Cannabis For Care: Perspectives from Medical Specialists

Thursday, February 21, 2019 | 6:00pm | Connections Café | Bayside Park

Interest in non-pharmacological treatments for chronic conditions has grown. Californians can access legal, lab-tested, standardized medical cannabis products, so it’s time to consider the therapeutic potential for reducing symptoms — including how people can benefit from cannabis use without smoking or intoxication. In this introductory overview, you’ll learn about clinical studies of cannabis treatment for arthritis, insomnia, anxiety, skin conditions, and cognitive disorders.  We’ll answer questions about cannabis formulations designed to alleviate pain, nausea, and insomnia (often more effectively and safely than prescription drugs). Linda Jacobson heads education and outreach for KasanaCare LLC, which provides medical cannabis resources for older adults, with a focus on neuro-cognitive symptom relief.

We will be Serving Snacks | RSVP by calling 510-594-8800 by February 19

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