FDA Explores CBD. Does the Ohio CBD Ban Still Stand?

The Farm Bill has now passed, and hemp is making its way to the American market. It is only a matter of time until there’s an explosion of CBD products. In lesser words, the CBD Gold Rush is on! In fact, it’s happening already, and the ink has barely dried on the Farm Bill. You may have even noticed products spilling into your local grocery stores. Despite the Ohio CBD ban, some coffee shops in Cleveland even offer CBD shots in your espresso!

But is all CBD created equal? And will CBD products ever be fully legalized in Ohio, where a ban of CBD products was instituted late in 2018? Our Green Health Docs Advocacy Team dives into the latest news that the FDA is reviewing the safety of CBD oil and CBD products in May 2019.

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Missouri Will Grant 338 Medical Marijuana Licenses

Medical marijuana licenses are soon to be handed out! The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services have announced that they will be granting 338 licenses to cannabis businesses. The DHSS also stated that the application process for incoming businesses will begin June 4. Plans for review will take place in late summer, from August 3-17.

So what does that mean for Missouri patients exactly? Our team at Green Health Docs will explore below.

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Green Health Docs Attend 420 Events In St. Louis & D.C.

There were hundreds of 420 events, festivals and celebrations held over the April 20, 2019 weekend. Green Health Docs attended several events, including the National Cannabis Festival in DC and Breaking the Stigma, a 420 fest held at Maggie O’Brien’s Irish Pub in St. Louis. Green Health Docs was on hand to answer questions about cannabis, provide evaluations and share in the love of marijuana.

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Five Marijuana-Themed Movies to Watch on 420

Look, we all know that 4/20 is something of a silly holiday. Weed Day is essentially an excuse for your classic stoner-types to toke up (more than usual) and chill on the couch. But over the years, 420 has become something of a day to reflect on how far the cannabis industry has come. It is a day of defiance and a day of freedom — freedom from law enforcement and freedom to medicate with cannabis however you see fit. With that in mind, we’ve collected five films that are worth watching this 420 that encapsulate what it’s like to be a marijuana user throughout the ages.

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Missouri’s Medical Marijuana Patient Projections Make No Sense

Ever since Missouri passed their medical marijuana law, many have been wondering just how many potential patients the state will eventually have once the program is fully operational. The Kansas City Star is now reporting that the state hired a team at the University of Missouri to determine the Missouri medical marijuana patient projection numbers. However, their research confusingly suggests a mere 26,000 medical marijuana patients will exist in Missouri by the end of 2022.

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Fibromyalgia and Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana (also known as cannabis) is an effective treatment for literally dozens of qualifying medical conditions. In this article, we will explore what Fibromyalgia is exactly and how it affects the body. We’ll also take a look at the research that’s been conducted showing how medical marijuana may be able to help, especially for fibromyalgia patients who have exhausted other treatment options.

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