Family medical clinic offering kid-friendly cannabis

Florida doctors use "non-euphoric" strain of medical marijuana to relieve young girl's relentless seizures. WFLA's Gayle Guyardo reports.

Tampa, Florida's first Family Medical Cannabis Clinic is now offering a non-euphoric strain of marijuana as a treatment option for children and adults.

"It's an incredibly safe profile," Dr. David Berger explains.  "You can't get high from taking a product that just has the CBD in it - and that's really an important thing because a lot of the patients that I've talked to so far, especially those with chronic muscle spasms who are on pain medications, those people who are really concerned about getting addicted to those types of medications."

In Florida patients cannot smoke marijuana, even for medical purposes.

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