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 with 20 years of experience in both the hospital and private practice and a recognized expert in CBD, Cannabis, and Medical Marijuana.
She provides specialized consultation on patient and provider education, telemedicine and cannabinoids, and has worked with several pharmaceutical, CBD and cannabis corporations on areas of product development, speakers bureau, spokesperson, telemedicine, medical and scientific directorship.
Dr. Clifton is the bestselling author of “The Grass Is Greener: Medical Marijuana, THC & CBD OIL: Reversing Chronic Pain, Inflammation and Disease” and “Get Waisted”, as well as five companion cookbooks. She speaks at major cannabinoid events around the world, including Africa, Europe and Asia.