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Doctors for Cannabis Regulations Forms to Support Legalization
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If a newly formed group of American doctors gets its way, the DEA will indeed reschedule cannabis this year. Over 50 prominent American doctors have just launched the Doctors for Cannabis Regulations (DFCR), a group founded on the firm belief that marijuana for adult recreational use should be outright legalized. The group, which includes former U.S. Surgeon…

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What Would Happen if the DEA Reschedules Cannabis This Year?
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The DEA will announce whether or not they will reschedule cannabis by “sometime mid-year” from its current Schedule I status to something else. That means the future of cannabis on a federal level could be decided as soon as tomorrow and as late as mid-summer. This major decision by the DEA, likely influenced by the FDA’s recommendation, involves a thorough…

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CDC Recommends Doctors Stop Testing Patients for Cannabis
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Doctors with patients on painkillers in America oftentimes face a difficult conundrum when their patients test positive for THC: should they keep them on their medicine or cut them off? Sadly, that positive test for marijuana frequently results with doctors cutting off prescriptions for opiates and other prescription drugs to patients as those doctors don’t want to…

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