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Cannabis As Medicine (21 CPEU / CEU)
Cannabis As Medicine Continuing Education CE course

Brand New! 1 in 7 adults is now using CBD, according to a 2019 Gallup poll. This means many of your clients and patients. Understanding how these substances work, and the evidence-basis underlying them, is important for medical and nutrition professionals. Cannabis has been used as a therapeutic medicine around the world for centuries, and now more states are legalizing medical cannabis. Learn everything there is to know about the plant, extraction and analysis, and the therapeutic effects and dosage. Learn the span of conditions with potential benefit from cannabis use and gain access to the latest research on treatment plans. Equip yourself with knowledge on this important topic to provide more comprehensive counseling to your patients Features:

  • Overview of the whole cannabis plant, various strains, extraction, and analysis
  • The therapeutic benefits of cannabinoids, terpenoids, and flavonoids
  • Research on medical conditions that will benefit most from cannabis
  • A deep dive into cannabis biochemistry and its use as an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory supplement
  • Overview of the endocannabinoid system and cannabinoid receptors
  • Drug-cannabis interactions, dosage guidelines, and supplement options and considerations
I am totally impressed by this book and CPE course. The exam is thorough and covers most of the highlights and important takeaways of the course. Bravo!"
-Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN, FAND


Published 2019. 336 pages. Includes CE evaluation/Reporting Form: You will submit it online and receive your CE Certificate immediately. See below for suggested learning codes.

*NOTE: This course expires 6/20/23. You have until that date to complete your CPEU testing for this course

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Product Code: CANNABIS01

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Course Specifics Continuing Education Specifics Performance Indicators and Learning Needs Codes
Brand new! The science of cannabis as an antioxidant and an anti-inflammatory supplement is a hot topic. Understanding it is a must for all RD/RDNs and CDEs. Learn about the therapeutic effects, dosage guidelines, and more from one of the nation's foremost experts.

*NOTE: This course expires 6/20/23. You have until that date to complete your CPEU testing for this course

Course type: 720--Preapproved Self-Study Materials, Printed.

Suggested Learning Level: 2

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