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Medical cannabis: Lozenges, lotions coming to New York

Medical cannabis: Lozenges, lotions coming to New York

New York will allow ointments, lozenges, and tablets as part of its medical cannabis. While the state’s training program for doctors will be cut in half, the Department of Health announced Thursday. Health regulators proposed a new set of regulations that would further expand the state’s medical cannabis program. The state has tried to broaden as it faced criticism from patient advocates and marijuana companies for its restrictiveness. The new rules, which can take effect as soon as late September. It eases [...]