California Medical Marijuana Qualifications

California Medical Marijuana Qualifications

Medical marijuana has become a reliable options that is helpful for various medical conditions, pain, insomnia, cancer and HIV/AIDS. Many scientific studies have shown that medical marijuana provide significant relief from pain, killing cancer cells, and improving sleep. But using marijuana is illegal offense and you might face very serious charges under drug acts that vary from state to state. Fortunately patients who can benefit from medical marijuana can visit a cannabis doctor and get an evaluation to obtain a cannabis card. California is the first state that have official supported the usage of medical marijuana for these various medical conditions.

Qualification for the Medical Marijuana in California

California Proposition 215 was the first medical marijuana proposal that was passed in United State on 5th November 1996 and that was the day when California became first state where medical marijuana can be used for various treatment purposes. Further this law was upgraded and Compassionate Act that introduced Prop 215 also known as CUA endorsed the cultivation of medical weed for the people that are facing serious illness. But for this act to work people need recommendation from licensed physicians and without the counseling it is illegal to use medical cannabis.

There is special agency called Department of Public Health that has the authority to keep track of every patient and provide Cannabis ID system that allows ill person medical marijuana cards. In 2004 senate bill 420 included additional protections to empathetic Use Act.

According to the current law here are much needed things that will qualify you for medical marijuana –

  • You must possess valid California Citizenship and Picture ID proof of California that you are resident of this state.
  • In case you don’t possess California residency then you must provide your ID, Passport with Other photo ID that shows your residence state. You can also support your documentations with bank statement, utility bills and other residency proofs are acceptable.
  • You should possess medical history of your diseases from your main doctor that describes your diagnosis in detail. It must show exact situation about your illness and how you will medical marijuana is beneficial for you.
  • In order to use marijuana legally your age must be 18 or above and in case you are below this age then you must be accompanied by your parents or guardian.
  • You must possess a California medical marijuana recommendation from the state licensed doctor that clearly suggest you will be benefitted by using medical marijuana.

Here are some serious conditions that enable you to use medical marijuana legally –

  • Acute Gastritis
  • Acquired Hypothyroidism
  • AIDS related illness
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Alcoholism
  • Angina Pectoris
  • Anorexia
  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Sprain
  • Cachexia
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Causalgia
  • Cervical Disk Disease
  • Chemotherapy Induced Anorexia
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Constipation
  • Degenerative Arthropathy
  • Emphysema
  • Epilepsy
  • Felty’s Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Glaucoma
  • Headaches
  • Henoch-Schonlein
  • Impotency
  • Insomnia
  • Lou Gehrig’s Disease
  • Major depression
  • Mania

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