Listen to DrBen on Talk-Back radio taking calls from real patients with real chronic conditions about Medical Cannabis aka Medicinal Marijuana.
Topics include cannabis access, clinics, prescribing doctors, cost, legality, history, fybromialgia, autism, cancer, chronic pain, arthritis and about being 'high.'
Please note: medical marijuana medicine does not need to made you feel high.
Please see our website for more information. www.cdaclinics.com.au
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Medical Cannabis (MC) has been legal in Australia since 2016 and can be accessed through any Australian-registered Medical Doctor. As the cannabinoids in Medical Cannabis are classified as restricted medicines (THC: Schedule 8 and CBD: Schedule 4) a registered Medical Practitioner needs to make an application to the TGA via the online portal.
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A really easy-to-watch animation to help you understand, in a simple way, what the Endocannabinoid System is and how cannabinoids from the cannabis plant effect our internal functions. Marijuana has been used as a medicine for thousands of years with evidence dating back to 2000 BC, but only in the past few decades have scientists truly understood how it works. What... Read More
Dr Ben speaks to GPs at the 2018 Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Conference. In this talk Dr Ben demystifies the endocannabinoid system and how cannabis works in the human body.
Everybody wants to know the answer to the big question....does cannabis kill cancer? There are a lot of positive testimonials on the internet and we know that THC can kill some types of cancer in petri dishes. Unfortunately, many drugs look great in cell cultures and animal models but fail in definitive clinical trials with humans. In cell cultures and... Read More
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CDA Clinics doctors are now undertaking online and over-the-phone consultations for medical cannabis. In order to qualify for our TeleHealth Consultations you must have a referral from your regular doctor. You will need to attach this to the booking request. TeleHealth Consultations with CDA Clinics can take up to 45 minutes and an application to the TGA will be done by... Read More
Timeline for Highlights in the History of Cannabis
8000 B.C: Hemp fibre first appears in Taiwan
2737 B.C: Emperor Shen Neng of China first prescribes Medicinal Marijuana
2000 B.C: In 2000 BC hemp was so important to ancient China that it was considered one of the '5 grains', 5 cultivated crops that were thought to be sacred.
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Gold Coast's first medical cannabis clinic is now open. If you're on the hunt for a doctor who can prescribe medical cannabis book a consultation with Dr Ben Jansen at Medical on Miami. You can book online (click the picture here) or over the phone; just make sure you state that you require a "medical cannabis consultation."
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