Domestic Violence: The abuse must stop.

One of the most heinous crimes is the physical and sexual assault on another human being. It is unconscionable in this day and age that domestic violence and sexual assault continues to be an epidemic. The numbers are staggering and the problem needs to be stopped. It is imperative as individuals, and as a society,…

Colon Cancer: Some basic facts

March is a very important month for many of us, not just because of St. Patrick’s day, the arrival of Spring and Doctor’s day but because it is colon cancer awareness month. The war on cancer was officially declared by Richard Nixon in 1971 but the tools to prevent and cure cancer were not as…

Rules for Medical Cannabis in Florida

With the passage of Amendment 2 in the state of Florida, a number of questions have come up regarding the use of medical marijuana. Prior to the election, Florida law does allow for the use of certain marijuana products for a limited number of conditions. Florida Statute 381.986 defines the use and requirements for medical…