CRx MAGAZINE

    Current Issue

    Winter 2021


    Cover Story

    Arrested Development

    Cannabis may have a deleterious effect on the still-developing brains of teens.

    By Bonnie Johnson, MS, RDN, HCP


    Feature

    Cannabis Use in Psychiatric Illness

    Researchers are trying to determine whether it helps, hurts, or both.

    By Mark D. Coggins, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP


    Feature

    The Cancer Pain Conundrum

    Evidence is limited for the role of cannabis, but should clinicians recommend it for their patients suffering from cancer pain?

    By Jamie Santa Cruz


    Feature

    Hope for Fibromyalgia Sufferers

    Can cannabis bring relief for the chronic pain associated with this debilitating disease?

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


    People

    Jessica Knox of the Knox Docs

    A family of physicians seeks to revolutionize health care delivery and provide medical education to practitioners through virtual platforms.

    By Michele Deppe


    Advocacy

    Election Victories

    State Ballot Victories Are Good News for NCIA’s Push for Sweeping Reforms Nationwide.

    By Marilyn Fenichel


    Beyond the Smoke

    Inhalers

    They’re discreet, portable, and quick-acting.

    By Bonnie Johnson, MS, RDN, HCP


    Trends

    Trends: Cannabis Delivery to Your Door

    Services are delivering convenience and safety.

    By Michele Deppe

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    Medical Cannabis — Continuing Controversy

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    Ask the Expert

    Treating Drug Addiction

    By Joseph Friedman, RPh, MBA

    The Buzz

    Cannabis Vending Machines

    By Lindsey Getz

    Update

    Lung Injury From Vaping Devices

    By Lindsey Getz

    Body Care

    The Rise of Cannabis Massage

    By Sandeep Kaur Dhillon, MS, RDN

    Athletics

    An Evolution in Professional Sports

    By Jennifer E. Van Pelt, MA

    Social Media