Archive for the ‘Medical Cannabis’ Category

Trulieve Challenges Florida’s Cap on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Posted on May 1st, 2018 by Modern Canna Science

On July 12, 2016, Florida legislators made it legal to cultivate and dispense medical marijuana products to eligible patients. However, the landmark bill limits the number of medical marijuana dispensaries that businesses can open to just 25. This cap, which is part of an amendment that largely legalized medical cannabis in Florida, is slated to Read the full article…

5 Things You Should Know About Medical Marijuana

Posted on May 14th, 2018 by Modern Canna Science

We human beings have been using cannabis for more than 5,000 years now — perhaps going hand-in-hand with the discovery of fire so the earliest tokers could light up! Experts came together at a recent annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for the explicit purpose of discussing what scientists Read the full article…

Fight for Cannabis Legalization in Florida Rages On

Posted on March 29th, 2018 by Ryan Brown

  The consensus is clear: 64% of Americans want to see cannabis legalized according to a national Gallup Poll. This marks the highest figure since 1969. For Floridians, a recent major setback has occurred, but the residents of the Sunshine State are not giving up and marching forward. What Is Going on with Florida? Currently, nine Read the full article…

Brewers Enhance Flavor by Adding Terpenes to Beer

Posted on April 13th, 2018 by Ryan Brown

As craft beer brewing has exploded in recent years, some South Florida breweries have found the key to pumping up the flavor in their brews – and it comes in the form of cannabis terpenes. Terpenes offer a variety of distinctive flavors and aromas that some brewers believe fill out the flavor of their beers. Read the full article…

January 2018 a Big Month for Cannabis Legalization

Posted on February 13th, 2018 by Ryan Brown

Marijuana legalization is spreading across the nation, and January 2018 may have been the month that opens the floodgates to mass legal decriminalization. Two high-profile states – California and Vermont – have joined the states that have already legalized marijuana possession and use. Industry watchers suspect that the move will prompt other states to follow. Read the full article…

Recreational Cannabis in Florida: When Will It Be Legal?

Posted on January 17th, 2018 by Ryan Brown

The state of Florida made historical progress in 2016 when it legalized the use of medical marijuana. This was a pivotal landmark for the cannabis industry. What does 2018 hold? For many, there was hope of even more forward progress with the legalization of cannabis for recreational use. For now, though, it looks like that Read the full article…

Qualifying for Medical Marijuana in Florida

Posted on August 9th, 2016 by Sarah Klein

In 2014, Florida governor Rick Scott signed the Compassionate Medical Cannabis Act into law. The legislation provides a framework — managed by the Department of Health—which sanctions the use of low-THC cannabis for medical purposes. Dried marijuana that contains 0.8 percent or less of tetrahydrocannabinol (the psychoactive componentTHC) is considered “Low-THC.” The act authorizes state-licensed Read the full article…

Top Health Benefits Of Medical Cannabis

Posted on January 21st, 2016 by searchberg

What Are the Benefits of Medicinal Cannabis?

Posted on March 4th, 2015 by George Fernandez

  The debate over the legalization of marijuana has been raging on for years now. Twenty states at last count have legalized cannabis for medical purposes with many more being sure to follow. While many people feel that it should not be legalized for recreational use, strict medical cannabis testing shows that it has many Read the full article…