Cannabis Use in Pregnancy & Breastfeeding
Genester Wilson-King, MD, FACOG gives an overview of the scientific literature on cannabis use during pregnancy and lactation and guidelines for evaluating individuals. While there is a history of cannabis use in women for obstetrical and gynecological conditions, what is the safety profile of cannabinoids for expecting mothers and the impact on the baby? Course participants will learn how the endocannabinoid system influences female reproduction and early fetal development. Dr. Wilson-King shares essential considerations from a clinical perspective. Upon completion, those taking the course will have an understanding of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians’ Best Practices for cannabis use during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
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