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Full-Spectrum vs. Broad-Spectrum CBD

Full-Spectrum vs. Broad-Spectrum CBD

The Federal Hemp Farming Act of 2018 became law on December 20, 2018. Provisions in this legislation defined hemp (cannabis with less than 0.3% THC) and removed hemp from Schedule I controlled substances classification. This makes CBD an ordinary agricultural...

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Will Health Insurance Cover Medical Marijuana in Florida?

Will Health Insurance Cover Medical Marijuana in Florida?

As medical marijuana in Florida gains popularity as an alternative to pharmaceuticals, many people wonder if health insurance covers the cost of this treatment. The blunt answer is no, insurance will not pay for medical marijuana. The reason why is a bit complicated,...

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Which Medical Marijuana Strains Are Good for Back Pain?

Which Medical Marijuana Strains Are Good for Back Pain?

Back pain is incredibly common, but there are several treatment options available to help manage it. Over-the-counter pain relievers, as well as prescription-only medications, may relieve pain, but they can be extremely addictive and cause significant side effects....

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Can Medical Marijuana Help With Back Pain?

Can Medical Marijuana Help With Back Pain?

Individuals living with chronic back pain understand the daily challenges and inability to participate in some of their favorite activities. When physical therapy, chiropractors, and over-the-counter pain relievers aren't enough, some patients turn to addictive...

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Optimal Cannabis Dosing

Optimal Cannabis Dosing

Medical marijuana in Florida is a game changer for countless patients with qualifying conditions. However, to achieve the most benefits and least adverse effects of cannabis, patients must have the correct dose. Cannabis is a unique drug that doesn’t have a defined...

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Medical Marijuana For Anxiety

Medical Marijuana For Anxiety

Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S., affecting roughly 40 million adults. From family history and stressful events to health problems and personality, several factors can lead to the development of an anxiety disorder. As more states...

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Cannabis Brownies Recipe

Cannabis Brownies Recipe

When you think of marijuana edibles, the first thing that may come to mind are the notorious cannabis brownies. These cannabis-laced chocolatey treats have quickly become the preferred way of consuming marijuana for those that don’t enjoy smoking or other inhalation...

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The Start to Edible Recipes: Cannabutter

The Start to Edible Recipes: Cannabutter

If you are interested in trying your hand at homemade cannabis edibles, you will first need to make cannabis-infused butter, also known as “cannabutter.” Cannabutter is one of the simplest and most common ingredients needed to make cannabis-infused edibles. While...

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How Medical Marijuana Can Help Insomnia

How Medical Marijuana Can Help Insomnia

Sleep plays a vital role in health and well-being, making life difficult for those who suffer from insomnia. Insomnia is a sleep condition marked by persistent difficulty with falling asleep, staying asleep, and waking up well-rested. However, medical marijuana has...

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