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Marijuana Saved My Life

The Kind Green has col­lected patients’ own sto­ries about how Mar­i­juana has saved their life.  We hope that expos­ing these sto­ries changes the neg­a­tive con­no­ta­tions that still plague the Med­ical Mar­i­juana com­mu­nity.  We are scour­ing the inter­net, rum­mag­ing through news papers, and try­ing to find any pub­lished sto­ries on Mar­i­juana. If you’d like to sub­mit you own, please send us a copy and we will hap­pily pub­lish your story!

Cash Hyde’s Story Cnt.

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Cash Hyde’s Story Cnt.

MISSOULA, Mont. — A two-year-old boy who was given cannabis by his father while bat­tling brain can­cer was Wednes­day unwit­tingly thrust into the debate about med­ical marijuana. Father Mike Hyde, from Mis­soula in Mon­tana, told KXLY News last week how he fed mar­i­juana to his son Cash Hyde to ease the pain. The story was mak­ing head­lines world­wide Wednes­day, stir­ring the debate over legal­iz­ing med­ical marijuana. But despite the sen­sa­tion Cash’s father said he believed it saved his son’s life....

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The Story of Alison Myrden

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The Story of Alison Myrden

Ali­son Myr­den lives with MS and a painful facial-muscle dis­or­der.  She writes, “My name is Ali­son and I am 45 years old, have Chronic Pro­gres­sive MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS and Left-side TRIGEMINAL NEURALGIA. “After symp­toms dat­ing back to Cheer­lead­ing in High School, I was finally diag­nosed in Octo­ber 1992 at the age of 28, back to the age of 13, with this puz­zling dis­ease. “Twelve years ago I had my most seri­ous Exac­er­ba­tion to date and lost full use of my body from the waist down.  After many years...

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The Story of Cash Hyde

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The Story of Cash Hyde

Two-year-old Cash Hyde was given the drug to help ease debil­i­tat­ing symp­toms as he bat­tled a brain tumour and, accord­ing to his dad, it worked A two-year-old boy is one of over 50 under-18s being pre­scribed med­ical cannabis in one U.S. state alone. Tod­dler Cash Hyde, who lives in Mon­tana, was given the drug to help ease debil­i­tat­ing symp­toms as he bat­tled a brain tumour and, accord­ing to his dad, it worked. ‘I believe that you know Cashy’s with us for a lot of rea­sons, one of them I would have...

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The Story of Joey Perez

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Given the many chal­lenges involved in rais­ing an autis­tic child, par­ents are will­ing to try a vari­ety of poten­tial reme­dies, many of which are con­tro­ver­sial and unproven. But one poten­tial treat­ment that has gained atten­tion recently is one that was con­tro­ver­sial well before its first men­tion in con­nec­tion with autism. “At first I did some research, and I found a doc­tor who actu­ally had a pro­to­col for med­ical mar­i­juana in chil­dren diag­nosed with autism,” Mieko Hester-Perez of...

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The Story of Tim DaGiau

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Tim DaGiau will be the first to admit he smokes pot – but it’s not a casual joint to help him bet­ter enjoy Pink Floyd. It’s med­ical mar­i­juana to help him live a nor­mal life. Tim DaGiau after one of his many surgeries/submitted photo Prior to his first toke as a high school senior, this 22-year-old New Jer­sey native and cur­rent Col­orado State Uni­ver­sity stu­dent was con­stantly struck with seizures and other side effects from epilepsy. Arizona’s Novem­ber bal­lot will include a vote on the...

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