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Sarasota commissioner wants to decriminalize marijuana

Gunnar Hammarson- Mar 9, 2019 0

By Nicole Rodriguez Staff Writer, Posted Mar 7, 2019, at 12:23 PMUpdated Mar 7, 2019, at 7:58 PM Individuals caught with small amounts of the drug could avoid a rap sheet under a proposal. SARASOTA — Individuals caught with small amounts of marijuana could avoid a rap sheet under a new proposal from one Sarasota city commissioner. Commissioner Hagen Brody wants ... Read More

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House, Senate close to repealing Florida’s ban on smokable medical marijuana

Gunnar Hammarson- Mar 9, 2019 0

Posted By Dara Kam, News Service of Florida on Thu, Mar 7, 2019, at 9:56 am With plenty of breathing room before a March 15 deadline set by Gov. Ron DeSantis, House and Senate leaders have neared completion of a measure that would do away with a state ban on smoking medical marijuana. Sen. Jeff Brandes ... Read More

Libertarian official schools entrepreneurs on cannabis legalization

Gunnar Hammarson- Mar 1, 2019 0

By Billy Cox Staff Writer Posted Feb 22, 2019, at 4:58 PM Updated Feb 22, 2019 at 9:46 PM Reason Foundation VP Adrian Moore says legislators have bungled legalization in other states SARASOTA — Fresh from monitoring medical marijuana hearings in Tallahassee, where legislative opposition to smoking prescription cannabis is ... Read More

Florida lawmakers want to honor medical marijuana ID cards from other states

Gunnar Hammarson- Feb 26, 2019 0

Posted By Monivette Cordeiro on Mon, Feb 25, 2019, at 6:58 pm Florida lawmakers are pushing a bipartisan measure that would honor medical marijuana identification cards from other states. HB 557 and SB 1328 would provide "reciprocity" for qualified patients and caregivers who are not residents. The House measure was filed earlier in ... Read More

 





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A Patient’s Guide to Using Cannabis for Cancer

A Patient’s Guide to Using Cannabis for Cancer

MMJ Science & HealthGunnar Hammarson- March 3, 2019 0

By David Bienenstock, www.leafly.com If you (or someone you love) just got diagnosed with cancer, that’s obviously very frightening. My heart goes out to you ... Read More

Medical Marijuana for Post-Cancer Pain

Medical Marijuana for Post-Cancer Pain

MMJ Science & HealthGunnar Hammarson- March 3, 2019 0

BY "Bonnie Annis" PUBLISHED MARCH 02, 2019 Can medical grade marijuana and CBD help with residual pain after a cancer diagnosis, and why is it so ... Read More

Medical Pot: An Elixir for the Elderly?

Medical Pot: An Elixir for the Elderly?

MMJ Science & HealthGunnar Hammarson- March 1, 2019 0

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HEALTHDAY) THURSDAY, Feb. 28, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Your grandparents' chronic aches and pains might best be eased with a ... Read More

Marijuana Study Findings Could Hold Promise for Veterans With PTSD

Marijuana Study Findings Could Hold Promise for Veterans With PTSD

MMJ Science & HealthGunnar Hammarson- March 1, 2019 0

Ocean Malandra ∙ February 22, 2019, | Updated 3 days ago Patrick Fox, a 69-year-old Vietnam War veteran from Eureka, California, tried prescription medication to ... Read More

Tips on buying hemp products for anxiety, insomnia and pain

Tips on buying hemp products for anxiety, insomnia and pain

MMJ ScienceGunnar Hammarson- February 23, 2019 0

By Marcia Heroux Pounds, Contact Reporter South Florida Sun-Sentinel Hemp products such as CBD oils have been around a long time, but medical professionals and ... Read More

Study: Many prefer medical marijuana over prescription drugs

Study: Many prefer medical marijuana over prescription drugs

MMJ ScienceChris Chambers- January 22, 2019 0

(WXYZ) — Many people will likely use medical marijuana as a supplement to or substitution for prescription drugs, according to a University of Michigan study. ... Read More

2019 Wish List: The Future of Cannabis Science and Medicine

2019 Wish List: The Future of Cannabis Science and Medicine

MMJ ScienceChris Chambers- January 21, 2019 0

If there's a theme that permeates throughout the science and medicine communities when it comes to a wish list for 2019, it's more funding. As we ... Read More

Medical Marijuana: The Science Behind THC and CBD

Medical Marijuana: The Science Behind THC and CBD

MMJ ScienceGunnar Hammarson- June 3, 2018 0

Although marijuana remains a Schedule I substance with the Drug Enforcement Agency, medicinal marijuana continues to make headway in today’s medical society and is stirring ... Read More