Research has shown the dangerous impact of marijuana on the brain development of teenagers and young adults. The pre-frontal cortex – necessary for planning, judgment, decision-making, and impulse control — is not fully developed until age 25. Marijuana can cause a permanent drop of six IQ points, similar to the consequences of lead poisoning. Teenage
It’s been nearly a year since Utah’s largest health care companies announced they would allow physicians to begin recommending medical cannabis to qualifying patients. However, many of those patients say they are struggling to find a physician willing to go there.
Subscribe to the MERRY JANE Newsletter for the latest video release and everything cannabis: https://goo.gl/Yc7jSN With talk of recreational marijuana being legalized across the country, you’re probably thinking a little more about taking the legit route to scoring your strains. But even in a state such as California that voted to legalize recreational marijuana last
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
Do you have questions about medical cannabis as an arthritis treatment option? If so, this video can help you find answers. Answers such as how to get access to medical cannabis, if you will get high using medical cannabis, how you should use medical cannabis, and if medical cannabis could help your arthritis. This resource
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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
Can marijuana be used to treat asthma? Has there been any evidence regarding long-term negative effects of medical marijuana? Prof. Raphael Mechoulam, of the Institute of Drug Research at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Faculty of Medicine, answers all your medical marijuana questions in this month’s Expert on the Spot! For those of you with
Dr. Katherine Mathews, SLUCare OB/GYN at SSM Health St. Mayr’s Hospital, weighs in on the surgeon general’s recent advisory against the use of marijuana in teenagers and pregnant women.
“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
As the world slowly warms to medicinal cannabis, much has been made of its proposed health benefits. But have we over-estimated what pot can do for the sick? Website: https://www.sbs.com.au/news/thefeed Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thefeedsbsviceland Twitter: https://twitter.com/thefeedsbs Insta: https://instagram.com/thefeedsbs
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,
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
Robert Platshorn, or “Bobby Tuna,” spent nearly 30 years in prison for his role in a pot smuggling ring that brought tons of marijuana from Colombia to Florida. Now he advocates for medical marijuana for seniors in his cross-state “Silver Tour.” Video by Emily Michot / Miami Herald Read more: https://hrld.us/2XJiTy4 More from the Miami
David Sherer, MD, is an American physician, inventor, and author. He currently practices anesthesiology in the suburbs of Washington D.C. and is a tireless advocate for hospitalized patients. For more great tips from Dr. Sherer, check out his other videos and Bottom Line blog “What Your Doctor Isn’t Telling You.” In this video, Dr. David
See the effects of cannabis first hand, unedited, on Parkinson’s tremor dyskinesia, and voice. This clip is from the feature documentary “Ride with Larry” and shows retired police captain Larry trying medical marijuana for the first time. The full film is now available to stream and to own on Amazon: For more information go to
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Dr. Bhanu Prakash Kolla, a Consultant in the Center for Sleep Medicine and the Division of Addiction Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, shares his Perspectives and Controversies article appearing in the June 2018 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, which questions the recommendation from the Minnesota Department of Health in its decision to include
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
Since Florida confirmed its first COVID-19 cases early last month, people are getting more things delivered, including medical marijuana.
Long lines have been forming at Arizona’s medical marijuana dispensaries, but it’s not necessarily from a rush on sales during the coronavirus pandemic. Dispensaries, which remain open, are taking some extra precautions like limiting the number of customers inside at once. READ more: https://bit.ly/2vJZJva #MedicalMarijuana #Arizona #Covid19 For more Arizona news, sports and entertainment, follow
The state of Maryland and medical marijuana distributors are doing everything they can to make sure that patients have access to cannabis during the coronavirus pandemic while still keeping them safe from the virus.
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
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.