Can Dogs Get High? Is Marijuana Bad for Dogs?

Most marijuana consumers, whether medical or recreational, are quite familiar with the “high” sensation that cannabis causes. While it’s very apparent cannabis affects people this way, many users often wonder, “Can dogs get high, and is marijuana bad for dogs?”

These types of questions have become more common with the steady rise of cannabis use, which has exposed more dogs to marijuana than ever before (both intentionally and accidentally). For this reason, it’s important for pet owners to know if marijuana is safe for dogs and what happens if a dog gets high.

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Will Medicaid Pay for a Medical Marijuana Card?

Will medicaid pay for a medical marijuana card

Medical cannabis is becoming a vital part of the health care system. In the thirty-five states where medical marijuana is legal, (including Puerto Rico and Washington DC), over 4 million patients currently hold a medical marijuana card.

There’s a lot of demand for medical cannabis and its benefits these days. So, you may be surprised that insurance won’t cover your medical marijuana card. Original Medicare, Medicare Advantage, and state Medicaid plans have yet to come out with a medical card program.

There is good news, though. If you suffer from certain severe health conditions, your cannabis-based medication may qualify for Medicaid coverage. However, you must first choose to add on an optional prescription drug plan.

What are these cannabis treatments Medicaid will pay for, and why exactly won’t Medicaid and Medicare reimburse you for your medical cannabis card? We’re telling you the answer to these questions and more below.

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Will a Medical Marijuana Card Show Up on a Background Check?

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As of election day in November 2020, there are 36 states and four territories in the United States that have legalized the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes.

This is wonderful news for millions of Americans who can benefit from using marijuana as medicine.

However, there are a number of questions that come up when you start to wonder about receiving a medical marijuana card in PA, and what this might mean for other aspects of your life.

For example, does having a medical marijuana card show up on a background check? Let’s take a look at the answer to this and other important questions about medical cannabis. 

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How to Rehydrate Marijuana to Perfection

How to Rehydrate Marijuana to Perfection

Did you know that you can rehydrate marijuana flower? It’s an important trick to have up your sleeve if you’ve ever tried to smoke dried out cannabis. The experience can be unpleasant: the brittle consistency, the poor flavor and aroma, and the burning sensation in the back of your throat. Thankfully, there are several rehydration methods that work. Read More