How and Why Medical Marijuana Can Help You

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
2:00 pm-3:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

A growing body of scientific evidence suggests that medical cannabis can be an effective treatment for a variety of conditions, including pain management, PTSD, and more. Dr. Karen Munkacy will join us to provide an overview of the science and health benefits behind medical marijuana. She will also explain how to obtain a Medical Marijuana Card in Massachusetts and discuss the products and services offered by her medical marijuana dispensary, Garden Remedies. Dr. Munkacy, MD is the founder and president of Garden Remedies and a Newton resident. A breast cancer survivor, she learned through research how medical marijuana relieves chronic pain from cancer treatments and other debilitating medical conditions. She is a former faculty member at UCLA and USC Medical Centers in Los Angeles. Dr. Munkacy had a fellowship in pain management and received her medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School. She is also a Delegate to the Massachusetts Medical Society. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free.

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  • Seniors