We are on the precipice of change in the United States. Over a dozen cannabis-related bills are in congress and public opinion is widely in favor of legalizing cannabis. So in this final episode, we’d like to talk to you about the future of cannabis and more specifically, the future of cannabis research, products, and medicine….
Today we’re going to cover the three most important things to know about choosing a product: quality, method of intake and delivery, and where to buy and why.
Cannabis is not going to be appropriate for everyone and is by no means harmless. Whether the patient is self-medicating or you, the provider, want to recommend cannabis, there are important things to consider like drug interactions, side effects, sensitive populations, and even addiction and withdrawal. In this episode, we answer Can Cannabis Cause Harm plus, discuss legal implications to be aware of….
In episode 3, we take a look at what research exists on therapeutic cannabis, understand how the endocannabinoid system works, why it’s important, and how you can support your patients’ endocannabinoid systems with and without cannabis….
Are the laws worse than the plant itself?
In this episode, we explore the history of cannabis in the late 20th century; how efforts made by Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan furthered our prejudice against cannabis; and the impact of all this on socioeconomically disadvantaged communities.
The responsibility of deciding what goes on a product label is dependent on each individual state. So some labels will tell you more than others. Today we’re going to break down the three things to look for the cannabinoid profile, dosing and even some nerdy elements that might surprise you. …
Discover whether the origins of our long-standing prejudice towards cannabis is based on fact or fiction.
This season, we kick things off by diving into the complicated history of cannabis in 1930s America. Our hosts are joined by drug historian, Emily Dufton, and endocannabinologist Dr. Janice Knox….
Learn about board-certified health coaches, where to find them, and how to integrate them into your practice. How to build a practice centered around patient readiness. Discover a first-of-its-kind resource that we’ve built to help you streamline the process of integrating a health coach in your practice and much more….
Learn how to discuss finances with your patients, and why this conversation is critical to a sustainable functional medicine lifestyle. What can the practice do to make functional medicine more affordable? Discover why working within a patient’s financial threshold can actually benefit the therapeutic partnership….
Discover the business benefits of overhauling your Welcome Call and positioning a health coach as this most important first encounter. Prioritize your patient by assessing their needs and readiness from the first encounter, and gauge preparedness for the long journey of Functional Medicine….