Category: Patient Stories

Medical Marijuana gives hope to this mother

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May2016
Medical Marijuana has given this mother hope for her autistic daughter. A “bad day” two years ago might have seen then 5-year-old Anna Myers experiencing up to 100 seizures a day but medical marijuana has given hope to this family. “You’re so desperate for anything that will help alleviate some of their ... Read More
May 3, 2016Chris Nazarenus

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May2016
Is Marijuana the obvious answer to heroin addiction? Medical marijuana has been legalized in many states and many other states are considering proposals for legalization of medical marijuana. Medical marijuana works as an effective pain reliever for many conditions. Few studies have shown that marijuana could prevent opioids and heroin addiction ... Read More
May 3, 2016Chris Nazarenus

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May2016
Athletes have quietly used marijuana as part of their training regimes Avery Collins speaks with the snow-bro drawl typical of many young Coloradans. With his bloodshot, blue eyes peeking out from under blond curls and a low-slung hat, he could easily fit in with the stoners at a 4/20 festival. “For me, it’s ... Read More
May 3, 2016Chris Nazarenus

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Apr2016
Can a toddler's severe epilepsy seizures go away by giving him medical marijuana? A family in Israel is using medical marijuana to treat their son's chronic health conditions. Lavie Parush was diagnosed with severe epilepsy and cerebral palsy from birth and suffers from severe seizures, leaving him suffering from brain damage. ... Read More
April 3, 2016Andrew Bohan

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Apr2016
Chronic back pain alleviated by cannabis use YouTube Description: Rachel Grimes, 31, is a Portland-based fiber artist who broke her back in a snowboarding accident in 2004. Since then, she's had 19 surgeries and procedures and lives with chronic back pain. She transitioned from nearly 50 prescription painkillers to just one ... Read More
April 2, 2016Andrew Bohan
Justine Meader cannabis juice

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Mar2016
Justine Meader used cannabis juice to help treat symptoms of Crohn’s disease. The cannabis treatment also eliminated side effects from other medications.
March 28, 2016Chris Nazarenus

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Mar2016
A family discusses how difficult it has been to gain access to medical marijuana, which has helped their daughter's epilepsy Patrick and Beth Collins share how they tried to manage their daughter’s epilepsy symptoms with conventional drugs before they moved on to medical marijuana. Beth Collins of Fairfax, one of two Northern ... Read More
March 26, 2016Andrew Bohan

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Mar2016
Discussing medical marijuana legislation in Utah Mormon Stories discusses the recent Utah Medical Marijuana legislation from the patient perspective. This is a sobering, heartfelt, and extremely compelling panel. They also briefly discuss the medical/scientific justifications for medical marijuana, and LDS Church participation in attempting to defeat this legislation. Panel participants include: Enedina Stanger, ... Read More
March 24, 2016Andrew Bohan

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Mar2016
Medical Marijuana patient dies from her epilepsy A 13 year old medical marijuana advocate who moved from Connecticut to Maine so she could access medical cannabis to treat a rare form of epilepsy has died.  
March 16, 2016Andrew Bohan