Should ‘medical marijuana’ be recommended for patients?

1/10/19–According to Paul Terpeluk, DO, Medical Director, Employee Health Services, there are better alternatives than ‘medical marijuana’ for patients. Terpeluk believes that patients deserve to know that whatever they are using to control their symptoms is safe and effective. And clinicians need to have confidence that a treatment will work as intended. The goal of the healthcare provider is to help patients, to treat their conditions, to improve their quality of life and to ease their suffering ― within the bounds of scientific evidence. Read