The Office of ________ Use is ________

In the initial stage of Florida’s medical marijuana program, there was the Office of Compassionate Use (OCU). They were part of the legal process in order to get your Medical Marijuana Card. Even though they were overworked and understaffed, they were still Compassionate! But then some politicians decided that the term “compassionate” had nothing to…

Marijuana: Schedule 1?!?!

First, I want to open with my gratitude that marijuana is finally being recognized for medical use and for the accessibility of medical marijuana; albeit the accessibility is currently limited (in terms of qualifying conditions, amount accessible, method of application, and locations to acquire). I accept that these are how things are… for now. ‘Now’…

The (Smoking) Elephant in the Room

One of the most frequently asked questions regarding medical marijuana is “am I allowed to smoke it?” Well, Florida’s medical marijuana regulations currently state that medical marijuana is only available in the processed form, such as an oil, an edible, a topical or vaporized. Whole-flower cannabis is not allowed, which also means, smoking is not…