CANNABIS CULTURE – Cannabis and Telemedicine are probably the two words that nobody would have envisaged that could be spoken about together, but it is a match that is undoubtedly beneficial for the patients.
What is Telemedicine?
Telemedicine is the virtual delivery of healthcare services by leveraging technology. It is an online medical consultation service that allows for two way communication between the doctors and the patients.
Although telemedicine has been around since the last three decades, it is only the technological advancements in the last 10 years that have led to its widespread adoption all over the globe. It is the prime example of how technology has managed to rev up an industry that is historically the last one to adapt to any changes.
While the benefits of telemedicine are numerous, the cannabis industry is one sector in which it has managed to find its application and is helping patients cross barriers by connecting to the doctors for a prescription to medical marijuana.
How is cannabis medicine?
Cannabis plant contains hundreds of cannabinoids out of which two are of medical significance, THC and CBD. Our body also produces cannabinoids naturally to achieve homeostasis. Medical use of cannabis restores balance