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Understanding Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer

January 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

 

 

𝗨𝗻𝗱𝗲𝗿𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗖𝗮𝗻𝗻𝗮𝗯𝗶𝘀 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗧𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗼𝗳 𝗖𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲𝗿
Dr. Mendoza will provide an overview of the use of Cannabis and its components as a treatment for people with cancer-related symptoms caused by the disease itself or its treatment. Learn about the basics of Cannabis sativa and its potential risks and benefits as a therapeutic substance. Beyond the basics of THC and CBD, Dr. Temple will discuss other aspects of this highly complex plant and its constituents with their potential effects. Routes, frequency, timing, and dosing guidelines will be discussed as it pertains to treating common side effects of cancer, including chronic pain, neuropathy, nausea, anxiety, and insomnia.
Dawn Ann is a 5-year bilateral breast cancer survivor and advocate for breast cancer patients. She will provide information about her personal experience using medicinal cannabis for treatment and prevention. Heidi Knierim will provide information on local resources and how a person can obtain the proper legal cannabis products in Michigan.
My Compassion would like to Thank Gilda’s Club Detroit for Hosting and Olswell for Sponsoring this important educational event.
Host
𝗚𝗶𝗹𝗱𝗮’𝘀 𝗖𝗹𝘂𝗯 – 𝘄𝘄𝘄.𝗴𝗶𝗹𝗱𝗮𝘀𝗰𝗹𝘂𝗯𝗱𝗲𝘁𝗿𝗼𝗶𝘁.𝗼𝗿𝗴
Sponsor
𝗢𝗹𝘀𝘄𝗲𝗹𝗹 – 𝗵𝘁𝘁𝗽𝘀://𝘄𝘄𝘄.𝗼𝗹𝘀𝘄𝗲𝗹𝗹.𝗰𝗼𝗺/
Provisioning Center
32909 Woodward Ave.
Royal Oak MI 48073
Presenters
𝗗𝗿. 𝗟𝗲𝘀𝗹𝗶𝗲 𝗠𝗲𝗻𝗱𝗼𝘇𝗮 𝗧𝗲𝗺𝗽𝗹𝗲, 𝗠𝗗, 𝗔𝗕𝗢𝗜𝗠 – 𝗵𝘁𝘁𝗽𝘀://𝘄𝘄𝘄.𝗻𝗼𝗿𝘁𝗵𝘀𝗵𝗼𝗿𝗲.𝗼𝗿𝗴/𝗶𝗻𝘁𝗲𝗴𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲-𝗺𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗰𝗶𝗻𝗲/𝗼𝘂𝗿-𝘁𝗲𝗮𝗺/
𝗗𝗮𝘄𝗻 𝗔𝗻𝗻 𝗣𝘂𝗴𝗵, 𝗕𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘀𝘁 𝗖𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲𝗿 𝗦𝘂𝗿𝘃𝗶𝘃𝗼𝗿 – 𝗵𝘁𝘁𝗽𝘀://𝗳𝗶𝗿𝘀𝘁𝗹𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁𝗮𝗵𝗲𝗮𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘄𝗮𝘆.𝗰𝗼𝗺/𝗵𝗼𝗺𝗲/
𝗣𝗿𝗲𝘀𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗢𝗿𝗴𝗮𝗻𝗶𝘇𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻
𝗠𝘆 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻 – 𝗵𝘁𝘁𝗽://𝗺𝘆𝗰𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻.𝗼𝗿𝗴/
Online Resources
𝗦𝘁𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗼𝗳 𝗠𝗶𝗰𝗵𝗶𝗴𝗮𝗻 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗶𝗷𝘂𝗮𝗻𝗮 𝗥𝗲𝗴𝘂𝗹𝗮𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘆 𝗔𝗴𝗲𝗻𝗰𝘆- https://www.michigan.gov/mra/
Information on Medical and Recreation laws including application for medical marijuana card.
𝗪𝗲𝗲𝗱𝗺𝗮𝗽𝘀– https://weedmaps.com/
Locate specific products in designated locations
𝗠𝘆 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻 –https://mycompassion.org/
Medical Cannabis Information and Education

Details

Date:
January 7
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www2.gildasclubdetroit.org/Events/Calendar?fordate=2021-01-07

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