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If you suffer from severe insomnia, anxiety, and/or chronic debilitating pain, medical marijuana could be the answer to your health problems. Now legal throughout the state of Florida, medical marijuana has been proven to treat a variety of debilitating conditions and our experienced team of physicians and doctors at East Hill Medical Group are fully authorized to help patients obtain a medical marijuana card.

Qualifying conditions to get a medical marijuana card

Although recreational cannabis use remains illegal across most of the US, many states, including Florida, have legalized its acquisition and use for valid medicinal purposes. To qualify for medical marijuana and get an mmj card, patients must be diagnosed with an illness or condition that is listed by their state. Once they have the recommendation from a local doctor after undergoing a clinical evaluation, qualifying patients will be authorized to purchase medical cannabis products from local dispensaries. Here’s a list of all the qualifying ailments for the state of Florida:

  • Anxiety
  • Anorexia
  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Cachexia (wasting away)
  • Cancer
  • Crohn's
  • Cyclical vomiting syndrome
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Lyme disease
  • Migraines
  • Muscle spasm
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Parkinson's disease
  • PTSD
  • Severe and chronic pain
  • Severe nausea
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Spasticity
  • Any terminal condition

If your condition is not listed above, you can always check with one of our local physicians for verification and recommendation, as certain ailments may be approved on a case-by-case basis.

How medical marijuana can help you

Once a taboo subject, there has been overwhelming support and approval
for the use of medicinal cannabis in recent years, thanks to increased research
and studies that indicate its therapeutic value to treat and alleviate various
conditions including cancer, HIV, and chronic pain. 
  
The way it works is that the active chemicals in marijuana, also known
as cannabinoids, are responsible for mimicking chemicals in our bodies
involving appetite, movement, pain, and memory. 
  
The benefits of using medical marijuana are numerous; these are the
most common:

  • Relieve pain and reduce inflammation
  • Lower anxiety
  • Kill cancer cells and slow down the growth of tumors
  • Reduce nausea caused by chemotherapy
  • Relax tight muscles
  • Stimulate appetite


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