Christian, a 33-year-old father of four and a Veteran of the United States Army serving eight years, advocates for both medical and recreational marijuana to provide patients with PTSD an alternative to traditional pharmaceuticals.
As the stigma associated with cannabis is slowly fading, and more clinical research studies are being conducted, the benefits of medical marijuana in treating cancer symptoms is becoming apparent in the medical community.
Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) is a substance use disorder relating to the use of an opioid. Signs of the disorder include a strong desire to use opioids, an increased tolerance to opioids, and difficulty reducing use and withdrawal symptoms associated with discontinuation.
Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) is a condition that leads to repeated and severe bouts of vomiting. CHS is rare and only occurs in daily long-term users of cannabis. Because many healthcare workers are unaware of this condition, diagnosis is not always straightforward.
TerrAscend announced that its greenhouse located at its Boonton facility has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Health to begin cultivating cannabis. Concurrently, TerrAscend has commenced initial planting of this facility with the first harvest anticipated to occur during the fourth quarter of this year.