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A Grand Traverse County medical marijuana clinic is looking to educate healthcare professionals on the benefits of cannabis

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A Grand Traverse County medical marijuana clinic is looking to educate physicians about how to recommend cannabis to patients.

The Center for Compassion says not many doctors and nurses know how to recommend medical marijuana to patients.

The organization is working to educate healthcare professionals on the benefits of cannabis. Continue reading

Too early to talk about alcohol? Doctors say nine-years old is prime age for “the talk”

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It seems it’s never too early for the talk, the one about alcohol. Now doctors recommend that parents begin talking to their children about alcohol abuse when the kids are nine-years old.

This is according to a recent study done by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Continue reading