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Marijuana Stigma Hurts Doctor–Patient Relationship, Study Says

The fear of being labeled a "stoner" can make some patients leave painful symptoms untreated. Others may avoid the doctor entirely.

Find a New York Medical Marijuana Doctor Using Our Map

The New York health department finally released a list of doctors qualified to recommend medical marijuana. Use our map to find one near you.

Chronic Pain Is Now a Qualifying Condition in New York State. Here’s What That Means for Patients

After months of regulatory review and public comment, New York has officially added chronic pain as a qualifying condition for medical cannabis.

Where Are the Medical Marijuana Doctors in Florida? We Mapped Them.

We used Florida Department of Health data to map the physicians who can recommend medical marijuana to patients, along with dispensary locations.

The Shake: The Feds’ Big Eradication Spend and the Massachusetts Smackdown

More and more doctors want cannabis to be legal, Mexico's president is MIA from the U.N. summit, and did someone say, "dragon balls"?

The Shake: SCOTUS Rejects Colorado Lawsuit, Racial Disparities Persist, and Infused Nutella is a Thing Now

Arrest data paint an unflattering picture, the federal government criticizes its own handling of cannabis, and cannabis growers look to farmers for inspiration.

Treating MMJ Patients in Illinois: One Doctor’s Perspective

To gain a better understanding of Illinois' new medical pilot program, Leafly spoke with Chicago doctor Rahul Khare of Innovative Express Care.

How to Find a Doctor or Clinic That Specializes in Medical Marijuana Recommendations

This quick step-by-step guide will help you locate a doctor or clinic that can legally recommend medical marijuana to help treat your illness or symptoms.

92% of California Medical Marijuana Patients Said Cannabis Has Helped Them

Of a representative health survey of California adults, one in 20 have used medical cannabis, with 92% attesting medical cannabis was helpful in treating their disease or illness.

Doctors and Universities, It’s Your Turn to Start Thinking About Medical Marijuana Differently

It's time for not just physicians and universities, but everyone in general, to open their minds and sympathize with those who aren't as fortunate to have good health.