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Julie Bobitt

Could cannabis be a pain relief alternative to opioids?

The Opioid Alternative Pilot Project offers medical cannabis as a pain-relief option for those looking to avoid or reduce opioid use, says Julie Bobitt, the director of the Interdisciplinary Health Sciences program at Illinois.

Bobbit spoke with Liz Ahlberg Touchstone recently about preliminary data and the feasibility of cannabis as an opioid alternative.

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