Medical Marijuana Doctor Issuing Recommendations for Patients Near Tampa, St. Petersburg and All of Florida

June 25, 2018
In Florida, the list of qualifying conditions that makes one eligible for medical marijuana is:
  • Cancer
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Crohn's...
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    June 20, 2018
    Medical marijuana has been used for thousands of years. It relieves pain, stimulates appetite, reduces nausea and prevents seizures. There are other promising medical applications for the drug, but further research is needed. In Florida, voters overwhelmingly supported the legalization of medical... Read More
    Category: Florida Law
    May 29, 2018
     Glaucoma is a qualifying condition for medical marijuana in Florida. That means if you have been diagnosed with glaucoma, you may be eligible for a medical marijuana card to be used at a dispensary. First you must visit a state-approved physician who will determine your eligibility. At Access... Read More
    Category: Glaucoma
    April 26, 2018
    Residents of the Tampa-St. Petersburg area who have been exposed to such scarring events as crime, violence, abuse, assault or warfare often repeat these traumas again through Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD. This psychological affliction can impact an individual’s quality of life and... Read More
    April 18, 2018
    Chronic pain is a lasting condition that goes beyond the discomfort of a routine cut or strain. Unlike the average scrape or bruise, in which mild discomfort tend to only be temporary, people who suffer from chronic pain can experience excruciating throbbing and aching that can last for an... Read More
    March 28, 2018
    As an adult in your 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s or beyond, you may have certain health issues that are related to your age. Medical marijuana can be particularly beneficial in relieving the symptoms and side effects of these types of health conditions, which include:
  • Cancer
  • Arthritis
  • ...
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    February 19, 2018
    In November of 2016, Florida voters overwhelmingly approved an amendment to the state constitution that would greatly expand legal access to medical marijuana in the state. In the summer of 2017, the state legislature passed the laws necessary to implement the will of the voters, and so medical... Read More
    January 31, 2018
    The history of marijuana is extensive. It reaches far back into world history. And for much of that history, marijuana was used for a variety of ailments, diseases and illnesses. Please take our quiz to learn more. Ready to find out if your health condition qualifies for medical marijuana in... Read More
    January 03, 2018
    Tetra Health Care clinics, a California-based chain, is closing five of the six clinics it opened six months ago in Florida. Locations of closed clinics are Tampa, Clearwater, Winter Park and Brandon. A single Tampa clinic remains open. If you are a Tetra patient and you are concerned about the... Read More
    December 18, 2017
    Walking into a dispensary for the first time can be overwhelming. Sativa, indica, hybrid – what's the difference? These terms refer to species of the plant cannabis. In the past, these terms were a way of categorizing the characteristics of the plant, where it grew and how it grew. Today, we know... Read More