Cannabis is disrupting the way we look at medicines -- but more people need to be educated about cannabis before it becomes commonly accepted as a medicine.

Patient access to medical cannabis prescriptions in the UK is not easy to obtain.

Only a handful of patients are currently receiving cannabis through private prescriptions, and very few clinicians are actually able to contextualise the use of medical cannabis or CBD for their patients.

One of the obstacles patients are facing is clinicians’ lack of education and comfort in prescribing. They are hesitant to suggest medical cannabis to their patients.

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