Medical Cannabis

Fox 13 Tampa Bay: School Districts Draft Guidelines for Students’ Medical Marijuana Prescriptions

As the Dec. 1 deadline approaches for school districts to draft policies on how students can take cannabis on campus, effected groups are reaching out to Dr. David for his opinion on how best to approach medical cannabis treatment in schools. Shari Kulanu http://wholisticfamilycare.com

ABC Action News: Florida Schools are Drafting Medical Marijuana Policies

As an expert in pediatric medical cannabis, Dr. David continues to be contacted to discuss strategies for handling medical cannabis in schools. Shari Kulanu http://wholisticfamilycare.com

WFLA News Channel 8: Medical Marijuana & Schools

WFLA News Channel 8 called upon Dr. David’s expertise to discuss school policies around medical cannabis. Shari Kulanu http://wholisticfamilycare.com

Wholistic ReLeaf: Empowering Families and Patients to Choose the Best Treatment Approach

Dr. David & Wholistic ReLeaf were featured in the September issue of Florida Cannabis News! Shari Kulanu http://wholisticfamilycare.com

Wholistic ReLeaf: Empowering Families and Patients to Choose the Best Treatment Approach

Dr. David and WHolistic ReLeaf are the feature story in the September issue of Florida Cannabis News!

Medical Cannabis, Autism, and the Transformation of Medicine

In 1987, during my freshman year at Lehigh University, our first English assignment was to write a letter to an elected official advocating for a controversial issue of our choosing. I decided to write my United States Congressman to express why I believed marijuana should be legalized.  What was supposed to be a 3-4 page […]

Smokable Cannabis Availability in Florida and How it Impacts You

This past week, both the Florida Senate and House passed a new medical cannabis statute (SB 182: Medical Use of Marijuana). The full bill can be read here. The primary goal for this bill is to allow for flowers/buds sold by state authorized dispensaries, that patients can smoke; however, this also means cannabis should be […]

Cannabis Curing Cancer? Here’s What We Know

It is widely known that people who undergo traditional cancer therapies such as radiation and chemotherapy, can benefit from medical cannabis. Not only does cannabis reduce the side effects of these powerful treatments, but it can also address the anxiety and depression that often accompanies a life-threatening diagnosis. Additionally, nausea can be reduced, allowing patients […]

Using Medical Cannabis to Treat Multiple Sclerosis, Autoimmune Disease, and Similar Conditions

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is one of the medical conditions listed explicitly in Florida’s medical cannabis statute. It is an autoimmune disease that produces symptoms including muscle, joint, and nerve pain; fatigue; muscle spasms and twitches; bladder, bowel, and sexual problems; and, cognitive and emotional changes. Florida patients may qualify for medical cannabis if they are […]

A Ray of Hope Interview with Author Holley Moseley on Treating Epilepsy with High CBD

Dr. David Berger interviews mom and author, Holley Moseley, RN, BSN. Holley’s book, A Ray of Hope shares her daughter, RayAnn’s story of using high CBD oil to treat epilepsy and cerebral palsy. David Berger, M.D. Dr. David Berger (“Dr. David”), a Board Certified Pediatrician with over 20 years of experience as a clinician, has […]