Peter Grinspoon, MD

Peter Grinspoon, MD

Peter Grinspoon, M.D. may be the composer of the memoir Free Refills: A Doctor Confronts their Addiction. He presently methods as being a care that is primary at an inner-city center in Boston and it is on staff at Massachusetts General Hospital. He shows medication at Harvard Medical class. He invested 2 yrs as a co-employee Director for the doctor wellness Service, an element of the Massachusetts healthcare community, dealing with doctors who are suffering from substance use problems.

Dr. Grinspoon graduated with honors in philosophy from Swarthmore College. Before medical school, he invested 5 years being a Campaign Director at Greenpeace, focusing on the nuclear free seas campaign. He went to school that is medical Boston University class of Medicine. Their internship and residency had been in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Today he could be proudly a decade clean. He lives in Newton, MA together with wife Liz Grinspoon, along with his family that is blended.

Posts by Peter Grinspoon, MD

Save the woods, stop the sneeze

Than they used to be, you aren’t imagining it, and you aren’t alone if it seems like your seasonal allergies are worse. Climate change has triggered an extended pollen season, and flowers are creating more pollen that is stronger.

Kratom: Fear-worthy foliage or beneficial botanical?

Kratom has been utilized for years and years for different conditions, and after this many individuals are employing it to deal with chronic pain and mitigate opioid withdrawal signs. But there is however no control or regulation associated with item, and it may have side that is serious.

Cannabis is medicine — don’t make it taste good

The increasing availability of cannabis-containing edibles has fueled debate about their security. Some common-sense thinking about how these products are packaged and sold is needed as emergency visits rise for treatment related to edibles. Continue reading