Journal Club: Cannabis and Chronic Pain

Pain can ruin your day, but Chronic Pain can be debilitating.

Worldwide, Chronic Pain affects over 1.5 billion people and in the United States it is the most common cause of long-term disability. The medical community’s attempt to treat chronic pain with prescription drugs has played a huge role in fueling the opioid epidemic. A National Pain Strategy along with tighter regulations on the prescription of opioids intend to prevent overdoses and create safer, more effective pain management options. But what role can Cannabis, both marijuana (THC) and hemp(CBD), play in managing Chronic Pain? 

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