Medical Marijuana in the Management of Multiple Sclerosis-Related Spasticity and Pain

Ethos Ho, BSc Pharm Student Hashing Out the Evidence in Multiple Sclerosis  Today’s article is a continuation of our series examining the current evidence behind medical marijuana in the management of various medical conditions. So far, we have discussed its use in chronic pain, cancer, and ADHD. The focus of today’s article is the safety…

Multivitamins and Cardiovascular Health

David Poon, BSc Immunology and Infection, PharmD Student Do You Know Someone Taking a Multivitamin? I do and chances are you do too! Multivitamins contain vitamins and minerals, but in varying quantities depending on the manufacturer and product line. People taking a multivitamin generally take it for overall health and well-being. Others have it recommended…

Why Should Mothers Breastfeed? The Benefits of Breastfeeding Over Using Formula

Seunga (Jasmine) Han, PharmD Student Whether you’re a soon-to-be mother or already have a child, there is one topic that’s always withstood controversy – breastfeeding. The world of breastfeeding is perplexing. Mothers often have many questions like: When should you breastfeed? How long should you breastfeed? Should you even breastfeed? If these questions are something…