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Tag Archives: cannabis
Graduate students from the Leadership Institute of Seattle ask Dr. Felice about a challenging patient suffering from chronic pain, Hepatitis C, osteoarthritis, opiate pain addiction, and alcoholism. Dr. Felice discusses the appropriateness of medical cannabis use including the use of … Continue reading
Did you know that topical cannabis reduces pain in just 20 minutes after application, broadens range of motion, and does not give patients a head high. Additionally, topical cannabis helps you use less harmful medications such as opiates, and … Continue reading
There are so many ways to use cannabis from topical uses, to vaporization, to edibles and tinctures. Learn more about how the pharmacology of cannabis can be tailor suited to each patients individual needs.
Not all cannabis is the same, and certain strains of cannabis are much better for particular medical conditions than others. Medical marijuana patients can benefit from cannabis strains that are selected specifically for their particular condition and medical profile. Does … Continue reading
Cannabis works fabulously for all types of muscle spasms including spasticity in multiple sclerosis (MS). A new whole plant cannabis extract containing high levels of cannabidol (CBD) has been approved for this purpose in Germany. More solid science behind the … Continue reading
The following post is in response to an article written by Dr. Jonathan Golob titled “Is pot medicine?” If we investigate the links in Dr. Golob’s article, a curious but common pattern emerges. The evidence presented is skewed. For example, … Continue reading
The best cannabis for many medical users doesn’t need to make the patient get high to relieve many types of pain. Most patients need to function well during their daytime activities and often don’t like to be slowed down by … Continue reading
CBD rich strains are great medicine for IBS and IBD. CBD makes cannabis better medicine and protects against the negative effects of THC. Check out my post ‘What’s in your cannabis’ for more information on how CBD protects you from … Continue reading
How in the world can forgetting be a useful thing? Well, it can be very helpful for us to forget traumatic events. Cannabis is a wonderful helper in the forgetting of our painful past. The painful memories can be emotional … Continue reading
Irv Rosenfeld is the longest surviving medical marijuana patient alive today. Although this video is a little dated, it is an excellent framing of the issue of medical cannabis. Mr. Rosenfeld testified before the State of Michigan Committee on Government … Continue reading