Medical cannabis or medical marijuana (MMJ) is cannabis and cannabinoids that doctors prescribe to patients. Because the use of cannabis as a medicine has not been rigorously tested due to manufacturing and government restrictions, clinical studies on the safety and efficacy of using cannabis to treat medical conditions are limited.
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Medical cannabis side effects?
A study from the University of British Columbia found that cannabis use can cause a reduction in the ability to learn and remember. The researchers said that the drug could affect how the brain stores information. They also found that marijuana can make people more likely to be anxious and paranoid. The study was published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence.
Medical cannabis growing license in Canada
The ACMPR (Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations) is a federal law that regulates the growing, processing, and distribution of medical marijuana in Canada. The ACMPR is a legal requirement for medical marijuana growers in Canada. For the grower, only people diagnosed with a serious medical condition are allowed to grow medical cannabis, and they’re only permitted to grow up to 487 plants per year.