuse disorder, and correct diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric and mental health disorders. Objectives At the conclusion of this offering,
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Medical Marijuana Is Hugely Beneficial | Dr. Oz Interview | Larry King Now – Ora TV SUBSCRIBE to Larry King’s YouTube Channel:http://bit.ly/131HuYM At one point, he was against medical marijuana, but now Dr. Oz is an advocate for its use. FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/OraTV &http://www.facebook.com/LarryKing TWITTER: http://twitter.com/OraTV Use #LarryKingNow to make comments & ask us questions on
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Get an insider’s look into one of Connecticut’s first medical marijuana dispensaries. Learn more about the operation of one of these facilities and the research behind the medicine, featuring UConn alumni Nick Tamborrino ’02 Pharm.D., ’11 MBA, owner of Bluepoint Wellness of Connecticut, and Marghie Giuliano ’75 (PHR), executive vice president of the Connecticut Pharmacists
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Part 3 of our opioid series supported by the NIHCM Foundation looks at the potential for marijuana to improve outcomes in opioid addiction therapy. Some studies have shown that prescribing marijuana can ease the path to shaking an opioid dependence. There’s some new research in this area, and we’ll go through some of the studies.
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