New medical cannabis clinic set to open next month

Medical Cannabis Outreach owner Eric Sweatt says the clinic will be open one day a week and will have a physician on hand to evaluate patients.

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Medical-marijuana referral clinic coming to Savoy in April

SAVOY — Medical Cannabis Outreach plans to open a new clinic in Savoy next month.

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Top 5 Biggest Problems With Illinois’ Medical Marijuana Program

The Illinois medical marijuana program is about two years into its four-year pilot period, but some patients and advocates say there are still …

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State Journal editorial: Let sick people have medical marijuana

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos mostly got it right in softening his stance on medical marijuana recently. “If you get a prescription to use an opiate …

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Medical Cannabis Outreach group advocates for patients seeking alternative treatment

Caprice Sweatt was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease 30 years ago and has been surgery and prescription-free for the last decade – because of medical…

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MCO releases first commercial

“We’re making history,” said Eric Sweatt of the Medical Cannabis Outreach, based in Canton.The 30-second spot is set to air multiple times…

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Champaign medical-marijuana dispensary expected to open in March

At least one of the two medical marijuana dispensaries coming to Champaign-Urbana is projected to open sometime in March. Phoenix Botanicals, to be…

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Patients Get Their Hands On Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana is now in the hands of those who need it most: patients. That, as eight dispensaries open their doors for the first time…

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Doctors putting medical cannabis at risk in Illinois

A new medical cannabis dispensary recently opened in Champaign. However, there is one thing they might be missing: patients. Phoenix Botanical, at …

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Medical Cannabis Outreach group advocates for patients seeking alternative treatment

Caprice Sweatt was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease 30 years ago and has been surgery and prescription-free for the last decade – because of medical…

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Medical marijuana clinic opens in Pekin

Caprice Sweatt moved back to central Illinois “to shout loud and proud” about mounting proof that medical marijuana relieves pain and other illness…

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Medical Cannabis Outreach addresses patient access

After many years of bold, yet fruitless attempts to gain access to medical cannabis in Illinois, the state’s four-year pilot program was launched …

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Shelbyville clinic to help patients get medical marijuana license

A clinic that will help patients get a medical marijuana license is scheduled to open in Shelbyville next month.”We are moving to Shelbyville to …

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Mobile clinics in Illinois connect hopeful marijuana patients with doctors

Medical marijuana has been available in Illinois for about 18 months. But many people around the state, particularly in Southern Illinois, say they…

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Medical-pot enrollment, sales up, but less than expected

SPRINGFIELD — Illinois’ medical-cannabis pilot program has gained thousands of patients in the past year, and retail sales at dispensaries last month

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Clinton medical marijuana office opens to assist patients

Medical Cannabis Outreach in Clinton opened in July and, after a slow start, is steadily growing, said owner and CEO Eric Sweatt.

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