Ryan Murphy, and his Media group from Grossmont College produced a compelling 11-minute documentary on Dystonia. The film features interviews with 3 individuals with 3 different types of Dystonia. Paul has Spasmodic Dysphonia with involuntary spasms of his vocal cords that affect his speech and voice quality, Claude has Meige Syndrome which affects his eyelids, face, mouth, neck and jaws and Martha has Cervical Dystonia, which affects the muscles of her neck and shoulder.
Date: Monday, August 12, 2019
Topic: Dystonia & Medical Cannabis
Presenter: Featuring Danny Bega, MD of Northwestern Medicine. The program reviews what we know, and don’t know, about the role of medical cannabis for dystonia, and provides information to help individuals make informed decisions in partnership with their doctors about the use of cannabis products.