Article by Travis Dosser, CKNW Vancouver
The Liberals plan on legalizing marijuana and some are already prescribed the substance to treat a wide variety of illnesses and issues.
Medical use of marijuana is becoming a more accepted practice and with the acceptance, more clinics are opening to get the medicine out to people in need.
Medical Cannabis Clinics from Canheal have recently opened in both Edmonton and Calgary and Karen Eckhart with the company says they already have 500 patients across Alberta. She expects that to increase…
“People who have been looking for medical cannabis are very enthusiastic,” explains Eckhard. “The medical community, we have a number of doctors referring to us, they say this is a real opportunity to receive some symptom management they couldn’t get from pharmacare.”
Eckhart says they are just like a normal clinic but can also prescribe marijuana.