Cannabis Pharmacy: The Practical Guide to Medical Marijuana

byMichael BackesForeword byAndrew Weil

September 9, 2014|
Cannabis Pharmacy: The Practical Guide to Medical Marijuana by Michael Backes
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The most comprehensive and approachable book available on understanding and using medical marijuana. Revised and updated with the latest information on varietals, delivery, dosing, and treatable conditions,Cannabis Pharmacyis "a well-designed and -illustrated and easy-to-use resource"(Booklist) for those considering medical marijuana as a treatment option.

InCannabis Pharmacy,expert Michael Backes offers evidence-based information on using cannabis to treat an array of ailments and conditions. He provides information on how cannabis works with the body's own system, how best to prepare and administer it, and how to modify and control dosage. This newly revised edition is now completely up-to-date with the latest information on the body's endocannabinoid system, which is understood to control emotion, appetite, and memory. Delivery methods including e-cigarette and vape designs are also covered here, along with information on additional varietals and a new system for classification.Cannabis Pharmacycovers more than 50 ailments and conditions that can be alleviated with marijuana. There are currently more than 4.2 million medical cannabis patients in the United States, and there are 33 states plus the District of Columbia where medical cannabis is legal.

Michael Backesspecializes in cannabis science and policy issues at a southern California consultancy, which maintains clients throughout the United States. He previously founded the first evidence-based medical cannabis dispensary. Backes is active with Project CBD, a non-profit educational service dedicated to promoting research into ...
Title:Cannabis Pharmacy: The Practical Guide to Medical MarijuanaFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:320 pages, 9.12 X 7.38 X 0.88 inShipping dimensions:320 pages, 9.12 X 7.38 X 0.88 inPublished:September 9, 2014Publisher:Running PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:157912951X

ISBN - 13:9781579129514

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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