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Dr. Kendrick Heywood

Diabetic neuropathy relief with medical cannabis

By Dr. Kendrick Heywood on April 20, 2017

Diabetes is a very common and growing widespread disease. Diabetes Type II is known as inuslin resistance diabetes. It is the result of chronic elevations of blood sugar and a decrease in the sensitivity of insulin released from the pancreas.

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Topics: Functional Medicine, Medical Marijuana

Solution for the south florida opioid crisis?

By Dr. Kendrick Heywood on March 1, 2017

 It's no secret that South Florida has a not-so-shiny track record with opiod (over)use. The feds have tightened up policies and procedures resulting in "health" clinic and drug-ring busts. One article states an expected 800 people were to die from opiod overdose in 2016.

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Topics: Functional Medicine, Medical Marijuana

Multiple sclerosis and medical marijuana

By Dr. Kendrick Heywood on January 16, 2017

Multiple Sclerosis is inflammatory common immune medicated demyelinated disease which affects the central nervous system. The characteristic feature of MS is focal demyelinated plagues of the central nervous system. 

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Topics: Medical Marijuana

Everything you need to know about Medical marijuana in Florida

By Dr. Kendrick Heywood on January 4, 2017

Amendment 2 was effective yesterday on January 3 2017. There have been no updated rules since the November 8th "Yes" ruling, however it is now law.

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Topics: Medical Marijuana