How To Convince Your Doctor You Need a Medical Marijuana Card (and What Not to Say)

How to Talk to your Doctor about Medical Cannabis While millions of people around the world has discovered medical cannabis as a viable alternative to many pharmaceutical medicines, your physician might still not be totally on board with the idea. That’s why it’s important to know how to approach your…

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Meet a reluctant medical marijuana doctor in the heart of the Bible Belt

Published: Oct 16, 2017, 2:14 pm • Updated: Oct 16, 2017, 3:20 pm By Karl Richter, Texarkana Gazette TEXARKANA, Ark. — As Dr. Joseph Parker sees it, he has little choice except to prescribe medical marijuana — even though doing so may raise some eyebrows in Texarkana, Ark. “I was…

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Oregon ER doctor arrested in raid, accused of making cannabis oils illegally

Published: Sep 1, 2017, 4:05 pm • Updated: Sep 1, 2017, 4:05 pm By The Associated Press CORVALLIS, Ore. — An Oregon county narcotics enforcement unit arrested an emergency room doctor and five other people while conducting raids on two houses. The Corvallis Gazette-Times reported Thursday that the doctor is…

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This doctor says Tylenol and aspirin far more dangerous than medical marijuana

Published: Jul 11, 2017, 11:27 am • Updated: Jul 11, 2017, 11:30 am By Joe Kuharic, Niles Daily Star Dr. Christopher Prince has seen a lot in his 33 years as a licensed medical practitioner in Michigan. But one thing he has never seen is a marijuana overdose. “In 33…

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Audit: Doctor certified 11,800 Michigan medical marijuana patients in a year

Published: Nov 3, 2016, 7:31 am • Updated: Nov 3, 2016, 10:42 am By David Eggert, The Associated Press LANSING, Mich. — A Michigan physician granted medical marijuana eligibility to more than 11,800 patients in a single year, which amounted to 14 percent of the total number of people who…

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