Category Archive : Health Information

Should Cannabis Be Considered as an Acute Pain Treatment?

Should Cannabis Be Considered as an Acute Pain Treatment?

Cannabis has been getting a lot of attention lately. One of the more recent stories to make the rounds involves a study showing that as many as half of all chronic pain patients who use medical cannabis have also reduced their use of opioids. That is good news for chronic Read the rest

5 Reasons Doctors Are Still Wary of Medical Marijuana

5 Reasons Doctors Are Still Wary of Medical Marijuana

Despite medical marijuana now being legal in some 38 states, doctors across the country remain wary of it. They are not comfortable helping patients obtain medical cannabis cards. They do not want to go on record as recommending it. The question is, why? What is it about medical marijuana that Read the rest

Top 5 Access Barriers Medical Cannabis Patients Face

Top 5 Access Barriers Medical Cannabis Patients Face

Medical cannabis now enjoys state-legal status in 37 states, the District of Columbia, and several U.S. territories. From the most liberal states to their equally conservative counterparts, medical cannabis has been approved by one voter proposition after another. Nonetheless, access barriers remain.

An access barrier is something that prevents medical Read the rest

Food and Drink for Sleep Issues

Food and Drink for Sleep Issues

You might have heard a piece of age-old advice regarding eating and getting to sleep – don’t eat right before bed. This is not a worthless wisdom, but it is pretty imprecise. When you head to bed, you want to make sure that your body’s needs are satisfied to the Read the rest

Well being Centres

Health CentreThe North Lambton Neighborhood Health Centre is a non-revenue, group-ruled organization that gives primary health care, well being promotion and neighborhood development companies to Lambton County. We provide a broad range of medical services and health promotion strategies to promote the well being of our various population. It’s VERY clear … Read the rest