Cannabis History

Understanding the science behind the endogenous cannabinoid system. Source: What Nurses Need to Know About Cannabis   Editor’s Note:  ACNA president Eileen Konieczny has written a series of articles that will appear in Advance Healthcare Network for Nurses.  This is the first of four.

What Nurses Need to Know About Cannabis

Bearman began with a 45-minute lecture on the history of  drug consumption,  beginning with Zoroastrian rituals and ending with GW Pharmaceuticals’ 2014 medical trials of Epidiolex, a liquid form of Cannabidiol used to treat epilepsy.  Bearman said the history of cannabis use can help people understand modern policy and culture […]

Dr. David Bearman Talks History, Uses of Cannabis