Even though dispensaries have yet to start selling medical marijuana in the Buckeye State, plenty of patients have traveled to Sharonville to talk about the drug with Dr. Tim Thress.
“I’ve been seeing patients since June, probably a thousand or more patients,” Thress said. “I’d say about 75 percent of them come in here saying, ‘This stuff really works.'”
But for some people, the list of qualifying conditions isn’t long enough.
“I’ve got COPD,” a potential patient told Thress. “I’ve got irritable bowel syndrome.”
“Everything you mentioned there is not a qualifying diagnosis,” Thress told the woman, who didn’t give her