Patient Stories

First-person stories shared by medical cannabis patients of all ages living with a wide range of health issues—from depression and PTSD to multiple sclerosis, chronic pain, and cancer—whose lives have been made better by the use of medical cannabis and/or CBD oil. If you’d like to share your patient or caregiver experience with the CBMD community, please visit Share Your Story.

Star Graves

My name is Star Graves – I’m a breast cancer survivor

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My name is Star Graves. I am a breast cancer survivor, successful retired finance director, mother, educator, medical cannabis advocate, minority business owner, proud grandmother and podcaster.  I...
Ryan

A Recovering Heroin Addict and Hep C Positive

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My name is Ryan. I’m 29 years old and a recovering heroin addict and hepatitis C positive. Like many, I first tried cannabis as...
Rita Montoya

Life-long Community Activist and Chingona

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chingona (noun):  a woman in her place of power when she’s  following her own intuitive-driven direction Rita Montoya empowers herself and other women...

Managing Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and Chronic Pain

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Ellen Lenox Smith has lived with Ehlers Danlos syndrome and sarcoidosis, which cause chronic pain, for most of her life. No pain medications provided...

An Absolute Lifesaver

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13 years ago, I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS). My neurologist tried all the different medications available, but I didn’t get any relief...
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