Massachusetts Medical Marijuana Blog

A Guide to Finding a Reputable Medical Marijuana Dispensary

A Guide to Finding a Reputable Medical Marijuana Dispensary

The process of getting cannabis used to be difficult because it was illegal.  Now that marijuana is legal in various forms in various locations, it’s difficult to know where to go, what to get, and whom to trust when looking for a reputable medical...
Cannabis for Pain: Top 5 Strains for Pain Relief

Cannabis for Pain: Top 5 Strains for Pain Relief

This is a typical headline for blog posts in the cannabis industry.  These articles are usually clickbait that promote the interests of the cannabis industry.   “All you need is to buy our product and life will be fine” or worse “keep...
Cannabis is Neither an Over-The-Counter Medication Nor a Supplement

Cannabis is Neither an Over-The-Counter Medication Nor a Supplement

The cannabis industry, in its quest to sell ever more products, is working hard to confuse the national conversation with parallels to over-the-counter medication (OTC) and supplements.  Not only are these two product categories really quite different and the way...
Medical Cannabis is Slipping Away: Good for Industry, Bad for Patients

Medical Cannabis is Slipping Away: Good for Industry, Bad for Patients

The recent trend towards merging the medical and recreational cannabis sectors has raised concerns about the negative consequences for patients. This transition, largely driven by economic motivations, poses significant risks to those who rely on cannabis for medical...
Doctors Do Know Best (Compared to Budtenders)

Doctors Do Know Best (Compared to Budtenders)

Patients are on the receiving end of a lot of advice these days, much of it is wrong and serves only the interests of the seller.  Nowhere is this more true than in the cannabis industry, where budtenders are often seen as the primary source of guidance.  In...

Now Offering Virtual Telemedicine Consultations

Now Offering Virtual TeleMedicine Consultations

Due to COVID-19, and for the foreseeable future, all of our appointments are being done by telemedicine. As it turns out, this has been wonderfully successful — patients love not having to take time away from work, fight traffic, or worry about parking. For us, telemedicine is like doing old-fashioned home visits — we get to see people in their own environments. What started out as an adaptation to the current crisis has transformed into a better way of providing healthcare.

Telemedicine, using Zoom, is easy to do with just a few clicks. It's also safe and secure.


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