July 2023 - Volume 4, Issue 1
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Volume 4, Issue 1
Volume 4, Issue 1

AJEM pays tribute to the late great Raphael Mechoulam, PhD. In a large retrospective case series, Vaillancourt et al. examine the use of medical cannabis for the management of fibromyalgia and the associated symptoms of depression and anxiety. A medical school professor explores why the endocannabinoid system isn't currently taught in medical schools.

In this Issue

Cannabis Policy
Patients increasingly ask doctors for guidance in using cannabis. This article discusses the current rules, regulations, and considerations for doctors when discussing or recommending cannabis to patients and removing the barriers for physicians to communicate openly with their patients about cannabis.
Cannabis by the Numbers
This installment focuses on cannabidiol (CBD) in pets. Did you know that the number of phone calls to the ASPCA Animal Control regarding cannabis ingestion by pets rose 765% from 2018 to 2019?