Dr. Jordan Tishler

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Will Using Marijuana Reduce My Lung Capacity?

Any athlete — any person — knows that cigarettes and lung health don’t mix. The days when tobacco ads depicted famous athletes puffing on cigarettes are long gone.

Can Marijuana Help Treat Symptoms Of Cerebral Palsy?

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a congenital, neurological disorder which affects the patient’s muscle movements, balance, and physical coordination. Medical marijuana might be able to help cerebral palsy patients manage their symptoms and enjoy a better quality of life. 

Is It Possible For Medical Marijuana To Go Bad?

Like foods and beverages, most medications are felt to have limited shelf lives, but does the same apply to medical cannabis? 

Does Marijuana Have Any Dangerous Interactions With Other Drugs?

If you’re thinking about trying medical cannabis for a serious health condition, there’s a high likelihood you are currently using at least one prescription, but are there any prescription or over-the-counter drugs that have dangerous or deadly interactions with marijuana?

Can A Medical Marijuana Patient Get Child Custody In Massachusetts?

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Ehlers-Danlos And Sickle Cell: How Marijuana Can Help

Medical marijuana can provide relief for rare conditions, including sickle cell anemia and Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. 

Why Patients Should Always Start With Microdosing Medical Marijuana

Finding the right dose of a new medication can be tricky.  Too little, and you won’t get the relief you’re looking for. 

What Is The Best Way To Consume Medical Marijuana?

Patients can consume cannabis is more ways than just smoking a joint. In short, medical marijuana can be inhaled, eaten, taken under the tongue, or applied via topical creams.

Will I Need to Keep Using Medical Marijuana Forever?

Some medications are meant for short-term use, others are intended for long-term use, and some fall in the range between.  So once you become a medical marijuana patient, how long should you expect to keep using cannabis?

Using Medical Marijuana To Treat Sexual Dysfunction

For those struggling to find relief with their current medication regimens, medical cannabis may be an effective supplementary treatment.