Dr. Noah Minskoff

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The Future of Cannabis in Healthcare

The Future of Cannabis in Healthcare

Although many believe that the federal ban on marijuana will eventually be lifted in the US, it is still unclear when this will happen. For thousands of years, marijuana has been used for therapeutic purposes. Physicians first used it in Europe during the mid-19th...

How to Know If You Need a New Doctor

How to Know If You Need a New Doctor

Switching doctors can be very intimidating, especially if you're not happy with the one you're working with. If you're having second thoughts about your PCP, it's best to start weighing your options. This will allow you to make the best decision for your health....

How to Talk to Your Doctor About Medical Marijuana

How to Talk to Your Doctor About Medical Marijuana

A medical marijuana card in many states requires a one-on-one meeting with a healthcare professional. Patients must typically complete and sign a Healthcare Professional Certification form to be considered for the program. This process can be the most challenging part...

What Is An Insurance Score and How Is It Calculated?

What Is An Insurance Score and How Is It Calculated?

Insurance companies use an insurance score to determine what risk they are taking and how much they will charge us when we want to buy them a policy. It determines how likely you are to file a claim or file a lawsuit. Insurance Score Origins The Fair Isaac Corporation...

Telehealth Impact on Mental Health Accessibility

Telehealth Impact on Mental Health Accessibility

Telehealth has had a monumental impact on mental health accessibility. With many individuals suffering from some form of mental illness and a shortage of psychiatrists in clinics, it is not surprising that telehealth has become an imperative service. Telehealth allows...

How Medical Marijuana Can Treat Cancer Symptoms

How Medical Marijuana Can Treat Cancer Symptoms

Medical marijuana is becoming a more popular treatment for cancer symptoms. While it is not a cure for cancer, cannabis has been shown to help with various issues that come along with the disease. This includes pain relief, nausea relief, and appetite stimulation....

Promoting Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace

Promoting Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace

It may come as a surprise to many that three out of five employees in the workplace have never talked about their mental health concerns with co-workers. While mental health coverage has increased over the years, workers simply do not take advantage of their help....

Technological Advancements in Medicine

Technological Advancements in Medicine

The medical field has seen some incredible technological advancements in recent years. From 3D printing of organs to bionic eyes, doctors can now offer patients treatments and procedures that were once only imagined in science fiction movies. This article will explore...

Cannabis and Self Care

Cannabis and Self Care

When people hear the words ‘ self-care,’ they tend to picture specific images: a spa day or relaxing on the couch with a nice glass of wine. However, self-care can have many meanings, depending on the person. Self-care is all about taking care of oneself and their...

Most Common Questions Regarding Medical Cannabis

Most Common Questions Regarding Medical Cannabis

Medical marijuana has become both legal and popular in many states in recent years. Yet many people out there don’t understand what medical marijuana is or how it works. This article is going to take a moment to discuss the essentials of medical marijuana and...