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Channel 4 news interviews a man who was arrested a few months after the interview in Pennsylvania due to marijuana, a new weapon in the fight against opiate abuse. Yesterday The Department of Health announced chronic pain can be treated with medical marijuana. A local clinic says this could increase the patients by sevenfold and significant things for the state program. News 4 Jenn Schatz interviews a local doctor and ask can you overdose on medical cannabis.
The doctor continued with “This is a drug that can never give you a fatal dose compared to the prescription drug problem they have in west New York. Doctors are optimistic about the expansion to the compassionate care act which is a law passed to ensure that New York medical marijuana program was implemented swiftly and effectively.
This was so the patient across New York, for patients suffering from a severe illness or debilitating condition can access the medicine they need. Opening doors this big will require some reconstructing”.
Director of Dent Cannabis Clinic, Dr. Laszlo Mechtler Say in the introduction chronic pain has treatable symptoms with medical marijuana and has the potential to bring it to current patients in new york. In the interview, LAssiz shows his book full of patients many of them that are suffering from pain and that puts a dent in his book. One thing he can say for sure he has seen such a remarkable improvement in each of his patients and if he hasn’t seen it, and has had a first-hand experience he would not believe it.
If you are suffering from chronic pain, or any other ailment/medical condition, you should seek medical advice, especially on the topic of using medical cannabis as a form of treatment.