Finally, menopause is out there on social media, and it is no longer a taboo subject – remember, it impacts half the population. Here’s Jadie’s story of medically-induced menopause.
Medicinal cannabis has been legal to prescribe in Australia since 2016. Recreational use of cannabis is still illegal in Australia. Medicinal cannabis products are considered ‘unapproved medicines’ by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), the government body that regulates medicines and complementary medicines.
Recently, Australian researchers from Endeavour College of Natural Health and the Australian Centre for Complementary and Integrative Medicine, at the University of Technology Sydney, published a research study on the prevalence rates of self-reported diagnosed endometriosis in the Australian population.
The study published in the Australian Health Review examined the definition of chronic disease within Australian policy documents. The core definitional elements of chronic disease included onset, causation, duration, treatment, disease course and impact (individual and societal).