Category : Medical Marijuana

by LeafAlert - 3 days ago

Are Opioids Overprescribed?

Over the past three years, Canada and the United States have watched their respective opioid crises continue to deepen. Despite initiatives to curb illicit opioid use and reduce opioid-related health incidents, the numbers have continued to rise acr...

by LeafAlert - 1 week ago

Why the Medical Cannabis Industry Is Here to Stay

Cannabis was legalized across Canada in October 2018. With the Cannabis Act finally coming into force, many people foresaw the end of medical cannabis in the Great White North.     In fact, there were many experts and medical professionals calling...

by LeafAlert - 2 weeks ago

Why Medical Cannabis Affects Patients Differently

You’ve probably heard the phrase “different strokes for different folks.” It means everyone is individual and unique. This is certainly the case when it comes to medical cannabis.     In simple terms, each person reacts differently to cannabis. Two...

by LeafAlert - 1 month ago

5 Questions Canadians Have about Medical Marijuana

The rules governing medical marijuana in Canada are changing on account of the Cannabis Act coming into force on October 17, 2018. Despite recreational cannabis now being legal across the country, medical cannabis remains separate. There are still p...

by LeafAlert - 1 month ago

What Is CBD Microdosing?

As more interest in CBD has led to more research, people have also begun wondering about the practice of microdosing. What is it, and how can it help medical marijuana patients? What Is CBD? Before you learn about cannabidiol microdosing and its...

by LeafAlert - 2 months ago

CBD Oil for Pets Is a Fast-Growing Industry

It’s a known fact that interest in medical marijuana has been growing in Canada over the last few years. More research has contributed to an ever-growing body of knowledge, and changing attitudes towards cannabis have started to break down some of t...

by LeafAlert - 3 months ago

5 Signs You’re a Medical Cannabis Rookie

More patients are being authorized medical cannabis than ever before. In fact, there are more than 200,000 patients across Canada now, and the number continues to grow.     Many of these patients are likely cannabis-naïve, meaning they’ve never use...

by LeafAlert - 3 months ago

5 Common Misconceptions about Medicinal Marijuana

Medicinal marijuana has been legal in Canada for the better part of 20 years now. As more research is conducted, many doctors, scientists, patients, and other medical professionals are realizing the potential for cannabis in the treatment and manage...