Medical marijuana therapy can meaningfully reduce chronic pain in patients age 65 and older without adverse effects. The new study found marijuana therapy is safe and efficacious for elderly patients who are seeking to address cancer symptoms, Parkinson’s disease, post-traumatic stress disorder, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, multiple sclerosis, and other medical issues. After monitoring patients (Read More)
Managing symptoms such as pain, nausea, and psychiatric illness can be stimulating as people age. A new review highpoints what’s currently known about the indications and risks of medical marijuana use for older adults.