CRx MAGAZINE

    Current Issue

    Spring 2020


    Cover Story

    Cannabis in the Treatment of PTSD

    Cannabis shows potential as a treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder, but much remains to be learned.

    By Jamie Santa Cruz


    Feature

    Cannabigerol Is Moving Center Stage

    A lesser-known cannabinoid offers promise for a range of medical conditions.

    By Mark D. Coggins, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP


    Feature

    Calming Anxiety With Cannabis

    Cannabis can be a first-line and adjunct therapy in personalized anxiety plans.

    By Bonnie Johnson, MS, RDN


    Feature

    The Nutritional Value of Raw Cannabis — What Research Indicates and What Clinicians Need to Know

    Does cannabis deserve a place among the staples of plant-based nutrition?

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


    People

    Katherine Golden — Cofounder of Leaf411

    A unique education enterprise relies on the expertise of cannabis nurses.

    By Michele Deppe


    Case Study

    Medical Cannabis for Trauma Associated With Limb Separation

    A holistic approach incorporating a variety of cannabis products improved quality of life for a trauma patient.

    By Joseph Friedman, RPh, MBA


    Advocacy

    NORML

    This longtime force in the cannabis community has been instrumental in making legalization of marijuana a reality in many states and for gaining ground at the federal level.

    By Marilyn Fenichel


    The Buzz

    Cannabis and Yoga

    Practitioners are at odds about whether there’s a place for cannabis in the yoga studio.

    By Michele Deppe

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    Cannabis Use for Treating Disease

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    By Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN


    Medical and Recreational Marijuana Use

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    By Liz Marr, MS, RDN, FAND


    Medical Cannabis — Continuing Controversy

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    By Mark D. Coggins, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP


    The Lowdown

    The Impact of COVID-19 on Medical Cannabis

    By Bonnie Johnson, MS, RDN

    Ask the Expert

    Cannabis for Headaches and Migraines

    By Marissa Fratoni, BSN-RN, LMT, RYT, INHC

    Beyond the Smoke

    Cannabis Under the Tongue

    By Bonnie Johnson, MS, RDN

    Sidebar

    Cannabis Use Disorder

    By Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN, FAND

    On the Horizon

    Psychedelics for PTSD

    By Jennifer Van Pelt, MA

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