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Some recent research from UC San Diego finds cannabis can be useful in treating chronic pain and weaning people off of opioids. But doctors are running into barriers when it comes to advancing that research. Kpbs’ Jade Hindmon has more. Read more: http://www.kpbs.org/news/2018/apr/10/uc-san-diego-doctor-uses-cannabis-treat-pain/
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Increasingly, people are exploring medical cannabis as a treatment option for their arthritis. It’s important to get the facts. In this Arthritis Talks webinar, Dr. Paul Daeninck discusses: – risks of medical cannabis use by people with arthritis over 50 years of age – known interactions between medical cannabis and other medications those over 50
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View/download the Presentation Slides: https://www.networkforphl.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/4-8-21-Webinar-Slides.pdf 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET | April 8, 2021 Thirty-six states and Washington, D.C. have legalized medical cannabis. In these jurisdictions, cannabis is a legitimate treatment option for qualifying patients who have been certified by a licensed medical provider to use this medicine. However, despite legal recognition and medical oversight,
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Lauren Palmier, Pharm.D. ’14, discusses the basic pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of cannabis, and the endocannabinoid system. This activity educates pharmacists on drug interactions between medical cannabis and pharmaceutical prescription and non-prescription medications, as well as possible side effects and safety concerns. Pharmacists can earn 1.0 contact hour of knowledge-based CE credit at the completion of
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Can (and should) marijuana be used as medicine to ease the pain, nausea and loss of appetite associated with cancer? Join Judith Paice, PhD, RN, Director, Cancer Pain Program, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, for this medical discussion, including safety, different types and forms of cannabis. ► This recording is from LivingWell’s medical discussion
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Marijuana is on the ballot in 6 states this election. Dr. Sanjay asks what doctors really mean by “medical marijuana.” For more CNN videos, check out our YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/cnn Or visit our site at http://www.cnn.com/video/
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Medical Marijuana: A Conversation with Dr. Sanjay Gupta Date: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 – 06:00PM More video info at https://iop.harvard.edu/node/1610 ********************************** Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent at CNN, joined Dr. Staci Gruber, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, for a discussion on medical marijuana. Gupta spoke of his experience studying the effects
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Pennsylvania leads the nation in supporting research on medical marijuana. Dr. Vrana directs one of the eight state-approved Academic Clinical Research Centers (ACRC). In this presentation, he will demystify the pharmacology of marijuana and CBD oil. He will provide insights into the current uses of Cannabis and its extracts and lead a discussion of the
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Recorded on December 1st, 2021 as part of the Nutrition and Wellness for Myeloma Chapter in the Myeloma Crowd Community by HealthTree Program with Nirupa J. Raghunathan, MD. The Myeloma Crowd brings information from the experts to the patients! Learn more at https://www.myelomacrowd.org/ HealthTree Cure Hub helps you find your best treatment options and accelerate
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What are the key uses for medical cannabis in the cancer care setting? Why and how is medical marijuana still a mystery? How are efforts like the creation of cannabis-infused gourmet food bringing medical uses into the mainstream? What are the potential implications of medical use for criminal justice reform and legalization? Chinazo Cunningham, Professor,
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Demystifying Medical Marijuana in New York: Implications for Mental Health and Drug Treatment Providers The New School for Social Research based in New York City, offers master’s and doctoral programs in psychology, anthropology, economics, philosophy, politics, and sociology; interdisciplinary master’s programs in historical studies and liberal studies. THE NEW SCHOOL FOR SOCIAL RESEARCH | http://www.newschool.edu/nssr
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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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