Jul 24, 2019
In this episode, Dr. Lipton and Mary Ann discusses the effects of medical marijuana and how it can help various diseases, from chronic pain to seizure disorders.
And many more! Make sure you listen to the entire episode.
“It’s important that your CBD product be fully traceable from seed to product. It is important that it has been independently screened for contaminants, and that there has been a quantitative lab analysis of it.”
[0:00:23.3] Difference between hemp and medical marijuana
[0:01:56.3] A note on CBD products
[0:07:54.7] The difference between marijuana and industrial hemp
[0:11:10.4] About CBD
[0:12:40.3] Getting to know our body’s own CBD receptors, the endocannabinoid system
[0:14:39.0] About the legal use of medical marijuana
[0:17:04.6] Who can take medical marijuana?
[0:19:32.0] The downsides of THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol)
[0:20:37.9] Comparing THC and CBD
[0:21:25.4] The effects of combined THC and CBD
[0:22:34.3] How to use CBD, recommended dosage
[0:25:24.0] Using CBD for emergency situations such as seizures
[0:26:19.9] Minimum lethal dose of CBD
[0:27:00.2] More information about the CBD receptors
[0:27:55.4] CBD effect on sleep patterns
[0:29:06.9] Is medical CBD covered by Medicare?
[0:29:31.1] Can CBD be taken with other medications?
[0:30:18.5] If CBD doesn’t work for seizures, is it safe to take a small dose of THC instead?
[0:32:04.5] Minimum lethal dose of THC
[0:33:08.3] For chronic pain, how long should they take CBD/THC before they lower their opioid doses?
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