With marijuana on the verge of being legalized for recreational use across Canada, the topic has worked its way to the forefront and left many people with questions.
On May 8, the Our Health information series will feature a panel discussion on medical cannabis with four local medical experts on hand to answer some of those questions.
“The recreational (legalization) is coming this summer, but medical marijuana has been around for quite a while. You needed approval from Health Canada and you had to register as a user, but it has been possible to use for more than a decade,” said David Bayfield, an ER physician at GBGH.
Dr. Keith Rose will lead a panel that includes Bayfield, pharmacist Mike Boivin, Dr. Jennifer Johnson and psychiatrist…