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My 96 year old grandma and cannabis

My grandmother walked this earth some 95 years or more without once trying in any of it's various forms, cannabis.   She was such an amazing and wonderful woman.  Strong.  Intelligent.  Independent.  In her early 90's she was diagnosed with Lewy Body dementia. What is Lewy Bodies Dementia? Lewy bodies dementia, or LBD, is an often misdiagnosed, progressive type ...

A doctor’s case for medical marijuana | David Casarett
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A doctor’s case for medical marijuana | David Casarett

Physician David Casarett was tired of hearing hype and half-truths around medical marijuana, so he put on his skeptic’s hat and investigated on his own. He comes back with a fascinating report on what we know and what we don’t — and what mainstream medicine could learn from the modern medical marijuana dispensary. The TED…

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“Our hands were tied.” Millie’s Story (Cannabis for Kids, Part 1) | National Geographic

Penn and Nicole Mattison’s daughter, Millie, has infantile spasms with hypsarrhythmia, a form of epilepsy. By the time she was four months old she was having upwards of 700 seizures a day. The Mattisons tried numerous medications and diet plans, but Millie didn’t improve. After her doctors said they’d tried everything they could, the Mattisons…

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Medical marijuana – Addyson’s story

For weeks, the face of Issue 3 has been a young girl and her family, who moved from Ohio to Colorado to legally get medical marijuana. NBC4’s Duane Pohlman traveled to Colorado to find the facts behind “Addyson’s Story.”

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5 Miraculous Medical Marijuana Survival Stories

Pediatric cannabis therapy is saving lives!!! It’s important to be aware of alternative treatments, since (in the US) there are only two approved treatments for cancer, radiation and chemotherapy. Medical Marijuana is saving lives, in the video above you’ll see 5 amazing stories that will touch your hearts and most likely will change the way…

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“Meeting her for the first time” Lily’s Story (Cannabis for Kids, Part 3) | National Geographic

Sarah and David Rowland’s daughter Lily began having seizures when she was just six months old. Diagnosed with a severe case of epilepsy, she continued to have 200 to 300 seizures a day despite heavy medication. When the Ryans were told that the only other option was brain surgery, they began investigating alternative treatments in…

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Pain, Pain Go Away. Come Back another Day

  **RE-PUBLISHED WITH PERMISSION FROM CALIPICKER** Yesterday was day 5 of no sleep. Well, that’s not entirely true. I usually get about 2-3 hours of total sleep each night coming in 15-20 minute spurts of pain free bliss. But the pain in my fingers will not be ignored, and WILL be acknowledged and recognized. I have a ...

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It may sound cliche but cannabis has saved my life

It was the beginning of March 2016 and I started having what the doctors said was really bad heartburn. A few days later I was being flown to Anchorage to undergo a quintuple ( yes 5) bypass. During the surgery I died twice and my phrenic nerve was cut leaving my left diaphragm paralyzed. Over the ...



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I am a small business owner and a believer in the healing qualities of cannabis
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Severe Menopause controlled with cannabis oil

This is the AFTERWORD to my book "Sexe, pot et politique" (in French) which explains why and how cannabis saved my life and is keeping me alive and sane. In February 2016, I almost died. I travelled three weeks to India without my medication. After ten days I had lost 4.5 kg and had slept only about twenty hours—two ...



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I am a journalist and writer since 1985. I am French Canadian working and living in South Africa. www.luciepage.com