The 19th annual Parkinson’s Disease Patient and Carepartner Symposium focused on living well beyond traditional medicines. In this video, Donald Levy, MD, Director of the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, discusses the difference between medical and recreational marijuana use, and ongoing studies regarding the efficacy of medical marijuana for the
Norman Smith seemed to be making progress in his liver cancer recovery at Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles, Calif. He had some of the best doctors in the world, he was on a transplant list and he had completed a successful clinical trial that had his doctors dubbing him a “miracle man.” Then, his cancer
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A kidney patient in Maine has been taken off a transplant wait list for using medical marijuana. STORY: http://bit.ly/2ny81zj
Cannabis is fast becoming a remedy of choice for some people for treating various ailments. People in America profiles Aari Ruben, an advocate for marijuana legalization who has opened a medical marijuana dispensary in Tucson, Arizona. ––––––––– WATCH MORE: https://www.voanews.com/voa-connect
Doctors investigate whether a rare fungus found in medical marijuana may have led to a Northern California man’s death. Wilson Walker reports. (2/6/17)
Three-year-old Vivian Wilson suffers from Dravet syndrome, an aggressive and potentially deadly form of epilepsy. After moving the whole family from New Jersey to Colorado because of its extensive medical marijuana program, Brian Wilson has learned how to make a cannabis oil in his home to help treat his daughter’s condition. (Video by John Munson
The legalization of marijuana for medical use in Thailand has created confusion over who can produce it and what qualifies consumers to legally use it. The National Assembly approved the legislation late last year, but the regulations governing the new law have yet to be put in place. Steve Sandford spoke to independent producers of
Medical Marijuana has been recently legalized for certain conditions in Louisiana. Dr. Patrick Moore offers his opinion on Medical Cannabis Treatment. “Medical marijuana, medical cannabis–long overdue in the State of Louisiana. Especially as it relates to treatment alternatives to many conditions. This is a welcomed addition to the medical field as we continue to forge
While pot may be legal in Colorado, the idea of purchasing marijuana in a store may still be something of a mystery to many people. CNBC went to a dispensary to find out how it all works. “Marijuana Country: The Cannabis Boom” Premieres Monday 9p ET/PT. » Subscribe to CNBC Prime: http://cnb.cx/yt » Subscribe to
Cleveland.com traveled to Illinois to see how medical marijuana company PharmaCann, which was awarded a cultivation license in Ohio, grows marijuana.
Texas’ second medical marijuana dispensary opens just south of Austin.
A woman affected by chronic pain bought dry leaf medical marijuana shortly after it became available in Pennsylvania on August 1, 2018.
Michael Oliveri, 25, of Oradell, has been wheelchair-bound since he was 18 due to muscular dystrophy. Years of powerful prescription drugs have left him permanently nauseous, but there is one medication he says helps relieve his pain and gives him an appetite. The only problem is that it’s a federally banned substance — marijuana. Oliveri
After watching, please complete our 2-minute survey at https://is.gd/scivideos. Visit our website at http://sci.washington.edu. Presented by Gregory T. Carter, MD, MS, Medical Director, St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Institute, Spokane, Washington. Dr. Carter discusses the history of medical cannabis (marijuana) in the U.S., the physiological effects of cannabis on the central nervous system, and the current scientific
Percocet or pot? An increasing number of Americans are choosing to use legalized cannabis instead of highly addictive opioids to control chronic pain but not in the NFL where a blanket ban is still in place. A group of retired players are working toward changing that, knowing firsthand what it’s like to live on pills.
Angela Brown’s son had a traumatic brain injury and Brown says she turned to medical marijuana as a last resort. Adriana Diaz sat down with the family that could be split up by the law.
Ohio`s first licensed medical cannabis dispensaries will open on Wednesday. Among them is The Botanist in Canton.The state`s medical marijuana program has been two years in the making. It will allow registered patients to get up to a 90-day supply.
Before and after a dose of medical marijuana cannabis. #cannabisismedicine
What are the benefits of medical cannabis? Is it safe and effective for cancer patients and survivors? How does a patient get medical cannabis? Get answers to these questions and more straight from the experts.
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook takes a look at a marijuana-related health illness where diagnosis could be often missed: cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome, or CHS. He also reviews the top medical news of 2016 including the Zika virus and the opioid crisis.
This is a previously record facebook live. We have our experts, including an advisor from the CDC, touch on the many aspects of prescribing medical marijuana in this facebook live event.
CLICK “SHOW MORE” Below for an Interactive Video Directory and Other video Links — Rolling out Florida’s medical marijuana legalization effort has been slow for many reasons. One reason that lawmakers have pointed to is a lack of research and data. Lawmakers and industry experts say the lack of research is largely because the federal
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Kevin Kraemer, MD, chief of the Section of Treatment, Research, and Education in Addiction Medicine at UPMC, discusses the scientific evidence for using medical marijuana for chronic pain.
We’re getting a better idea of just how many people are applying for medical marijuana cards. We found the numbers after a viewer asked how to apply for one.
A graduate student in Rhode Island was denied an internship because she takes medical marijuana to help relieve pain. She’s now suing the company. Medicinal marijuana is legal in Rhode Island. In light of the case, FOX 7’s Casey Claiborne takes a look at the differences between medicinal marijuana and prescription pills.
From the FSHD Society’s September 2019 webinar. With the spread of legalized medical marijuana and the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill that made CBD legal in all 50 states, it’s a bit of the Wild West out there for individuals seeking relief from chronic pain, inflammation, anxiety, and a host of other symptoms that