CRx MAGAZINE

    Current Issue

    Autumn 2022


    Cover Story

    Cannabis and Appetite: More Than the Munchies

    Everyone knows cannabis use can provoke hunger. But its effect on appetite and metabolic health is much more complex.

    By Jennifer Lutz


    Feature

    Cannabis for Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Does research support the growing interest in cannabis in the treatment of this chronic condition?

    By Mark Coggins, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP


    Neurology

    Managing Spasticity

    Spasticity, an abnormal function of the muscles that can present itself in many ways, is an unpleasant, often painful condition that can severely affect the quality of life of those who experience it.

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


    Beyond the Smoke

    All About Edibles

    The legalization of cannabis across the nation has come with the introduction of edible cannabis products far beyond medical and recreational dispensaries. Now, sectors of the food industry are becoming hubs for serving up cannabis-infused delights.

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


    Advocacy

    Legalization of Homegrown Cannabis Still a Nonstarter in Many States

    Legalization of homegrown cannabis is still a nonstarter in many states. An expert argues that it’s time to move ahead with full legalization.

    By Marilyn Fenichel


    People

    Cannabis and Immune Health β€” The Many Layers of Interaction

    Cannabis and immune health have many layers of interaction.

    By Jennifer Lutz

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    Advocacy

    Doctors for Cannabis Regulation

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    End-of-Life Care

    Relief for Hospice and Palliative Care Patients

    By Michele Deppe

    Basics

    Delta-8-THC β€” Shedding Light on a Mysterious Cannabinoid

    By Joe Friedman, RPh, MBA, and Lauren Vrabel, PharmD

    Culture

    Giving Back

    By Lindsey Getz

    Fall 2021 Cover Story

    Medicinal Cannabis in Pediatrics

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    Social Media