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Florida’s Medical Marijuana Program Is A Disaster

Florida’s Medical Marijuana Program Is A Disaster

mag813 May 8, 2017 0

Remember when 72 percent of Floridians voted to usher in a new era of open access to medical marijuana? That triumphant moment for medical weed was just in November, but for Florida patients this

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Florida House Passes Medical Marijuana Implementing Bill

Florida House Passes Medical Marijuana Implementing Bill

mag813 May 2, 2017 0

A bill to implement Florida’s medical marijuana amendment passed the House of Representatives and is heading to the Senate. HB 1397 — approved in a 105-9 vote Tuesday — allows patients who suffer chronic

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USF Wants To Be Medical Marijuana Research Hub

USF Wants To Be Medical Marijuana Research Hub

mag813 April 29, 2017 0

As legislators work out the details of implementing medical marijuana, pharmacists at the University of South Florida are determining how to deliver it as medication. The problem is, not a lot of clinical research

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On the Eve of 4/20, The Florida Department of Health Urges Caution to Avoid Medical Marijuana Scams

On the Eve of 4/20, The Florida Department of Health Urges Caution to Avoid Medical Marijuana Scams

mag813 April 19, 2017 0

The Florida Department of Health is urging Florida residents to use caution to avoid medical marijuana scams. Last week, it came to the department’s attention that there are businesses advertising free or reduced-cost access

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Florida’s Medical Marijuana Monopolies Are Cashing in and Patients Will Suffer

Florida’s Medical Marijuana Monopolies Are Cashing in and Patients Will Suffer

mag813 April 6, 2017 0

There are 21 million people in Florida, millions of whom will eventually qualify for the medical-grade marijuana voters approved in November. Very soon, a hell of a lot of weed is going to be

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Study Finds That Regular Consumption Of Marijuana Keeps You Thin, Fit And Active

Study Finds That Regular Consumption Of Marijuana Keeps You Thin, Fit And Active

mag813 April 1, 2017 0

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. Here’s a new health-related adage to consider: Regular consumption of marijuana keeps you thin and active. According to researchers at Oregon Health and Science University, people

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Medical Marijuana’s Massive Windfall

Medical Marijuana’s Massive Windfall

mag813 February 16, 2017 0

It turns out marijuana could have taxpayers seeing green in more ways than one. There is a massive windfall associated with making medical weed available nationally and a big data company broke it down

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Medical Marijuana in Florida Could Top $1B In Three Years

Medical Marijuana in Florida Could Top $1B In Three Years

mag813 December 6, 2016 0

Florida is on track to log more than $1 billion in medical marijuana sales by 2019, according to an industry report released Tuesday. The estimates are good news for Florida’s budding medical cannabis industry,

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Florida Legislation Delays The Medical Marijuana Amendment

Florida Legislation Delays The Medical Marijuana Amendment

mag813 November 19, 2016 0

Thanks to nearly 75% of people in the state of #Florida voting ‘yes’ to medical marijuana, legislators are now stumped with ideas to try and make it accessible throughout the state. Due to the

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NFLPA ‘Actively Studying’ Medical Marijuana Use For Players

NFLPA ‘Actively Studying’ Medical Marijuana Use For Players

mag813 November 10, 2016 0

Changes in the country’s attitude toward marijuana use may be taking effect in football. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday that the NFL Players Association is actively studying the use of medical marijuana

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