Patients Are Ditching Opioid Pills for Weed – Cannabis News

Can marijuana help solve the opioid epidemic?

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Evidence shows that marijuana works for pain, the medical reason most people want it, but doctors still have questions – Cannabis News

The most common reason that people seek out medical marijuana is for chronic pain.

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Docs for Cannabis? There's a Group for That – Cannabis News

Physicians organize to seek marijuana regulation, not prohibition.

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A new 3D-printed cannabis inhaler lets doctors administer medical marijuana remotely – Cannabis News

Made with 3D-printing technology, the inhaler comes in two variations—one for individuals and for medical institutions.

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How to Talk to Your Physician About Medical Cannabis: 10 Points to Guide You – Cannabis News

If you suffer from a chronic medical condition and have not found adequate relief from pain and other symptoms using traditional medicines, you may be thinking about trying medical cannabis (also commonly referred to as medical marijuana) as part of your treatment strategy.

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Massachusetts: Pro-marijuana doctors explain their support for legalization – Cannabis News

BOSTON — Doctors who favor legalizing recreational marijuana for adults on Friday pushed back against assertions that legalizing marijuana is harmful to public health.

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Pro-marijuana doctors explain their support for legalization – Cannabis News

BOSTON — Doctors who favor legalizing recreational marijuana for adults on Friday pushed back against assertions that legalizing marijuana is harmful to public health.

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Once hesitant, a Connecticut physician is focusing on prescribing medical marijuana – Cannabis News

NORTH STONINGTON — After discovering the benefits of medical marijuana for her patients suffering from chronic conditions, a local physician hopes to bring relief to patients who live in remote areas or cannot travel using telemedicine.

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Your doctor is probably more worried about your weight than your marijuana use, study finds – Cannabis News

Doctors in the United States are not terribly concerned about your marijuana use, according to a study published recently in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).

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A Doctor's Take on Pot – Cannabis News

We rarely worry about marijuana. So why is it still a Schedule I drug?

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As states OK medical marijuana laws, doctors struggle with knowledge gap – Cannabis News

Because the topic still is not usually covered in medical school, seasoned doctors, as well as younger ones, often consider themselves ill-equipped.

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