Around 17,000 people in the UK are now thought to have received legal medical cannabis for a range of conditions including chronic pain, depression, insomnia and Parkinson’s.
Growing numbers of patients, consuming cannabinoids admitted to surgery, create a challenge to anesthesia providers
Insufficient management of cancer-associated chronic and neuropathic pain adversely affects patient quality of life.
Globally, chronic pain is a major therapeutic challenge and affects more than 15% of the population.
Recently, many countries have enacted new cannabis policies, including decriminalization of cannabis possession as well as legalization of medical and recreational cannabis.
The purpose of this study was to provide the most up-to-date scientific evidence of the potential analgesic effects, or lack thereof, of the marijuana plant (cannabis) or cannabinoids, and of safety or tolerability of their long-term use.
For thousands of years, Cannabis sativa has been utilized as a medicine and for recreational and spiritual purposes.
What is the role of medical cannabis or cannabinoids for people living with chronic pain due to cancer or non-cancer causes?
Kitchen Apothecary, Treating Diffuse & Follicular Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and Chronic Pain with Cannabis Infused Olive Oil.
In 2020, North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper (D) convened a task force to study racial inequities within the criminal justice system; the outcome is that the state should decriminalize cannabis altogether.
A gran who started using cannabis oil during her fight against cancer instead of opting for traditional treatments says she is still clear of the disease.