Medical Marijuana Calgary
What Is Medical Marijuana?
Medical marijuana is the medical use of the Cannabis plant that contains biologically active substances in its leaves, flowers, and buds and their extracts that are useful to help relieve symptoms and conditions.
It contains more than 100 different chemicals called cannabinoids. The two most biologically active chemicals in cannabis are THC and CBD which are the main chemicals used in medicine.
There are many types, or strains, of cannabis. Each plant has specific THC-to-CBD ratios. Because of this, some strains have different kinds of effects than others.
How Is Medical Marijuana Used?
As previously mentioned medical marijuana is used in order to help people relieve certain symptoms and conditions such as:
Who Uses Medical Marijuana?
Even though there are traditional prescription medications out there to help treat some of the symptoms and conditions that are giving you trouble, for some people they prefer more of a natural option and not to mention in some cases medical cannabis is more effective than pharmaceutical drugs and has fewer negative side effects.
How to Get Prescription for Medical Marijuana?
In order to acquire a prescription for medical marijuana you need to follow the following steps:
- You need to have an appointment with a qualified physician or doctor and consult with him about your current medical problems in order to fully determine whenever the use of cannabis is the right treatment for you.
- After the appointment, if your practitioner feels that medical marijuana is the right treatment for your condition, he or she will then provide you with a medical document authorizing the use of this natural treatment.
- Once it has been approved, you will then be able to get in touch with a Licensed Producer. (They are private companies who are licensed by the government to grow, harvest, process, and sell medical cannabis). You will be able to register with them and then be able to request an order for your prescription directly from them.
- The fourth and final step is to purchase your medical cannabis that is suited to your needs. Authorized producers offer a range of medical cannabis strains with different levels of CBD (the non-psychoactive component) and THC (the main psychoactive component). They come in many forms, such as edibles, pills, and oils, so there’s no need to inhale harmful smoke or carcinogens.
Why Choose Us?
Here at SmartLeaf Health Services, we want to help people with mild to severe medical conditions relieve/ease their symptoms with the use of medical cannabis by educating people on its effects while connecting them with medical professionals in Calgary and Surrounding areas in and around Canada.
We have had years of experience in helping our clients through the process of obtaining a medical document (prescription) for medical marijuana through Health Canada Approved Licensed Producers, who have the best product & service that best fits your individual needs.
We also offer the opportunity for telemedicine / skype professional doctors that suits your schedule without having to come into the doctor’s office.
Don´t wait anymore and book an appointment today and find out if medical marijuana is the right choice for you.
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