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.
Sara Jane Ward, PhD and Brooke Worster, MD, FACP discuss the risks and benefits of using medical cannabis to manage symptoms and side effects. Hear where the research is leading us, and learn how to talk to your providers, what questions to ask, and where to get more information. This panel is moderated by Abigail
There’s been a lot of debate about medical marijuana over the years. Mike Bertaut takes a closer look at the discussion.
This is an informational overview video on the use of medical Cannabis/Marijuanas. Cannabis can be used to reduce symptoms and diseases. In this video I will explain to you what the differences between regular cannabis and medical cannabis are. In addition I will cover the medical evidence for the possible benefits of medical cannabis, but
PTSD is not on the list of approved illnesses that are able to obtain a medical marijuana prescription under state law. A panel of eight medical professionals was set up to determine whether the drug can effectively treat PTSD. Don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE for daily videos: http://bit.ly/1ERsYqw **More info & videos below** For full episodes,
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Utah’s Medical Marijuana Law in limbo until fully implemented in March 2020 ST. GEORGE, Utah – 1/17/19 – The rules of Utah’s newly passed Medical Cannabis Act are still unclear to those who may be wanting to apply for a medical cannabis card. That’s because there is more than an entire year before the new
Dr. Cheryl Fee discusses the differences between cannabis sativa and cannabis indica. Visit our website http://docmj.com to learn more, and to book an appointment for Florida residents!
Dean Drosnes offers his perspective not only on marijuana, but regarding CBD (cannabidiol) oil, alternative pain management methods, and what this all means for treating chronic pain – especially when substance use disorder is a factor.
Medical marijuana has been legalized in a good number of states, including the District of Columbia and Guam. Researchers have shown many of its benefits, yet federal law still prohibits it as a medical treatment. Produced by Kevin Reilly. Original reporting by Kevin Loria. Read more: http://www.techinsider.io/ Tech Insider tells you all you need to
This video provides an overview of medical marijuana, its compounds and legality. It sheds light on the usage of cannabis in chronic pain and the literature regarding it. Furthermore, it looks at an alternative treatment, opioids, and compares the pros and cons of each. This video was made by McMaster Demystifying Medicine students: Victor Nguyen,
The Science of Medical Cannabis for Arthritis Jason J. McDougall, Ph.D Mark A. Ware, Ph.D Quebec Forum on Arthritis 2016 65% of Canadians taking medical cannabis are doing so to help ease the pain of arthritis. What does this mean for you? Join Dr. Jason McDougall (Dalhousie) and Dr. Mark Ware (McGill) to discuss the
Dr. Jack Rothman discusses schizophrenia, and how medical cannabis might effectively treat patients with schizophrenia. He also answers a question about how he deals with patients without recent medical history. Visit our website http://docmj.com to learn more, and to book an appointment for Florida residents!
On the day it opened, Dragonfly Wellness, Utah’s first medical marijuana pharmacy, had 16 customers. On the second day after opening for business, there was a big problem. https://kutv.com/news/local/utahs-first-medical-marijuana-pharmacy-needs-customers
Thousands of veterans interested in marijuana for pain management face fear and uncertainty trying to access the substance for medical reasons even as a growing number of Americans face expanding access. Already, 33 states and the District of Columbia have legalized medical marijuana, and 11 states and DC have gone one step further legalizing recreational
Medical Marijuana has been legalized in 33 states since 1996, but do you know what to tell your patients who use it? Don’t get burned! Attend this webinar for updates on the pharmacology, clinical applications, and regulatory status of medical marijuana and CBD. We will provide a review of CBD receptors and their physiologic effects;
Dr. Jordan Tishler, a cannabis specialist, who was trained in internal medicine and emergency medicine at Harvard Medical School, addresses the advantages and disadvantages of using cannabis for pain management. This webinar is part of The Marfan Foundation’s Empowerment Series, which address quality of life issues for people with Marfan, VEDS, Loeys-Dietz, and other related
State health officials are making recommendations to control the spread of the virus. Part of that is discontinuing visitation and tours at the state capitol. Lawmakers in the House passed a bill to add an alternative medical marijuana initiative on the November ballot. They also voted to make changes to the selection of IHL college
Presented At: LabRoots – Cannabis Sciences Virtual Event 2019 Presented By: Ruth Bertrand, LPN – Member ACNA, Member Delaware NORMYL and Delaware Cannabis Advocacy Network, Medical Marijuana Patient Advocate-Consultant Speaker Biography: Ruth Bertrand is a Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of Delaware who began advocating for cannabis reform a few years ago and has
How medical dispensaries are adapting to the health crisis surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more health stories at https://cronkitenews.azpbs.org/category/health/ Madison Atkinson/Cronkite News
Director of the Dent Cannabis Clinic, Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, called the latest expansion of New York’s medical marijuana program “a game changer.”
Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF A year after the law was changed to allow the prescription of cannabis-derived medicine, and as the government prepares to launch a new trial on 20,000 patients in the UK, many doctors claim the legislation is still unclear. Dr Javid Abdelmoneim is in the studio to explain why the NHS
Pain researcher Dr. Jason McDougall discusses questions around medical cannabis and what it means for people living with arthritis. Read the press release: https://arthritis.ca/about-us/news-releases/media-releases/first-arthritis-society-funded-study-into-medical
April 20 has a special place in the hearts of marijuana users, and this year would be the first in Missouri with legalized medical cannabis, but the industry and the state are a little behind schedule due to the coronavirus.
Since Florida confirmed its first COVID-19 cases early last month, people are getting more things delivered, including medical marijuana.