A Guide to Medical Cannabis in Australia
While medicinal marijuana is legal in Australia, many doctors don’t know enough about it to prescribe. Studies show that a huge proportion of adult-use (recreational) cannabis consumers are self medicating. A common scenario is that those who started as adult-use consumers have transitioned and are experiencing the benefits of being medicinal patients.
On the flip side of this, there are many people thinking about medicinal cannabis, but don’t want to be perceived as stoners or ‘pot heads.’ The stigma and lack of education about cannabis prevent people from exploring if cannabis is right for them.
This guide will help you along your medical cannabis journey. The sections below are broken out in a recommended order to help you build your knowledge and understanding.