Category: Medical Cannabis

Meet the Alabama Senate candidate Doug Jones, who supports marijuana legalization

Hello dear readers! It has been a while, hasn’t it? I hope you haven’t all forgotten me. I’ve got some very important news for Alabamians. Meet Alabama Democratic Senatorial candidate Doug Jones. He is running against RWNJTFH (Right Wing Nut Job Tin Foil Hatter) Republican Roy Moore for the Senate seat vacated by Jefferson Beauregard... Read more »

Beating the odds on cancer with medical marijuana

Hi y’all. I am still mainly on hiatus from writing my blog as I spend most of my waking hours wrestling our fragile democracy back from the narcissist, Trump, and his GOP enablers. As many of you know, my favorite posts are about medical cannabis success stories. The one I am about to post is... Read more »

List of Medical Marijuana Friendly Doctors in Illinois

As many of you are aware, one of the biggest problems with the Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program is finding a doctor who is willing to certify that prospective patients have one of the qualifying medical conditions required to enter the program. Without a doubt, the #1 question asked by those wanting to apply is... Read more »

Illinois is ready to legalize recreational marijuana

The cannabis juggernaut is barreling on in a forwardly direction despite all efforts by lame duck US Attorney General, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III, to stop it. I almost feel sad for the guy. He seems to be stuck in some 1930s “Reefer Madness” time warp. He can’t understand why so few people are paying attention... Read more »

How marijuana helped breast cancer survivor recover from trauma

I have the pleasure of hosting a guest blogger today who prefers to remain anonymous. She considers her story to be a cannabis success story. So, without further ado, her is her post. I suffer from a lot of mental health issues and I am a pothead. Yup, I am being brutally honest about myself.... Read more »

Illinois man with ALS credits medical marijuana with keeping him alive

I have really been shirking my blog writing duties lately due to the “I can’t take my eyes off the train wreck” also known as the 2016 Presidential Election. Anywho, I have returned to writing about my favorite subject; medical cannabis success stories. Today, I am featuring a southern Illinois resident, Barry Coughlin, who has... Read more »

New products roll out at Illinois medical marijuana dispensaries

Welp, the Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program is quickly approaching its first birthday on November 9. The reason I remember this is because the pilot program debuted on the birthday of my sister, my uncle, and my son who will be turning 16 this year. We are in negotiations about which, if any vehicle, I... Read more »

Illinois mom of 4 overcomes enormous health challenges with medical cannabis use

Illinois mom of 4 overcomes enormous health challenges with medical cannabis use
I have taken a little detour from my usual subject of medical cannabis to comment on the meteoric rise of Donald John Trump.  It has left me terrified and saddened at the state of our nation. It looks like he is on his way out after a horrendous week of meltdowns. It is time for... Read more »

Alabama mom on a mission to legalize medical marijuana

I thought I was passionate about medical cannabis until I met Michelle Benton. She is an Alabama native, single Mom, former physician’s assistant, and now, full time advocate for medical cannabis usage. I discovered Michelle via her Facebook page, Maven for Legalization, and I knew I needed to talk to her about her advocacy. I... Read more »