Journal Club: Cannabis and CTE

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) is a brain disorder associated with repetitive head trauma and can result in devastating changes in mood, cognitive ability, behavior, and motor coordination.

The trauma that leads to CTE can be seen as early as childhood sports as well as in service members who return from overseas deployment. 

Unfortunately, we still have a lot to learn about CTE and its treatment options. But knowing that cannabis can protect the brain from further injury after head trauma, it begs the question: 

Can cannabis be an effective treatment for patients with CTE?

After watching our livecast, download the study below to learn more.