Veterinarians Think Cannabis Can Help Dogs, But They Are Not Ready To Prescribe It

Veterinarians Think Cannabis Can Help Dogs, But They Aren’t Ready To Prescribe It According to a new survey, a majority of veterinarians believe that they have sufficient information on the medicinal use of cannabis for dogs. They believe that cannabis should be rescheduled, but say that their state vet associations…

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Op-ed: Get more Pennsylvania doctors certified to prescribe medical marijuana

Published: Mar 14, 2018, 4:25 pm • Updated: Mar 14, 2018, 5:06 pm By Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Editorial Board University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s announcement of new medical marijuana guidelines for doctors interested in certifying patients for treatment could well be a game changer in advancing this alternative to traditional pain…

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Arkansas VA says they won’t prescribe, pay for medical marijuana

Published: Dec 26, 2017, 8:47 am • Updated: Dec 26, 2017, 8:47 am By The Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Although Arkansas voters have approved the sale of marijuana for medical purposes, doctors with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will not be allowed to recommend or prescribe the…

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Why Aren’t Medical Students Trained To Prescribe Medical Cannabis?

Why Aren’t Medical Students Trained To Prescribe Medical Cannabis? Despite the fact that more than half of the US states already legalized cannabis in some way, a survey reveals that most medical schools still aren’t teaching their students about medical cannabis. The survey also states that most students don’t feel…

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Huge Support For Allowing Doctors To Prescribe Marijuana In Pill Form To Veterans Suffering From PTSD

(image via #OperationOverMed) The results of a Quinnipiac University poll were released today, which found overwhelming support for allowing U.S. Veterans Administration doctors to prescribe medical marijuana to veterans suffering from PTSD in pill form. That’s a bit different than asking if there’s support for all forms of medical marijuana, but…

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