Updated: Apr 24
Welcome to homework assignment CPS 1.1 in the Cannabis for Pain seminar from Higher Learning LV. This assignment provides an overview of the topic of cannabis for pain, including a detailed analysis of the multiple types of pain and some of the underlying biochemical mechanisms involved.
This assignment includes recently published peer-reviewed scientific research on the topic of the potential medicinal efficacy of cannabis for various categories of pain. This assignment in particular focuses on several 2023 studies that investigate the topic.
When you complete this homework assignment, simply click the link at the bottom of the article to return to the master page for this seminar.
Section 1: Cannabis for Pain
The topic of cannabis for pain is, like any analysis of the medicinal efficacy of a botanical species for a particular disease or disorder, complicated and full of nuance. Many cannabis industry professionals are understandably ignorant of most of the details associated with pain and its management—particularly if they are not themselves pain patients.