Cancer Patients Get Little Guidance From Doctors On Using Medical Marijuana

Cancer Patients Get Little Guidance From Doctors On Using Medical Marijuana

Kate Murphy felt frustrated by a lack of advice from doctors on how to use medical marijuana to mitigate side effects from her cancer treatment. Jesse Costa/WBUR hide caption Kate Murphy felt frustrated by a lack of advice from doctors on how to use medical marijuana to mitigate side effects from her cancer treatment. Please sign up here to get occasional updates from WBUR's ongoing series, "This Moment in Cancer." Even three queasy pregnancies didn't prepare Kate Murphy for the nonstop nausea that often comes with chemotherapy. In the early months of 2016, the Lexington, Mass., mother tried everything the...

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