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7 key points to help you counsel your patients on cannabis use

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Pharmacists are ideally positioned to address common questions and concerns of patients using medical cannabis. Read more

Medical cannabis is taking off. More and more pharmacists are ready.

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Cannabis can be used for medical or non-medical purposes. People may choose to use cannabis for its therapeutic effects. But it can also harm your health. I’ve heard both sides from practising pharmacists and doctors. Both situations are true. Cannabis affects everyone differently. Read more

More pharmacists are talking cannabis

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Medical access to cannabis first came into effect in 2001, amended to the current ACMPR. As of October 17, 2018, Canada became the second country in the world to legalize recreational cannabis use. Lots of questions remain on the two streams and the implications for patients and health professionals. Read more

“How do I convert my dried cannabis daily dose to oils?”

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The best way pharmacists can do better at maxing the opportunity of talking to their patients about medical cannabis is having the knowledge to address the most common questions patients may have. Hence have access and quick responses on how to address patients' questions. Read more