May 10, 2017
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 […]
March 1, 2017
We are thrilled to announce Dr. David can now order both low-THC and THC-containing medical cannabis for all patients who qualify under Florida’s Amendment 2, as well as those with seizures, muscle spasms, and cancer who were previously only eligible to receive low-THC medical cannabis. For complete information about how we are implementing Amendment 2 […]
February 20, 2017
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 […]
February 9, 2017
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 […]
February 8, 2017
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 […]
January 15, 2017
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 […]
January 11, 2017
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 […]
December 7, 2016
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 […]
September 12, 2016
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 […]
September 9, 2016
Although some infant formulas and baby foods may have higher levels of iron than breast milk, breast milk has critical proteins that aid in iron absorption.
August 9, 2016
There are many ways to help facilitate an easy birthing process that we usually consult on when going through a birth plan. Learn some of the options available to you in this video so you can enjoy a well planned birth.
July 9, 2016
Toxins can come from yeast or bacteria. Managing these toxins can come with significant improvements of health.