Category: Resources
  • 10May

    Florida’s Medical Cannabis Bill Fails, Status Quo Prevails

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    Shari Kulanu

    On Friday, the Florida Senate and House could not come to an agreement on the wording of legislation to regulate the implementation of medical cannabis, which is constitutionally legal as a result of 71% of Florida voters approving Amendment 2 last November. Due to the legislature’s inaction, no changes to the existing law will occur at this time, though legislators can call...

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  • 21Feb

    Dr. David’s Podcast Interview on Medical Cannabis in Florida

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    Shari Kulanu

    Dr. David  joined “The Marijuana Solution” podcast with guest Robert Roundtree to discuss the recent proposed rules by the Florida Department of Health Office of Compassionate Use.  In the interview, Dr. David breaks down the proposed rules and how they would affect a his ability to practice medicine.  Dr. David also discusses many of the therapeutic benefits for children and adults. http://floridamarijuana.net/podcasts/dr-david-berger-the-marijuana-solution-florida-medical-cannabis-clinic.mp3 For more than...

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  • 14Feb

    Dr. David Advocates for Medical Cannabis

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    Shari Kulanu

    Dr. David Berger, a Tampa pediatrician who runs Family Medical Cannabis Clinic, told the group he is concerned that a state board of medicine would be involved in a decision about who he can prescribe the drug to. “The board of medicine [has] never been in a consultation with me and my patient. They may not know anything about that patient and they...

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  • 09Feb

    Dr. David Speaks Out About Medical Cannabis At Public Meeting

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    Shari Kulanu

    David Berger, a Tampa pediatrician who runs Family Medical Cannabis Clinic, said he’s concerned the state will allow the Florida Board of Medicine to determine who is eligible for treatment. “I ask the Florida voters: Did you intend for the doctors and the patients to be the ones to decide?” Berger said to the audience members behind him. “Yes!” “The Florida voters...

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  • 01Feb

    Dr. David’s Medical Cannabis Call-to-Action E-mail

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    Shari Kulanu

      Dear Friends and Families, I am personally reaching out to current and past patients for some timely help. As you may know, the Florida Board of Health is hosting a series of public meetings over the next couple of weeks regarding Florida’s medical cannabis laws. One of the most important issues being considering is whether a patient’s doctor or the Board...

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  • 01Feb

    Call-to-Action: Dr. David Needs Your Help, Florida is Drafting the Medical Cannabis Rules

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    Shari Kulanu

    In January we learned about the State’s initial draft of proposed rules to govern Florida’s newly expanded medical marijuana program under Amendment 2. Our friends at Compassionate Cannabis Clinic of Venice discuss the proposed rules here and shared the information below about ways to get involved. The Florida Department of Health (DOH) also announced 5 public workshops to be held throughout the...

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  • 06Dec

    Dr. Berger’s Family Medical Cannabis Clinic and Florida’s New Law

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    Shari Kulanu

    On November 8, 2016, Florida voters passed Amendment 2, which greatly expanded who is eligible to receive medical cannabis treatment. Because of the numerous regulations that must be followed, Dr. Berger has established a second practice, Family Medical Cannabis Clinic (FMCC), to streamline the process of evaluating and treating eligible patients. All patients must have an appointment with FMCC before a medical...

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  • 12Sep

    Dr. Berger Interviewed About New Family Medical Cannabis Clinic

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    Shari Kulanu

    by Gayle Guyardo  (Published: September 12, 2016, 8:21 am) TAMPA, FL (WFLA) — Tampa’s first Family Medical Cannabis Clinic is now open for patients across Tampa Bay, offering a non-euphoric strain of marijuana as a treatment option for children and adults. “In particular the CBD that’s found in the low THC medical cannabis — that’s now for people with seizures, people with muscle...

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  • 05Sep

    Dr. Berger Interviewed on WFLA-TV about Zika Concerns

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    Shari Kulanu

    Original story on News Channel 8: http://wfla.com/2016/09/05/tampa-doctors-looking-for-alternatives-to-deet-to-scare-off-mosquitos/   by Gayle Guyardo (Published: September 5, 2016, 10:15 am Updated: September 5, 2016, 4:33 pm) TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA)  – On the front lines in the fight against the Zika virus, crews are double-dosing chemicals to kill larva and adult mosquitoes. People are being urged to use bug sprays with the ingredient DEET as another layer of...

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  • 01Sep

    Dr. Berger in Roundtable on Lead in Toys (Part 2 of 2)

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    Shari Kulanu

    Dr. Berger participated in this is round-table discussion on Fox News Channel 13 (8/21/07).

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