As a doctor, one of my primary responsibilities is to alleviate pain, and I’m always on the lookout for new and more effective treatments. For years, we’ve used opiates to treat pain and today we are in the throes of an addiction epidemic. Each day the opioid crisis sends over 1000 people to the emergency room and takes 91 lives. Doctors need new pain medications that don’t have the ability to kill like opioids do.
I believe medical cannabis could do just that and I’m calling on the federal government to fund the research we need to prove it.
Outdated beliefs and policies have prevented our country from funding medical cannabis research, but the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine has reviewed other scientific research and found evidence that patients treated with cannabis or cannabinoids were more likely to experience a significant reduction in pain symptoms. Yet the government still says cannabis has no proven medical value.
What is CBD oil? CBD, or cannabidiol, is one of over 60 compounds found in cannabis that belong to a class of ingredients called cannabinoids. Research suggests this powerful compound can benefit pain, anxiety, cancer, nausea, seizures, cognitive function, diabetes and leaky gut. Watch to learn more.
Dr. Axe is on a mission to transform the health of millions all across America with the belief that Food is Medicine. Dr. Josh Axe is a certified nutrition specialist, a natural medicine expert, a licensed chiropractor and specializes in functional medicine.
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 don’t — and what mainstream medicine could learn from the modern medical marijuana dispensary.
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Angel Teger, owner of Ruby Doobie Edibles, and Dave Rubin discuss medical and recreational marijuana, types of cannabis, growing your own medication, and more.
Montel Williams discusses his use of medical marijuana for MS with John Stossel.
Healthcare Triage discusses the evidences of what we know about marijuana in 2017.
Dr. John Hicks discusses his physician related experiences about the science of CBD.
Cannabis Health Radio podcast with Dr. Ethan Russo from Washington State, one of America’s leading researchers into medical cannabis. In this episode, he talks about the work of THC and CBD, terpenoids, methods of consumption, dosage, strains, etc. Have you ever heard of chemovars? You will in this episode jam-packed with cannabis information.
A great educational presentation by Dr. Michelle Bean on what we know about the endocannabinoid system.
A recent scientific discovery has prompted a revolution which is bringing back the wisdom of an ancient plant and restoring balance in the human body. The discovery of receptors in our brain and immune cells is one of the biggest medical discoveries of our time. To understand the way cannabis and the cannabinoids have an immediate and direct influence on many physiological processes is HUGE.
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