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LATEST OMMU REPORTS FROM OFFICE OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA USE IN THE STATE OF FLORIDA Highlights from NOVEMBER 15 2019 Report Qualified Patients: (Active ID Card): 283,909 Total Patients: 402362 Patients Last Week:4,302 Processing Time for Complete Application*: 5 business days Processing Time for ID Card Printing: 5 business days *Applications are not deemed to be

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MEDICAL CANNABIS FOR HOSPICE PATIENTS

Hospice focuses on controlling a patient’s symptoms and pain levels. The palliative medical team discusses the goals of care while supporting your emotional needs. Hospice believes the end of life is not a medical experience. It is a human experience that benefits from expert medical care and holistic support. Hospice care centers on compassion and

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MEDICAL CANNABIS FOR NEUROPATHY

Medical marijuana can be used to treat diabetic neuropathy!! Treatment can help to alleviate symptoms such as: Burning Tingling Trouble sleeping Anxiety Depression Neuropathic pain Inflammation The University of California at San Diego conducted a recent, controlled and randomized study showing inhaling medical weed can calm pain from diabetic neuropathy for a few hours without

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How can Medical Cannabis Help Arthritis

Medical marijuana is a natural, affordable alternative to traditional medicines used to treat arthritis, which also lacks the side effects found in conventional drugs. Increasingly, many patients who are afflicted with arthritis have instead opted to use medical marijuana to relieve their symptoms. These patients have experienced excellent results, including less pain, reduced use of

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HOW DOES CANNABIS HELP?

How does it help? Cannabinoids — the active chemicals in medical marijuana — are similar to chemicals the body makes that are involved in appetite, memory, movement, and pain. Research suggests cannabinoids might: Reduce anxiety Reduce inflammation and relieve pain Control nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy Kill cancer cells and slow tumor growth

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Cannabis For Parkinson’s Disease

Marijuana may be an excellent alternative or addition to the medication regime of someone suffering from Parkinson’s Disease. The “active ingredients” in marijuana are cannabinoids. Depending on the strain and variety of marijuana, there can be up to 60 different types of cannabinoids present. The presence of cannabinoids isn’t limited to marijuana. The human brain

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HOW TO CHOOSE A DISPENSARY

HOW TO CHOOSE A DISPENSARY No matter how experienced you are with medical marijuana, choosing a dispensary poses a challenge. You want to ensure getting high-quality medical marijuana while also receiving caring service from budtenders. So, how do you go about choosing the best marijuana dispensary for medical pot? Here are five factors to consider

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MEDICAL CANNABIS FOR ANXIETY

The information we have about medical marijuana suggests that it could act as a replacement for typical anti-anxiety medication. Preliminary research about medical marijuana and anxiety shows cannabis has similar components to manufactured pharmaceuticals for anxiety symptoms. One of the most commonly prescribed types of anti-anxiety medication is benzodiazepines. It manages the levels of a

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MEDICAL CANNABIS FOR MIGRAINES

In another win for marijuana research, a study has found that the active compounds in cannabis are more effective at reducing the frequency of acute migraine pain than prescription migraine meds, and with fewer side effects. The study included a total of 127 participants who suffered from chronic migraines and cluster headaches, severe headaches that

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GO GREEN WITH YOUR PAIN MANAGEMENT

Medical cannabis for chronic pain has been shown to be an extremely effective treatment and much safer than opioids. Patients suffering from pain related to the nervous system have found particularly strong improvement in symptoms, whether they smoke cannabis, eat it or use it in an oral spray. With an alarmingly high number of people

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