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Potential for Florida’s growing medical cannabis industry has no boundaries

Potential for Florida’s growing medical cannabis industry has no boundaries

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 11, 2019

Florida's cannabis market thrived in 2018 and the success of legal weed looks set to continue in “The Sunshine State” throughout 2019. Based on the results of a Dec. 21 state report, eight cannabis companies were operating 83 in-state dispensaries. That's triple the amount of dispensaries that were approved a year prior, which was 25. Five businesses manage 73 of the total 83 dispens...

Cannabis dispensary CEO notices ‘huge transition’ from opioids to cannabis treatment

Cannabis dispensary CEO notices ‘huge transition’ from opioids to cannabis treatment

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 30, 2018

Patients in Florida who are suffering from chronic pain, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and a wide variety of other medical ailments are swapping opioid for cannabis. This is what the chief executive officer of the Sunshine State's first and biggest licensed medical cannabis store, Trulieve, ...

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