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Smoking medical marijuana is legalized in Florida two years after residents voted for it

Smoking medical marijuana is legalized in Florida two years after residents voted for it Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed the bill into law on Monday Under the new law, patients can receive 2.5 ounces of pot every 35 days Patients under 18 can smoke if they’re terminally ill and if at least two doctors –… Read More »

Despite years of efforts, Black representation in med schools still lacking

Adobe Stock Images After decades of widespread initiatives to boost the number of African-American doctors, Blacks still remain an underrepresented minority in the nation’s medical schools, according to USA Today. That was illustrated by Gabriel Felix, a 27-year-old Rockland County, N.Y., native who is graduating from Howard University’s medical school in May, but still knows how… Read More »