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Due to the very recent approval of medicinal marijuana in Florida, you may find yourself feeling fairly uninformed on the topic as a whole. While medical cannabis has been a huge topic of conversation and debate for many years now, most individuals do not truly understand its properties and uses.read more
For many, the specific makeup of the marijuana plant is a mystery. While many recognize that this natural remedy is incredibly effective in treating a wide range of medical conditions, it is oftentimes unknown exactly why that is. The answer lies within the parts of the marijuana plant in which you utilize and how you implement them for treatment.read more
When it comes to the scientific composition of the marijuana plant, there are two main compounds known as cannabinoids. These are Cannabidiol (CBD) and Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). For the most part, many strains of marijuana are found to have high levels of THC. However, plants that are high in CBD also exist and can be very useful when treating specific medical conditions.read more
Too often do healthcare providers treat their patients while solely focusing on the evident issue on hand. If a patient comes in with a case of severe migraines, they are prescribed painkillers. If a patient is experiencing trouble sleeping, they are given medication specifically for treating insomnia.read more
Now that the use of marijuana for medical treatment has been passed in the state of Florida, legislation has developed the process in which patients can discover whether they are eligible. Before you can obtain a medical marijuana card or even apply to receive one, there are certain requirements that you must meet.read more
Dr. Kevin Baruch Fox
In practice since 1990, Kevin Baruch Fox, D.O. earned his B.A. from Florida International University in Miami, FL in 1983. He went on to earn his D.O. degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, FL in 1987. He is licensed by the state of Florida and North Carolina and board certified in 1990 by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians, specializing in Family Practice.