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CBD for chronic pain: The science doesn’t match the marketing

If you ask health care providers about the most challenging condition to treat, chronic pain is mentioned frequently. By its nature, chronic pain is a complex and multidimensional experience. Pain perception is affected by our unique biology, our mood, our social environment, and past experiences. If you or a loved…Continue readingCBD for chronic pain: The science doesn’t match the marketing

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Treating mild hypothyroidism: Benefits still uncertain

Your thyroid, a tiny, butterfly-shaped gland located in front of your windpipe (trachea) and below your voice box (larynx) can have a profound impact on your health and well-being. Throughout life, your thyroid is constantly producing hormones that influence your metabolism. These hormones affect your mood, energy, body temperature, weight,…Continue readingTreating mild hypothyroidism: Benefits still uncertain

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Smoking Is Top Choice For Florida's Medical Marijuana Patients

Smoking is gaining popularity among Florida’s medical marijuana patients. Physicians wrote nearly 1.4 million orders certifying medical marijuana for 232,586 people between Oct. 1, 2019 and March 30, 2020 a new report released by the state shows.  Members of two of the state’s medical licensing boards were set to discuss…Continue readingSmoking Is Top Choice For Florida's Medical Marijuana Patients

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Trulieve forks out $66 million for two Pennsylvania medical cannabis firms

NEWS BRIEF Published September 17, 2020 Trulieve, the preeminent medical cannabis operator in Florida, plans to expand to Pennsylvania by acquiring two MMJ companies in a $66 million deal. Pennsylvania will be the fifth state in which Trulieve does business. According to a news release, the Tallahassee-based company agreed to…Continue readingTrulieve forks out $66 million for two Pennsylvania medical cannabis firms

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New wave of multistate marijuana operators hope they have the ‘secret sauce’ to succeed

A second round of multistate marijuana operators are rapidly expanding their geographic footprints, taking advantage of acquisition and licensing opportunities as well as their ability to raise financing. The companies appear to be trying to follow in the footsteps of established MSOs such as Massachusetts-based Curaleaf, Illinois-based Green Thumb Industries…Continue readingNew wave of multistate marijuana operators hope they have the ‘secret sauce’ to succeed

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Florida medical marijuana sales expected to rise as edibles approved

NEWS BRIEF Published August 27, 2020 Florida’s fast-growing, three-quarters-of-a-billion-dollar medical cannabis market is about to experience another surge in sales – this time from edibles. The state health department has issued long-awaited edible production rules, and medical cannabis operators already are champing at the bit. The expected boost to the…Continue readingFlorida medical marijuana sales expected to rise as edibles approved

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Florida high court wants to hear more in medical marijuana licensing case

NEWS BRIEF Published July 15, 2020 A court case that could open up stand-alone licensing opportunities in Florida’s vertically integrated medical marijuana market isn’t going to be decided anytime soon. In a rare move, the Florida Supreme Court – which held oral arguments on the issue in early May –…Continue readingFlorida high court wants to hear more in medical marijuana licensing case

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Oliva Backs THC Cap For Medical Marijuana

House Speaker Jose Oliva said Thursday he would like to pass legislation that would cap the allowable amount of euphoria-inducing THC in medical marijuana products, calling it a priority for his chamber.  “I think it’s important that we pass it. We’re seeing different strains. Now in Europe, there are strains…Continue readingOliva Backs THC Cap For Medical Marijuana

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Florida medical cannabis edibles sales could reach $250 million in first full year

Revealed September 11, 2020 | By Jeff Smith Edibles are hitting the medical cannabis dispensary shelves in Florida, launching a brand novel market segment that would possibly generate up to $250 million in sales in the first plump Twelve months. Tallahassee-based mostly Trulieve, the shriek’s dominant medical cannabis operator, used…Continue readingFlorida medical cannabis edibles sales could reach $250 million in first full year

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Getting the best treatment for your fibromyalgia

Factor in being in disaster and having your physician portray you it’s all in your head. Sadly, right here is now not an uncommon ride for a lot of the six million Americans dwelling with fibromyalgia, a power, painful condition. Folks with fibromyalgia ride accepted disaster, aches, and stiffness in…Continue readingGetting the best treatment for your fibromyalgia