December 6, 2018

Marijuana Use Rising Among Older Populations

Monthly Prescribing Reference (MPR/EMPR) recently published an article on the growing use of marijuana in geriatric practice, presenting some interesting facts on marijuana use among older Americans.

Among many points, the article delivers various research insights pulled from well-reputed sources, including the following highlights:

The article went on to explore common conditions that older patients use marijuana for, including pain, insomnia, glaucoma, and to manage side effects from chemotherapy, conditions which are commonly included in medical marijuana laws across the country.

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