Jessica McKeil

Cannabis for Cancer Pain: Patient Preferred with Growing Scientific Support

By some estimates, upwards of 90 percent of patients with an advanced cancer diagnosis suffer from chronic pain. Cancer-related pain can stem from the progression of cancer itself or from the various surgeries, treatments, and procedures deployed to combat it. While opioids are the most convenient option, increasingly patients are asking their oncologist about cannabis …

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Cannabis Clinical Trials in 2021

It has long been challenging for researchers to put medical cannabis through well-controlled clinical trials. For starters, the strict scheduling of cannabis at the federal level has limited the scope of any investigation over the last few decades.  Moreover, cannabis is a chemically variable plant, and there can be dilemmas regulating dose size from one …

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The Canadian Medical Cannabis Market: Growing Pains in 2021

Once a world leader when it comes to medical cannabis, Canada’s federally regulated program has stagnated since 2015. This stagnation has, in part, been a repercussion of the introduction of recreational cannabis in 2018. However, reports suggest patient numbers haven\’t actually dropped, but that they may be seeking cannabis outside of medically approved channels. Currently, …

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