Director of the Dent Cannabis Clinic, Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, called the latest expansion of New York’s medical marijuana program “a game changer.”
Dr. Davis talks about a new medical study that looks at the risk of heart failure and stroke among users of marijuana.
Parkinson’s Foundation hosts marijuana conference
For the first time, the American Academy of Neurology said medical marijuana is an effective treatment for some symptoms of multiple sclerosis when given as an oral spray or a pill. However, there’s not enough evidence to determine if smoking the drug is equally effective. Dr. Jon LaPook reports.
Speaker(s): Sanjay Gupta, Staci Gruber Date: Wednesday, October 8, 2014 – 6:00pm 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 of medical marijuana and recounting stories of patients using
This video provides an introduction to cannabis and the medical research that has been conducted about this drug. This video was made by McMaster Demystifying Medicine students Yosi Lapido, Narmin Mortagy, Faiz Mumtaz and Elaine Nguyen. Copyright McMaster University 2019. Video Editing Software: Wondershare Filmora 9, Camtasia 2018, and Bitable. Music: “Jupiter the Blue” by
The American Academy of Neurology, the world’s largest association of neurologists, issues findings on medical marijuana in certain brain diseases. Learn more at http://www.neurology.org/content/82/17/1556.full.pdf+html Visit the American Academy of Neurology at https://www.aan.com Connect with the AAN Facebook: http://bit.ly/2feMxW4 Twitter: https://bit.ly/1orvPet Instagram: http://bit.ly/2eVgsz4 LinkedIn: http://bit.ly/22mKzkM
A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine saw a nearly 40 percent drop in seizures for participants who were using the marijuana derivative called cannabidiol. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will
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.
In recent years, with the legalization of medical marijuana in a number of states, the interest in developing and researching marijuana for medical purposes has increased. However, challenges persist for the physicians who are trying to do so. Federal laws tightly regulate marijuana’s use and make it difficult for studies to be conducted and for
Marijuana has been used throughout the course of history in a variety of ways. Dr. Jessica Roland will provide a comprehensive overview of the medicinal uses of the cannabis plant in epilepsy and other diseases. Current research reveals that components of the cannabis plant are benefi cial for certain epilepsies that have not responded to
Shaun Hussain, MD, reviews evidence supporting and opposing the use of cannabidiol and medical marijuana in the treatment of pediatric epilepsy. Premiere Date: 10/30/2015; minutes, seconds Learn more at https://uclahealth.org/Mattel
Dr. Michelle Weiner is a South Florida pain doctor who prefers to prescribe her patients medical marijuana instead of opioids. One of her patients, Paul Messer, says medical marijuana has helped reduce his tremors caused by Parkinson’s disease. Video by Emily Michot and Marta Oliver Craviotto / Miami Herald Read more: https://hrld.us/2XJiTy4 More from the
Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506396-Caregivers-and-Medical-Marijuana-Patients-Marijuana For loved ones of someone that’s ill, usually most of the care for that patient falls on those people. So a caregiver in a patient’s life is usually a person that has to go get groceries, deal with all the basic day to day functions of
Lake Effect medical marijuana dispensary general manager, Jevin Weyenberg, talks about the newly renovated Lake Effect shop in Portage, Michigan on Tuesday, March 26, 2019.
Sat, Aug 3: Medical marijuana users are outraged by new laws announced last month which will mean they can no longer grow their own pot. In Canada almost 30,000 people are licensed to possess the drug under the medical marijuana program. Of those 18,000 grow it themselves. But as of April 1, 2014, only those
It was an unprecedented meeting of the minds and it happened at Harvard Medical School. The subject of April’s confab? Medical cannabis. Researchers suspect cannabis can do so many things, from fighting cancer to easing concussions and Crohn’s disease. There are still tight restrictions but weed is increasingly coming into the scientific mainstream. Science correspondent
Josh Bachynski, director of marketing and outreach at Harvest Medicine Cannabis Clinic gives a primer on marijuana, the difference between CBD and THC, the different strains, how it can be consumed, and how marijuana prescriptions can be used to treat the various conditions associated with prostate cancer. Questions follow, including answers to traveling with the
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Read the Transcript: http://to.pbs.org/qUGKRF Sixteen states have passed laws that allow patients to use medical marijuana to treat side effects of various illnesses, but now some are moving to either limit or repeal those laws. Anna Rau of Montana PBS reports.
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.