Dr. Sanjay Gupta: I’ve tried marijuana
On DEA “They didn’t have the science to support that claim, and I now know that when it comes to marijuana, neither of those things are true. It doesn’t have a high potential for abuse, and there are very legitimate medical applications. In fact, sometimes marijuana is the only thing that works.
Approving patient who suffers from pain to medical marijuana is our top priority. Chronic pain or any severe, debilitating pain that worsens your health and functional abilities. Some patients have pain that triggers extreme side-effects for more than three months. If other types of treatments fail to help or are harmful, you most likely to be approved for medical marijuana.
The Commissioner needs to allow any form of medical marijuana. It includes liquids and oil for vaporization, inhaler, and capsules to take orally.
It is my philosophy to be a caring physician; you must see the patient as an individual, empathize with them and treat them as a whole.My practice integrates Western as well as alternative / complementary approaches to whole health through the appropriate balance of nutrition, exercise, and acupuncture to address issues such as stress, fatigue, anti-aging, musculoskeletal and nerve related problems.