Will Legalization Effect Medical Cannabis?

As recreational cannabis becomes fully legalized this summer, many patients are trying to decipher what this means within the medical cannabis community, and ultimately, how it will affect them. Although we are still awaiting the final approval of the Cannabis…

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Cannabis Myths Debunked!

This article was originally published by Tonic Toronto. The online version can be accessed here.    For years, when I heard the words “cannabis”, “marijuana” or “weed”, I did what most people did and associated them with “getting high”, “feeling anxious”,and “that…

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How To Talk To Your Doctor About Medical Cannabis

Is Medical Cannabis Right for You? Medical cannabis isn't for everyone. Certainly, there are some clear contraindications for cannabinoid based treatments, but cannabis is continuing to gain a lot of traction in the patient community. In many cases, cannabis is becoming the preferred treatment option,…

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What Will Happen To Medical Patients Once Cannabis Is Legalized?

The legalization Task Force is presently concerned with developing a system to legalize, strictly regulate and restrict access to cannabis for recreational or, what is also referred to as personal, use. Their advice will help inform the federal government as…

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The Importance of Putting Medical Marijuana Patients First

  Ever since the government made it clear that it plans to legalize marijuana there has been a boom in the legal and illegal cannabis industry. This boom has raised a lot of questions about what legalization will look like,…

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How Cannabis Can Help You Manage Your Arthritis

Arthritis patients use Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) dominant cannabis strains to help them improve their quality of life.  September is Arthritis Awareness Month The medical cannabis landscape in Canada is rapidly changing. As more and more doctors, researchers and patients…

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Using Cannabis to Manage Fibromyalgia

Patients use Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) dominant cannabis strains to help them manage symptoms of Fibromyalgia.    Fibromyalgia is a condition in which chronic widespread pain is the primary complaint. It is most often diagnosed in women and has a high prevalence…

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Suffering from Migraines and Chronic Headaches? Medical Cannabis Can Help!

Chronic headaches, migraines and tension headaches are all painful conditions which can have debilitating effects on patients’ lives. An estimated 50% of the world’s population suffers from headache disorders, with over 2.7 million migraine sufferers reported in Canada. If you suffer from one of these chronic…

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Trouble Sleeping? Why Patients in Canada May Look to Medical Marijuana

Patients use Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) dominant cannabis strains to help them improve their quality and duration of sleep.  Cannabis and Sleep: A Promising Sedative Sleep has a significant impact on health. Good quality sleep helps the brain battle inflammation…

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