In this video Dr. Mary explains a new study done in Israel which examined prescribing cannabis for harm reduction in those who are prescribed opioids.
With the gorwing opioid epidemic it is important to find alternative therapies. There are certain things you can do to combat pain, such as changes in nutrition and lifestyle, but there are also alternative therapies, such as medical marijuana and premium CBD oil products (definitely avoid the cheap CBD you can get at your local grocery or sometimes even your gas station!).
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What you’ll Learn
- The Israel Study on Prescribing Cannabis for Harm Reduction
- Slowly increased frequency topping off at 3x per day
- Only 5.3% of patients quit due to adverse effects
- Opioid decrease of 44%
Dr. Mary Clifton
Dr. Mary Clifton is an Internal Medicine doctor in New York City, with 20 years of experience in both the hospital and private practice and is also a licensed by the New York State Department of Health to provide medical marijuana and is a recognized expert in CBD, Cannabis, and Medical Marijuana.
She is a published researcher, national speaker on women’s health and osteoporosis, and author of four books, and two new soon-to-be-released books on CBD and Cannabis – what you need to know, how to use them and a COOKBOOK to support ease of use.