Medical News

“Patients have questions about medical cannabis use, and it’s important for nurses to have a working knowledge of the medical, legal, and pharmacological issues surrounding cannabis use.”

Sunday is the first anniversary of Iowans being able to buy medical marijuana products in the state. On paper, things look promising: an expanding list of qualifying medical conditions under the program, 300 to 450 new patients each month, and more than $2 million in sales.

Interest in medical marijuana use has far outpaced expectations only five months into Missouri’s new program.

While you may think of the munchies and weight gain with pot, research shows the opposite.

Often triggered by stress, new studies are showing that psoriasis can be better managed by diet, oral health, and even cannabidiol.

A study from Washington State University has found inhaled cannabis reduces self-reported headache and migraine severity by 49.6 percent and 47.3 percent, respectively.

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