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Case studies from the field of medical cannabis for gerontology

Case studies from the field of medical cannabis for gerontology Eloise Theisen keeps a jumbled voice mail from a patient diagnosed with dementia permanently saved on her phone. It’s a reminder to the 43-year-old Concord nurse practitioner why she does the

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http://www.sfchronicle.com/news/article/War-stories-from-a-rock-star-cannabis-nurse-11002021.php

For many seniors, medical cannabis is more threat than cure

Before it even began, the monthly meeting of the People of Parkside Sunset had devolved into an angry crowd of seniors shouting in Cantonese. Huen, 70, has made it his late-in-life mission to spread awareness of the benefits of medical marijuana among the

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http://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/For-many-seniors-medical-cannabis-is-more-threat-11011802.php

USA : du cannabis thérapeutique en maison de retraite

Dans un récent -et passionnant- article publié par le journal helvétique Le Temps, on apprend qu’une maison de retraite de New-York, installée dans le Bronx, a recourt au cannabis pour soulage...

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http://www.senioractu.com/USA-du-cannabis-therapeutique-en-maison-de-retraite_a19820.html

The Changing Face of the Cannabis Industry and How it Caters to the Senior Population

Cannabis use has taken its place in the mainstream, and the population of seniors is getting with the times as this demographic has great health care needs.

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http://www.theweedblog.com/changing-face-cannabis-industry-caters-seniors-population/

Don't fear superintelligent AI | Grady Booch

New tech spawns new anxieties, says scientist and philosopher Grady Booch, but we don't need to be afraid an all-powerful, unfeeling AI. Booch allays our worst (sci-fi induced) fears about superintelligent computers by explaining how we'll teach, not progr

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z0HsPBKfhoI

'Astounding' number of opioids prescribed to elderly, report finds

Nearly a third of Medicare beneficiaries received at least one prescription to a commonly abused opioid. Those who did received an average of five such prescriptions or refills.

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https://www.statnews.com/2016/06/22/many-opioid-prescriptions-seniors/

Cannabis prohibition discriminates 'against elderly'

Prohibition of cannabis discriminates against the elderly because it "seems to be freely available" to anyone else who wants it, MPs have been told.

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http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/political/326235/cannabis-prohibition-discriminates-'against-elderly'

Cannabis Medicine Offers Seniors A New Way To Grow Old | Cannabis Now

A rapidly growing number of senior citizens are embracing the herbal alternative to opioids and other pharmaceuticals offered by cannabis and using medical marijuana to treat their age-related illnesses. Thankfully, the medical and senior care communities

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https://cannabisnow.com/cannabis-medicine-offers-seniors-new-way-grow-old/

Legal Pot Keeps Seniors Healthier And Working Longer

A recent study conducted by the John Hopkins School of Public Health showed that in states where marijuana is legal, there are more people over the age of...

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https://cannabis.net/blog/news/legal-pot-keeps-seniors-healthier-and-working-longer

Medical Marijuana Offers Hope for Hospice Patients

In 2013, after her mother Myriam was diagnosed with brain cancer, Diana Peña, a make-up artist and hair-stylist in Rancho Cucamonga, began researching whether cannabis could help. Doctors had given Myriam a prognosis of three months to live, Peña said, the

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http://www.laweekly.com/news/medical-marijuana-offers-hope-for-hospice-patients-7870600

The Benefits of Medical Marijuana for Seniors

As much as the Millennial Generation is embracing marijuana reform, the largest market who could benefit the most from the reform is still hesitant. I am talking about the older generation, our seniors. Although they find it harder to embrace the drug it m

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https://greendorphin.com/marijuana-for-seniors/

All Four NY Medical Cannabis Organizations Under One Roof for the First Time - The Weed Blog

Join the Cannabis Cultural Association (CCA) as we kick-off the New Year with "The Compassionate Care Act: Where Are We Now 2 Years Later?" We have invited all 4 registered medical cannabis organizations (dispensaries), and the New York Department of Healt

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https://www.theweedblog.com/four-ny-medical-cannabis-organizations-one-roof-first-time/

More Older Americans Using Cannabis

A new study reports that more adults over the age of 50 are using cannabis than ever before and the rate of use in this age group is outpacing all other age groups. The paper considers changing att…

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http://neurosciencenews.com/cannabis-use-older-people-5917/

More older Americans using cannabis, underscoring need for research

Cannabis use among older adults in the US is on the rise, yet there is currently a lack of biomedical, clinical, and public health research to inform policy related to this trend, according to a new article.

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https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/01/170111091420.htm

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People

  1. Ronnie CohenPhysicians

  2. Taylor

  3. Baby Boomer

  4. Eloise Theisen

  5. Aditi Kalla

  6. Ilene Cohn

  7. Ruth Brunn

  8. Theisen

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  11. Dieter Schien

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  13. Cheryl Phillips

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  15. Dan Trucil

Locations

  1. U.S.

  2. New York

  3. Colorado

  4. Florida

  5. US

  6. America

  7. San Francisco

  8. France

  9. Bay Area

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  11. NY

  12. Holland

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  17. Oswego Senior Center

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  1. Columbia University

  2. New York University 's School of Medicine

  3. National Institute on Drug Abuse

  4. National Academy of Sciences

  5. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  6. National Institutes of Health

  7. Medicare

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  9. American College of Cardiology

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  14. Green Health Consultants

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  16. Medical Marijuana Education and Support Group

  17. American Geriatric Society

  18. California Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

  19. People of Parkside Sunset