I believe that medical cannabis can have a positive impact and help sufferers ease their pain and manage their conditions whilst being able to get on with their lives.
In the initial recovery process after an invasive surgical procedure, prescription painkillers and opioids may well need to be prescribed. Since these can have negative side effects and even be habit-forming, the sooner the patient can manage day to day without them in the recovery process the better.
Jessica is a 51-year-old Mum with a large family and a very physically active lifestyle that became affected by chronic pain in her neck, resulting from a skiing accident a few years before.
In my cannabis clinic, I have seen women who have suffered from chronic pelvic pain continuously over the years. They have tried multiple medications and undergone different specialist treatments to reduce the pain, all to no avail.
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