Our Precision Medicine team has embraced the challenge of opening our minds beyond the traditional views. We are here to help you understand the risks and benefits of cannabis and how you might participate in the use of cannabis as ‘safely’ and ‘effectively’ as possible.
Any product that was illegal, that’s now attracting billions of dollars in investment and that’s anchored in myth, deserves some objective commentary from medical professionals.
- Who should use it medically?
- Who should use it recreationally?
- Who should not use it?
- How will it affect you?
If you’re considering using cannabis to treat your symptoms, enhance your health or your recreational use of cannabis, and minimize any side effects, our cannabis program can put you at ease, as a first step to knowing what’s best for you.
It turns out that your genes play a big role in determining how you’ll react to cannabis. Genetic testing lets us determine how you will react to certain drugs, largely based on your genetic profile. One of those drugs is cannabis.
Metabolism of cannabinoids, like THC and CBD, can influence how you respond to cannabis and cannabis-related products.
Genetic testing, done with a simple cheek swab, allows a customized cannabis prescription which will likely be more effective, and have you experience less side effects.
Different strains of cannabinoids and terpenes are effective at treating different conditions. A cannabis product that is optimal for one individual may not be suitable for another person because of variables including genetics, individual medical conditions and drug-drug interactions
Your Cannabis Genes Rx™ journey begins with an understanding of your genetics. To learn what risk factors you have around your health and receive personalized and targeted cannabis prescription just for your specific needs.
Armed with your pharmacogenetics cannabis results and other supportive test (neurotransmitters and hormone profile) reports, your precision medicine health team at Executive Health Centre can offer you a prescription based on your unique profile and health needs.
Our approach to skincare begins with a cheek swab to DETECT your genetics risk factors for premature aging, dehydration, inflammation, glycation and oxidative injury and receive personalized and targeted skincare just for your specific needs.