CRx MAGAZINE
  • Cover Story

    A Revolution in Cancer Treatment

    Cannabis has many positive influences on cancer. Technology is taking them to a new level. Together, cannabis and technology may lead to breakthrough cancer therapies.

  • Feature

    The Endocannabinoid System: A Primer

    An understanding of this relatively newly discovered body system is essential for clinicians who wish to practice cannabis medicine.

  • Feature

    Cooking with Cannabis

    Incorporating cannabis into the home culinary arts is a rapidly emerging trend. Here’s what you need to know to advise your patients about using cannabis in the kitchen.

  • Feature

    Cannabis-Drug Interactions: A Special Risk for Older Adults

    Cannabis use is on the rise among older adults and along with it the risk of dangerous interactions, especially for those who take multiple medications.

    Current Issue

    Winter 2020


    Cover Story

    A Revolution in Cancer Treatment

    Cannabis has many positive influences on cancer. Technology is taking them to a new level. Together, cannabis and technology may lead to breakthrough cancer therapies.

    By Jamie Santa Cruz


    Feature

    The Endocannabinoid System: A Primer

    An understanding of this relatively newly discovered body system is essential for clinicians who wish to practice cannabis medicine.

    By Bonnie Johnson, MS, RDN


    Feature

    Cooking with Cannabis

    Incorporating cannabis into the home culinary arts is a rapidly emerging trend. Here’s what you need to know to advise your patients about using cannabis in the kitchen.

    By Emily Kyle, MS, RDN, CDN, CLT, HCP


    Feature

    Cannabis-Drug Interactions: A Special Risk for Older Adults

    Cannabis use is on the rise among older adults and along with it the risk of dangerous interactions, especially for those who take multiple medications.

    By Mark D. Coggins, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP


    People

    Erica Daniels — Founder of Hope Grows for Autism

    More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than with diabetes, AIDS, and cancer combined. Erica Daniels, an activist-mom, is an advocate for effective cannabis therapies for these children.

    By MICHELE DEPPE


    Case Study

    CBD Targets Multiple Symptoms

    Patients suffering from pain, anxiety, depression, insomnia, migraines, autoimmune and inflammatory disorders, and other conditions are increasingly turning to medical cannabis and CBD for relief.

    By Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN, FAND


    Advocacy

    Getting a Piece of the Cannabis Action — Obstacles Stand in the Way of Minority Groups

    Cards are stacked against black and brown people in Colorado as they strive to break into the competitive cannabis market.

    By Marilyn Fenichel


    The Buzz

    Cannabis Is On the Menu

    Enthusiasts are flocking to the nation’s first cannabis café, which offers both food and flower service.

    By Sandeep Kaur Dhillon, MS, RDN

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    Gear

    Inhalation — Beyond the Joint

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    In the Lab

    Cannabis and Metabolic Health and Disease

    By Kathy Hardy

    Beyond the Smoke

    Cannabis Libations

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    By Jennifer Van Pelt, MA

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