Category: Patient Stories

Patient Story- Medical Marijuana For Postpartum Depression

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Feb2017
28 states allow medical marijuana for a number of conditions including postpartum depression 1 in 7 women battle postpartum depression. A 34 mother of 3 anonymously told her story to her local Texas news station.  “Let me start by saying that things aren’t the same as they used to be, we have moved ... Read More
February 8, 2017Daily Dose
Canadian Man Wins Landmark Case To Have Medical Marijuana Covered By Insurance

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Feb2017
An independent human rights board of inquiry has ruled that Gordon (Wayne) Skinner's medical marijuana expenses are to be covered by his employee insurance plan. Canadian Man Wins Landmark Case To Have Medical Marijuana Covered By Insurance - Mr. Skinner suffers from chronic pain. He had a motor vehicle accident when he ... Read More
February 7, 2017Daily Dose
Patient Story- Francie Floyd

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Feb2017
Francie Floyd has a service dog with her at all times, since she was an infant, she’s been having seizures. Patient Story- Francie Floyd - A high-grade fever when she was less than two months old triggered the first of many. During her early childhood, her seizures were under control with ... Read More
February 7, 2017Daily Dose

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Feb2017
According To New Research, Yes. Are Women More Sensitive To The Effects Of THC? A new study funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse has found that women may be more sensitive to the drug's effects. Professor Rebecca Craft of Washington State University lead the study that found that women may be up ... Read More
February 6, 2017Daily Dose
Diana Peña

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Feb2017
After her mothers quality of life improved, Diana Peña became an advocate for medical cannabis. Her mother outlived life expectancy by more than a year.
February 1, 2017Daily Dose
Mother Loses Custody For Treating Child's Seizures With Cannabis

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Dec2016
Cannabis Smoothie To Treat Seizures Leads To Loss Of Custody Mother loses custody for treating child's seizures with cannabis-  In Idaho, recreational and medical marijuana is still illegal. Last month, Kelsey Osborne, a Gooding mother of two, had her children taken from her after she gave her daughter a smoothie with ... Read More
December 26, 2016Daily Dose

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Dec2016
 Family Fights For Son With Autism  Family holds rally advocating medical cannabis be used for treating autism - The Ihm family has exhausted 21 different treatment methods to control the violent outbursts of their 8-year-old son, Ethan, who has a severe form of autism.  No drug has been successful and institutionalization is ... Read More
December 24, 2016Daily Dose
Chauncey Billups Admits That He Is Among Those Who Use Marijuana For Medical Purposes

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Dec2016
Billups, Though Retired Since 2014, Advocates The Lifting Of The Ban Of Medical Marijuana Chauncey Billups admits that he is among those who use marijuana for medical purposes. With this, he stands with all other NBA players and big shots who wants to change the anti-drug policy of the biggest Basketball ... Read More
December 15, 2016Daily Dose
United States Senator Admits to Using Marijuana As Medicine

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Dec2016
Senator Uses Medical Marijuana For Hodgkin Lymphoma United States Senator Admits to Using Marijuana As Medicine- State Sen. Mike Folmer, who pushed a medical marijuana legalization bill (That became law) in Pennsylvania earlier this year, used medical marijuana while undergoing treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma. He used marijuana in conjunction with chemotherapy and ... Read More
December 14, 2016Daily Dose