Guns, Cannabis and Personal Responsibility

A hot topic in our clinic is how gun ownership is impacted by being a legal cannabis patent. Emotions run deep with this topic as patients are forced to choose between their 2nd amendment rights and the use of medical cannabis. If you aren’t aware, when you apply to purchase a gun in Maryland you are asked if you use cannabis.  If you answer yes, you will not be approved to buy a firearm. Forget…

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Medical Cannabis and Employment

I get asked all the time about how being a medical cannabis patient will affect a patient’s employment if they are asked to take a drug test. I am also asked by employers for advice on how to handle employees that are legal cannabis patients that fail drug tests for cannabis. Talk about a gray area. It seems employees and employers alike are confused about the laws concerning medical cannabis. The Maryland government has not…

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Questions and Cannabutter

Time to answer some more of your questions. You can submit your questions directly to us at urbnholistic@gmail.com. We will answer your question whether it is included in the blog or not, so go ahead and send us your questions. Why does the MMCC system go down so much? – Sylvia- Baltimore Answer: Thanks for the question Sylvia! Nothing is more frustrating than not being able to obtain your medicine due to the MMCC’s system…

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Cannabis, the Federal Government and You…

This week I had several patients who are long time chronic pain suffers come to me with the same problem. They were all being forced to choose between cannabis or opiates for their continued treatment and pain management. Let me explain. These patients are all enrolled in pain management programs that give them an allotment of medicine to treat their pain among other provided services. The problem is they are all enrolled in federal programs…

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Answering your Questions

I will be answering your questions from time to time in this space. If you have a question you’d like answered you can email it to us at UrbnHolistic@gmail.com. I can’t promise that your question will make the blog, but I can guarantee that you will receive a response with an answer to your question. By sharing information, we all learn and grow. Knowledge is power! -Mike Woolf What Strains are good for… My PCP…

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