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Learn from the Experts -- May 31-June 2

Are you a medical professional? Are your patients coming to you with questions about medical marijuana? Are you fully prepared to answer them? This groundbreaking event is for you: intensive medical education over two days with continuing education credits for physicians and nurses. Check out the event schedule below. Mark your calendar and then register HERE. Medical Cannabis Education Symposium Sheraton at Capitol Square - Columbus, Ohio May 31 - June 2, 2017

Opiate Laced Marijuana? – A Lesson in “Fake News”

The warning sounded ominous: “… three unresponsive persons calls in the last 24 hours. The common denominator appears to be marijuana laced with an unknown opiate. The victims are unaware they are using anything other than marijuana but are overdosing like they had used heroin or fentanyl. Be cautious and call 911 ASAP if you suspect an overdose.” Yikes. So read a post on the Facebook page of the Painesville Township Fire Department on February 8, 2016. Fair? Ohio has indeed been hit hard by the opioid crisis. A recent study by the Kaiser Family Foundation accorded Ohio the dubious distinction of having highest number of annual opiate-related deaths – some 2,106. This tragedy has touched cou

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