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What is CBD?
4 years ago

What is CBD?

Cannabis is made up of lots of different cannabinoids … over a hundred, in fact. Of them, the two you hear about most are THC and CBD. In today’s post …
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What Happens When Medicare Patients Need Medical Marijuana But Can’t Afford It?
4 years ago

What Happens When Medicare Patients Need Medical Marijuana But Can’t Afford It?

Though legal medical marijuana is now a reality in Florida, legalization is also only the first step in the battle for many patients. The next step is actually being able …
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The Compassionate Medical Cannabis Act and Amendment 2: A Simple Guide
4 years ago

The Compassionate Medical Cannabis Act and Amendment 2: A Simple Guide

Florida celebrated a big win for medical marijuana on November 8, but it also created a kind of complicated situation, since the state already had a more limited medical marijuana …
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Will Trump determine the fate of Medical Marijuana in Florida?
4 years ago

Will Trump determine the fate of Medical Marijuana in Florida?

Over 71% of voters in Florida approved an amendment that sought to expand medical pot in November, 2016. However, the fate of marijuana patients who have heavily relied on weed …
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The Story so Far: Older adults and Medical Marijuana Uses
4 years ago

The Story so Far: Older adults and Medical Marijuana Uses

There is an increased use of marijuana among the older adults as seen in recent times. Analysts say that, about 7000 people per day are trying cannabis for their first …
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Painkillers, Not Pot, is Gateway to Heroin Addiction
5 years ago

Painkillers, Not Pot, is Gateway to Heroin Addiction

Prescription painkillers can have a greater chance of leading to heroin addictions than marijuana, according to the U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

“In so many cases, it isn’t trafficking rings …
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Low-THC Medical Cannabis Oil Will Be Available Monday in South Florida
5 years ago

Low-THC Medical Cannabis Oil Will Be Available Monday in South Florida

On Monday, September 26 2016, South Floridians that are registered with Florida’s Compassionate Program established in 2014 will have the ability to purchase high CBD/low-THC from Modern Health Concepts in …
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UM study makes a case for legalizing marijuana
5 years ago

UM study makes a case for legalizing marijuana

The University of Miami has concluded that legalizing medical marijuana that daily smokers have a lower BMI then non-smokers. In addition, UM studies also found that the old adage that …
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Marijuana Industry Faces Diversity Problem?
5 years ago

Marijuana Industry Faces Diversity Problem?

The movement to legalize marijuana in the U.S. has been referred to many as a ‘gold rush,’ from the billions of dollars its generating, but now some are calling it …
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Can Marijuana Tampons Ease Menstrual Pain?
5 years ago

Can Marijuana Tampons Ease Menstrual Pain?

Because periods are such a routine part of a woman’s life, it is easy to forget that they can often be very painful. For many women, menstrual pain can be …
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