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Dr. Berger WUSF Interview on CBD: What’s In It, And How To Spot Scams

July 26, 2019

CBD is showing up more and more in Florida, from gas stations to grocery stories. It was being sold long before it became legal in the state on July 1. But there is a lot of confusion about whether it’s safe and what is legitimate. Listen to Dr. Berger as he gives his insight into […]

Medical Cannabis, Autism, and the Transformation of Medicine

July 9, 2019

Written by David Berger, MD, FAAP and published in Autism Parenting Magazine. Find out how using medical cannabis can help facilitate the treatment of children with chronic conditions from a board-certified pediatrician and leading US authority on medical cannabis, Dr. David Berger. Read the article, which begins on page 22 by clicking here.

Patient Beyond the Plant: A Tampa Mother’s Story of Survival

August 21, 2018

Aired: August 21, 2018 A woman with Crohn’s disease who was prescribed opioids following complications from her pregnancy started taking medical marijuana to help alleviate her pain.  Web story can be found here.

Dr. Berger WMNF Interview on Pregnancy, Birthing and Managing Chronic Conditions

August 14, 2018

Interview with Dr. Berger begins at 21:00. His interview includes information on pediatric care for the entire family including managing chronic conditions. WMNF Interview July 2018

Lack of Training for Doctors in Florida Dosing Medical Marijuana

May 31, 2018

Aired: May 31, 2018 There is a widespread lack of knowledge in the state of Florida when it comes to dosing medical marijuana. Find out how this is affecting patients who don’t know how much or what kind to use to be effective.

Florida Medical Marijuana – The Stigma of Legalization

May 11, 2018

Aired: May 11, 2018 Produced by USF’s Zimmerman School of Advertising and Mass Communication, learn how the legalization of medical cannabis in Florida is helping heal those with chronic conditions while simultaneously challenged by the stigma of decades past.

WFLA GR8 Inspiration Featuring Dr. David Berger

May 8, 2018

Aired: May 3, 2018 Dr. David Berger is featured in WFLA’s GR8 Inspiration. This Tampa Florida news story recognizes him for his dedication to patients over the years and how through this commitment, his patients’ lives are changing for the better because of a natural treatment approved under Amendment 2.

Medical Marijuana for Autism-related Anxiety Disorders

April 12, 2018

Aired: April 12, 2018 Bay News 9 in Tampa reports on how an autistic boy in St. Petersburg had his life changed for the better with medical marijuana, and specifically THC.

CBS News Radio Reporters Notebook – Autism and Medical Cannabis

April 11, 2018

Aired: April 11, 2018 Where medications like Ritalin failed, one Florida boy’s life is changed for the better with medical cannabis. Click the play button to listen to this audio story:

Can Autism be Treated with Medical Cannabis?

April 2, 2018

Published April 2, 2018 The cannabis digest for discerning women, Van der Pop, dives into the topic of treating autism with medical cannabis. The article features Dr. David Berger. Read the article by clicking here:  Van der Pop_Budding Prospect_4.2.18