CannaMed, a medical marijuana recommendation evaluation center has opened its doors today, establishing the facility as the first of its kind in the state of Massachusetts. Voters in Massachusetts approved the use of marijuana for medical purposes on November 6th 2012, and the law went on the books January 1st, 2013. The Department of Health still has until May 1st 2013 to decide on legislation regarding the complete workings of marijuana dispensaries and medical marijuana cards.
CannaMed of Boston is a medical marijuana doctors office that assists marijuana state residents with a qualified condition obtain a medical marijuana card as an alternative health treatment option. Many patients are looking beyond conventional pharmaceutical pills and are instead looking for more natural methods. In order to be legally permitted to grow cannabis plants or carry medical marijuana while having protection form incarceration, one must have a medical condition as listed under Massachusetts state law and be seen by a marijuana doctor who can confirm your diagnosis. From here, the application will go the state where they will have finally say for medical marijuana eligibility.