Patients Educating Doctors: Talking to Your Physician About Using Cannabis
While you may have taken the time to educate yourself about cannabis and how it can help you, you shouldn’t expect your doctor to be as enlightened. Many physicians can talk in generalities about cannabis’ effect on your body and brain, a surprisingly small number of doctors know much about medicinal cannabis in the “real world”. That’s where you come in. You can help your doctor by sharing your experience.
California was the first state to allow cannabis use as medicine in 1996, but for years the common belief was it was all smoke and mirrors—an excuse to get high. Without acceptance from the U.S. Government that cannabis really is medicinal, there are no Department of Health Services pamphlets […]
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