When treating Parkinson’s symptoms, especially with complementary and alternative therapies, many people wonder if and how medical marijuana might work. In short, the scientific evidence to date has been inconclusive. More research is needed to evaluate medical marijuana’s safety and potential benefit in Parkinson’s, and studies are ongoing. Watch the video to learn more.
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