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Cannabis for Pain

Pain. Almost every one of the people who enter my office is experiencing pain of some sort. It may be post-surgical pain, musculoskeletal pain, neuropathic pain or pain from a chronic condition like fibromyalgia. My job is to try and bring the body: fascia, muscle, bone, etc., back into balance and remove any restrictions that may be contributing to pain. I also make it a goal for my clients to come off of or reduce their opioid medications. Lately,...

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Cannabis Dosing

There are many factors that are taken into consideration when determining the dose of a drug; the age of patient, weight, sex, ethnicity, and liver and kidney function1. Other factors that are involved in achieving an optimal dose of a drug include metabolizing enzymes, interactions with other drugs or supplements, and variations in genetics2. The optimal dose of a drug is the amount that results in desired therapeutic effects with minimal side effects 1. One of the most asked questions...

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