What Medical Conditions Qualify for a Doctor Approved Florida Marijuana Card?

Medical Conditions and Other Qualifications For A Marijuana Card Florida has very liberal views on marijuana use. Close to 60% of the citizens of Florida support the recreational use of marijuana. So it’s no surprise that almost 75% of the populace supported medical marijuana (MMJ) use in the 2014 vote. Marijuana based treatments are now available Florida. Before accessing the …

Relief from HIV/AIDS with Florida Medical Marijuana

This guide explains how HIV/AIDS patients can obtain a Medical Marijuana Card. If you’ve been diagnosed with HIV or AIDS and other treatment options aren’t working, you should consider medical marijuana (MMJ). Although regular medications are popular treatment options, they often have many side effects. Some of these side effects might include vomiting, insomnia, nausea, and anxiety. Many patients have …

Severe Muscle Spasms? Florida Medical Marijuana Provides Relief

Severe Muscle Spasms? Florida Medical Marijuana Provides Relief

Medical marijuana helps Florida’s suffering patients What are severe muscle spasms? Muscle spasms can occur in muscle groups throughout the whole body. Some can be more painful than others, and they can occur because of a variety of reasons. The less acute ones are often caused by muscle fatigue, dehydration, or lack of electrolytes. Severe muscle spasms are an involuntary …

SURTERRA THERAPEUTICS – Premiere Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Florida

SURTERRA THERAPEUTICS – Premiere Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Florida

Surterra Therapeutics – medical marijuana from an authorized dispensary Just two years ago, Florida’s laws had little room for medical marijuana and only a few health conditions qualified to receive treatment for medical marijuana. However Amendment 2 passed on Nov 8, 2016. For the first time in Florida, the votes favored the use of medical marijuana as a treatment option …

TRULIEVE – Premiere Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Florida

Florida’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary With the passing of Amendment 2, medical marijuana is now legal in Florida under state law. The newly passed legislation also expanded the list of medical conditions that qualify for marijuana treatment. Patients who have medical marijuana cards can now get their medication from state-approved dispensaries like Trulieve. Also called dispensing organizations, marijuana dispensaries are …

What Can Medical Marijuana Be Used to Treat and Prescribed For in Florida?

What Can Medical Marijuana Be Used to Treat and Prescribed For in Florida?

CONDITIONS THAT QUALIFY FOR MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN FLORIDA In Florida, qualified patients that have been diagnosed with debilitating medical conditions can legally access medical marijuana. This is according to the provisions in Amendment 2 of the Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative passed in 2016. Below is the list of medical conditions that medical marijuana can be used to treat in Florida. …

Treating Chronic Pain with Florida Medical Marijuana

Treating Chronic Pain with Florida Medical Marijuana

5 Reasons Why Florida Medical Marijuana is Better Than Opioids Marijuana is still illegal in Florida, except when it is used for medical reasons. Florida medical marijuana is used as a treatment for several medical conditions. In the last few years, the uses of medical marijuana for treating chronic medical conditions have become more widely recognized. A recent report released …

Who Qualifies For Medical Marijuana in Florida?

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Amendment 2 and the Compassionate Medical Cannabis Act of 2014 gives medical doctors and doctors of osteopathic medicine the permission to order medical marijuana for patients under their care in Florida. Who qualifies for this medication? Following the newly passed amendment in Florida, a wider group of patients will have access to medical marijuana. In 2014, the Florida legislative arm …

Florida Dispensaries Aiming for Normalization to Medical Marijuana

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The use of marijuana for medicinal purposes is growing in popularity all around the United States. As we know here at Green Health, our state of Florida is indeed no different. In recent news, The Florida Department of Health awarded seven local Florida “treatment centers” licensing to offer their products to people who have have been seen by their doctor …

Florida Medical Marijuana Doctors and Patient Access Points

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With November’s vote to amend Florida’s constitution, medical marijuana gained legal status as a therapeutic alternative for many medical ailments. Voters approved Amendment 2 and the legalization of medicinal cannabis. Amendment 2 was just the framework, there are many rules and laws still incomplete. How will the rules evolve as the state goes forward? This week the state’s health officials …