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30 Nov

In Medical Marijuana States, ‘Pot Doctors’ Push Boundaries

The green-typeface slogan “WE’ED like to be your doctor!” —unmistakably weed-friendly — has attracted hundreds of medical marijuana patients in less than a year to Dr. Bodo Schneider’s clinics in southern Illinois and suburban Chicago. In New Jersey, Dr. Anthony Anzalone has a similar following at his three clinics, marketed online with a marijuana leaf

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09 Oct

Talking to your doctor about Medical Cannabis

Honesty With Your Physician Be forthright. There is nothing wrong or illegal about discussing medical cannabis with your doctor. Federal courts have ruled that the First Amendment protects doctors in discussing medical cannabis and recommending it to their patients. Doctors are accustomed to patients bringing ideas to them about treatment options and preferences, and cannabis

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05 Apr

Finding marijuana prescribing doctor now the hard part

PROVIDENCE — Last month, the Department of Health gave the go-ahead for the opening of three medical marijuana dispensaries that were authorized in large part to give patients a safer and more accessible way to obtain what the federal government still classifies as an illegal substance.But the opening of the dispensaries may not necessarily make it easier for patients to get marijuana. Thanks to a law enacted by the General Assembly in the waning days of last year’s session, most information about the medical-marijuana program, including the names of doctors who certify patients for marijuana-use cards, is now secret.

As a result, patients who want to obtain medical-marijuana are depending on word of mouth to find a doctor in Rhode Island who’s willing to certify their need.

“They’re not going to be able to find them in the Yellow Pages, that’s for sure,” says Steven R. DeToy, spokesman for the Rhode Island Medical Society.

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30 Jun

Medical Marijuana Cards Can Improve The Life Quality

A lot οf things wеrе ѕаіԁ аbουt medical marijuana аnԁ іtѕ employment іn thе modern society аnԁ medicine. Sοmе believe thаt marijuana іѕ medically valuable, others don’t. Anyway, medical marijuana wаѕ shown tο cure headaches, nausea, muscle spasms аnԁ stomach cramps, аnԁ even such bаԁ diseases, Ɩіkе cancer, Parkinson’s disease, аnԁ Alzheimer’s disease. Today, іn thе US, thе number οf people thаt ѕtаrt tο υѕе medical Marijuana Treatment gradually increases. Up tο thе date, thеrе аrе 14 states thаt hаνе legalized cannabis fοr medicinal employment. Verify wіth уουr state regulations tο find out іf уου аrе allowed tο еmрƖοу medical marijuana.

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