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Learn about Medical Marijuana and what medical conditions can be treated with medical cannabis in New York. Find out the latest cannabis news, research, therapy and much more! Explore symptoms and conditions that could be successfully treated with medical marijuana!

Combating Opioid Addiction with Medical Marijuana in New York

Combating Opioid Addiction With Medical Marijuana in New York

Drug addiction was once thought only to affect individuals who took illicit drugs, but in recent years, we have learned that they are not the only problem. With the rise in prescription drug use, mainstream America has found that addiction doesn’t only happen in darkened alleyways and abandoned houses. In truth, the fastest growing addictions […]

Gluten Sensitivity and Celiac Disease is on the rise in NY; how can medical marijuana help?

Can Medical Marijuana Help with Gluten Sensitivity & Celiac Disease?

Dieting and weight loss are one of the largest industries in America today. With the rising cost of healthcare and the expansion of the average American’s waistline, it’s no wonder that everywhere we look there is some new diet aimed at helping us lose weight. Dieting is big business. But what if your dietary needs […]

Medical marijuana and kids; A New York mother’s guide to effective treatment options.

Medical marijuana and kids; A New York mother’s guide

Medical marijuana has helped many patients who have been diagnosed with a life-threatening condition. Everything from cancer to epilepsy, PTSD, and opioid addiction can gain some benefit from cannabis. There are countless stories and patient-based evidence that can be drawn upon to help adults make the decision to use such an influential treatment option, especially […]

Is Medical Marijuana the new wonder drug for New Yorkers?

Is medical marijuana the new wonder drug for New Yorkers?

The use of medical marijuana has recently gained momentum in the United States. With more and more states deciding to legalize its use for some of the worst conditions, that trend isn’t likely to decline any time soon. So what is pushing this unprecedented growth? Could it be that medical marijuana is the new wonder […]

Is PTSD an approved condition for medical marijuana treatment?

Is PTSD an approved condition for medical marijuana treatment?

PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) is a serious, often life-altering condition that affects an estimated 31 million Americans.  Individuals who experience or witness a traumatic event such as a sexual or physical assault, unexpected death of a loved one, accident, war, or natural disaster can develop PTSD as well as emergency personnel and rescue workers. […]

When should I talk to my doctor about medical marijuana?

When should I talk to my doctor about medical marijuana?

Medical marijuana is one of the hottest topics in healthcare today. While many individuals feel that cannabis should be illegal, others believe that like other plant-based products, marijuana has a purpose and should be used as a treatment when all other methods fail. Regardless of which side of the argument you fall on, there is […]

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Medical Marijuana Treatment For Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

What Is Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis? Discovered and named in the 19th century, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as ALS, and popularly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a degenerative disorder that results in the body’s neuron’s failing. This is also why the disorder is also known as motor neuron disease (MND). These dying neurons contribute […]

Medical marijuana doctor in Buffalo

MEDICAL MARIJUANA DOCTOR IN BUFFALO

Like most towns in New York, Buffalo has its fair share of individuals who need access to quality treatment for chronic and life-threatening illnesses. These illnesses are often so debilitating that individuals who suffer are left unable to work, and in many cases, their quality of life suffers tremendously. Thanks in part to the dedicated […]

Medical marijuana doctors in Rochester

MEDICAL MARIJUANA DOCTORS IN ROCHESTER, NY

All across America medical professionals and government officials have been working hard to determine if there is a need to change the laws regarding medical cannabis. Many states have made the hard decision to allow individuals who are suffering some of the most horrific diseases to seek relief from pain and other life-altering changes. To […]

How to qualify for a marijuana card in New York

HOW TO QUALIFY FOR A MARIJUANA CARD IN NEW YORK

With New York’s recent passage of the Compassionate Care Act (CCA) many individuals who suffer from disabling illnesses may be eligible for the state’s medical marijuana card. Even though the laws are considered quite extensive, once all requirements have been met, obtaining this drug is relatively easy. Since the Act became law in 2014, the […]

New York Medical Marijuana Card FAQ

NEW YORK MEDICAL MARIJUANA CARD FAQ & LAWS

What is marijuana? Marijuana or cannabis is a natural plant that is cultivated for its psychoactive properties. Once used across the globe as an integral part of religious ceremonies, marijuana is more often linked to illicit drug use. Thankfully, after many years of being shunned and outlawed, a better understanding of this plant and its […]

HOW TO PURCHASE MARIJUANA IN NEW YORK

HOW TO PURCHASE MARIJUANA IN NEW YORK

Thanks to an increased understanding of the benefits that can be seen when cannabis is used during medical treatments, marijuana has experienced a wave of popularity across America. Several states have already changed their laws to allow certain individuals with complicated and complex medical issues the right to use marijuana legally. Although the requirements vary […]

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HOW TO GET A MEDICAL MARIJUANA CARD IN NEW YORK

Individuals living in New York and who suffer from specific life-threatening or chronic conditions may wish to consider medical marijuana as a treatment method. Since the passage of the Compassionate Care Act in 2014 that choice became possible. Although the rules and requirement may be considered more stringent than those of other states, New York […]

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BLACK MARKET WEED IN NEW YORK

Since the passage of the Compassionate Care Act in 2014 legalizing medical marijuana in New York, many people would falsely believe that the illicit drug trade had lost its grip on cannabis users. Unfortunately, that is not the case. There are several reasons illegal cannabis will remaining a multi-billion-dollar industry in America, but the underlying […]