Is your doctor reluctant to talk about adding medical marijuana to your treatment plan? Here are three major obstacles your doctor faces in practice today.
Doctor David Casarett asks: What if mainstream health care operated more like a medical marijuana dispensary? Physician David Casarett was tired of hearing hype and half-truths around medical marijuana, so he put on his skeptic’s hat and investigated on his own. He comes back with a fascinating report on what we know and what we
American Association Of Neurology State Cannabis Is Effective Treatment For MS Symptoms Multiple Sclerosis And Marijuana Study From Colorado State University- An estimated 400,000 Americans are currently living with multiple sclerosis. MS is an autoimmune disease where the body’s immune cells attack myelin in the nerves. The symptoms of MS can vary, but common symptoms are gait
A purified oral marijuana compound may help treat epilepsy. Researchers found that cannabidiol (CBD) helped reduce the frequency of seizures in children and adults with Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.
McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Tufts University research indicates that Marijuana Improves Cognitive performance. A scientific paper published in Frontiers in Pharmacology shines a light on marijuana and cognitive function. McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Tufts University research indicates that marijuana improves cognitive performance. Cognitive performance, is defined as “our ability to utilize
Medical Marijuana May Not Impair, and In Many Cases, May Actually Improve Executive Functioning in Adults From A McLean Hospital Press Release: “Preliminary evidence from a new study led by McLean Hospital’s Staci Gruber, PhD, director of the Marijuana Investigations for Neuroscientific Discovery (MIND) program, suggests that medical marijuana may not impair, and in many cases,
Is Micro-Dosing For You? Micro-dosing isn’t new. Its the method of giving yourself the minimum amount of a substance needed to reach a desired effect. Marijuana doses vary person to person. You also have to factor in the natural variables that come with different strains and cannabinoid profiles. What does micro dosing mean to the patient? It