Category: Patient Stories

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Mar2016
Did medical marijuana give Grace her voice back? From TheLipTV2: "Medicinal cannabis spray Sativex may have contributed to the recent breakthrough of New Zealand teen Grace Yeats who suffers from the rare brain illness basal ganglia necrosis. The illness had left her unable to move or speak, but cognitively unimpaired. However, ... Read More
March 8, 2016Andrew Bohan

03

Mar2016
Rick Simpson cured his own cancer with cannabis oil and tells us his story In 2003 Rick Simpson rediscovered this cure for cancer when he successfully cured his own skin cancer with cannabis oil. He tried to tell his own doctor and even some of the cancer organizations but nobody wanted ... Read More
March 3, 2016Andrew Bohan

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Mar2016
Marijuana refugees still seeking out legal medical cannabis by moving to Colorado An Ocala family has made the painful decision to pack up everything and move from Central Florida, across the country to Colorado for their young son. They say Colorado’s medical marijuana laws play a big part in the reason ... Read More
March 2, 2016Andrew Bohan

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Feb2016
Marijuana calms the violent outbursts of an autism patient Alex Echols has severe autism caused by tuberous sclerosis. His parents tried everything, even sending Alex to a home, before deciding to try medical marijuana.  
February 24, 2016Andrew Bohan

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Feb2016
One month check in with epilepsy patient, Preston, who just started using medical marijuana for his epilepsy Preston, whose epilepsy gives him 60-80 seizures per day, goes in for his one-month checkup after starting treatment with cannabis oil. Meanwhile, Georgia lawmakers debate the medical marijuana issue and what should and shouldn't ... Read More
February 21, 2016Andrew Bohan

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Feb2016
Cannabis gives relief but patients still feel judged Trini is a medical cannabis patient who smokes to help her PTSD, arthritis, and social anxiety. In this video she shares her personal experience with being a marijuana-smoking patient and the judgement that comes along with it.  
February 20, 2016Andrew Bohan

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Feb2016
Thom Hartmann talks with Sarah Ellett, Mom advocating for legalizing medical marijuana in Utah for her daughter Remie.
February 13, 2016Andrew Bohan
Grass Fed Documentary

09

Feb2016
ASA's Executive Director Steph Sherer, Mike Liszewski ASA's government affairs director, and medical cannabis patients from across the country discuss and answer questions about ASA's latest report, “Medical Marijuana Access in the US: A Patient-Focused Analysis of the Patchwork of State Laws.” This annual report evaluates the array of differing ... Read More
February 9, 2016Andrew Bohan

08

Feb2016
From director Patrick Gavin: "During my recent visit to Iowa, I wanted to find other issues taking place in Iowa besides the caucuses. I read an op-ed in the Des Moines Register by Maria La France, whose son, Quincy, suffers epileptic seizures. Although she has tried countless drugs and treatments ... Read More
February 8, 2016Andrew Bohan