UK’s first network of medical cannabis clinics set to open more sites

UK’s first network of medical cannabis clinics set to open more sites

Health Europa reports The Medical Cannabis Clinics, recently CQC registered, is the UK’s largest and fastest growing chain of private cannabis clinics, with doctors now operating from seven locations across the country and more openings planned over the coming months to meet patient demand. Through working in collaboration with the global leaders in medical cannabis education and training, The Academy of Medical Cannabis, the clinic chain has amassed a team of skilled clinicians who have been trained to prescribe cannabis-based medicine. Increasing demand for medical cannabis The demand for cannabinoid medicine has never been more evident after the release of a YouGov poll suggesting that millions of British citizens are illegally using street cannabis to treat chronic health conditions. According to Jonathan Nadler, Group MD at LYPHE Group, which owns and runs The Medical Cannabis Clinics: “Patients should be able to access legal medical cannabis but both advocates and doctors have been thoroughly dissatisfied with the lack of progress since cannabis was rescheduled in 2018. “Many were outraged when NICE issued their latest recommendations a couple of months ago in which only two cannabis-based drugs, Epidyolex and Sativex, were recommended for use by those suffering from either rare forms of childhood-onset epilepsy or spasticity related to multiple sclerosis. “This…

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