Oncology

Here are some references about medical cannabis and cancer. Pain good primary (pain) and good secondary (sleep) effects Lower doses of THC work well for neuropathic pain Therapy induced nausea and vomiting Cannabinoids decrease chemotherapy related nausea and vomiting Here too Cachexia You need to tailor the medical cannabis dose to each patient’s body chemistry

Neurology

Here are some references about medical cannabis and neurological diseases. Chronic  pain good primary (pain) and good secondary (sleep) effects Neuropathic pain Lower doses of THC work well for neuropathic pain Multiple sclerosis Cannabinoids are CNS inflammation reducers THC helps spasticity :  here   and  here Migraines Medical cannabis decreases migraine frequency Medical cannabis can be … More Neurology

VA directive about state medical marijuana programs

VHA directive 1315 was issued on 8 December 2017. This enunciates the current Veterans Health Administration policies regarding patients and employees who are in state approved medical marijuana programs. Here are some highlights: VA providers should talk to veteran patients about their state approved medical marijuana and how it relates to current VA health care … More VA directive about state medical marijuana programs

Huntington’s Disease drug seems to work!

In what is hopefully the second piece of good news tonight, the Guardian reports a trial of a drug that seems to be effective against Huntington’s Disease . IONIS-HTTRx blocks the RNA that the Huntington’s gene produces. No RNA means no nerve-killing protein. This aborts the brain damage that the Huntington’s gene causes in susceptible people. … More Huntington’s Disease drug seems to work!

how to unclog vaporizers

A few of our patients have had problems with their vapes clogging. Here are a couple approaches from YouTube on how to clear these. YMMV etc, but worth a try.     So these tricks will hopefully get you vaping again.