“We thought it was less than that,” says principal investigator Richard Belanger.
Dr. Michael Rieder wants it made clear that cannabis is not a side-effect free, cure-all.
“I hate the thought that somebody else could be suffering and not have to.”
CANNABIS CULTURE – There’s been a lot of talk in the media and elsewhere about the “rise in cases of cannabis hyperemesis syndrome (CHS)”, with more and more people going into hospital or to their doctors for nausea, vomiting and stomach cramps after ingesting cannabis.
An overwhelming majority of health care professionals who care for children with cancer would be willing to help those children get medical marijuana—though less enthusiastically if they happen to be among the providers who are actually eligible to provide it, found a new study.
2-week waiting list for medical marijuana has now stretched to 8 months.
CANNABIS CULTURE- Here at CCHQ (Cannabis Culture Headquarters), we are always after the most in-depth, expert analysis to help you, our tribe, get all the facts. In this spirit, meet the newest columnist to harmonize in the Cannabis Culture chorus, Doctor Frank.
Data obtained by CTV News shows the number of Canadians registered to use medical marijuana has soared from 30,000 to nearly 130,000 since Justin Trudeau became prime minister, after campaigning on a promise to legalize the drug.
Dr. Roman Chubaty billed patients up to $300 for authorization, says College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Early this year, a disabled former automobile body worker named Greg Vialpando explained to lawmakers in New Mexico how medical marijuana helped his chronic back pain.