A parent’s perspective: How medical marijuana changed my child’s life.


As a single mom, when I first heard about using medical marijuana to help my daughter’s health issues, I was hesitant. I worried about the stigma and legality surrounding it. But after seeing the positive effects it had on her, I knew I had to share our story and help other parents who might be […]

A Patient’s Road to Pain Relief : U.S. Pain Foundation Feature

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By Ellen Lenox Smith (from her article “Why you should consider cannabis“) Rhode Island: Why — at the age of 57 — would one ever consider turning to medical cannabis? I wondered the same thing after being sent to a pain doctor just before another surgery in 2006. After reviewing my records and seeing that I […]