The MedicateMe Podcast
Devin Owner/Operator of Pennsylvania Cannabis Connection
Devin is on a mission to help create a central hub for information, education and connections for everyone in the cannabis community. They even offer a blog section for patients to tell their stories on how cannabis has helpped them. Please reach out to P.A.C.C. Pennsylvania Cannabis Connection (PACC) is a networking company dedicated to establishing a relationship between the cannabis businesses and the patients involved in the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Program. Our foundation...
Frank Liberty International CBD-Philadelphia Pa
Frank joined us on one of the coldest days in December 2017. Frank is the owner and operator of Liberty International CBD. A hemp based CBD company has been thriving here for a few years now. Frank is very passionate about education and the mass amounts of knowledge that go into this field. He id dedicated to bringing quality products to your door and works with low income patients. Frank will be furthering his education in bringing cannabis into the medical world. With his expierence he...
Anthony Aguiniga owner/operator of My Green Tools and Woobies Shoes
It's not everyday you meet people that have the same goal in mind. We had Anthony Aguiniga owner and operator of My Green Tools and Woobies Shoes. We had a great time talking about how helping others is what we are meant to do. We can't wait to work with him in the future. My Green Tools: We believe that all of our nation's veterans deserve to be treated with respect and dignity. The ReGroup Foundation is working to end veteran homelessness and restore the dignity of our service members...
Chris Voag - Sir Cannabis Apparel-CannaWarrior of the Week
We met Chris this year in Philadelphia at the Hemp Heals festival. Founder/Creator Chris Voag was diagnosed with Cancer 4 years ago at 19. His use of Cannabis allowed him to make a fast recovery and he actually gained weight during his month of Chemotherapy. This gave him great empathy for patient rights which is why he created Sir Cannabis Apparel. Flash forward to last year his a Family Member was diagnosed with Stage 4 Oral Cancer, he too found great relief in the cannabis plant and went...
Diane V Capaldi- Living with MS and changing her entire lifestyle.
Diane V Capaldi or V to me and her family and friends. We had an amazing discussion on lifestyle and cannabis. 30 years ago today I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). A day I will never forget. Today I am proud to be one of the most healed from MS that we know of using diet & lifestyle. A feat that began the brand PaleoBOSS. Hard to believe that my life today is almost 100% asymptomatic, I take no drugs with pretty much zero healthcare costs even though I live with a devastating...
Illuzionz O' Grandeur- Battling Muscular Dystrophy
I had an amazing time with ILLZ. We just took right off with a great conversation and the discussion evolved throughout. Let's see if she'll co-host some shows with me. She is really happy with the app and speaks as to how it works for her. In muscular dystrophies, abnormal genes (mutations) lead to muscle degeneration. Most forms begin in childhood. Damaged muscles become progressively weaker. Most people who have the condition eventually need a wheelchair. Other symptoms include...
Illuzionz O’ Grandeur- Battling Muscular Dystrophy
I had an amazing time with ILLZ. We just took right off with a great conversation and the discussion evolved throughout. Let’s see if she’ll co-host some shows with me. She is really happy with the app and speaks as to how it works for her. In muscular dystrophies, abnormal genes (mutations) lead to muscle degeneration. Most forms begin in childhood. Damaged muscles become progressively weaker. Most people who have the condition eventually need a wheelchair. Other symptoms include...
Special Edition- On location in Bethlehem Pa Industrial Hemp Field-Les Stark & Erica McBride of PAHIC
We were a part of Pennsylvania history!! Industrial hemp has been given back to the state of Pa. and we were there to see phase one of the process. We spoke with Les Stark and Erica McBride from the Pennsylvania Hemp Industry Council. They dropped a lot of knowledge on us right in the middle of the massive hemp field of Bethlehem Pa. We hope you enjoy this very special podcast. PAHIC: The Pennsylvania Hemp Industry Council seeks to accelerate the return of the Industrial Hemp Crop to the...
Nate Nicolai- Battling Epilepsy
Nate stopped by the house to join me for a discussion on battling epilepsy since he was a child. What steps did he and his family take to get him the help he desperately needed? Take a listen to Nate's story and please read the full blog entry. We hope our podcasts will help others in the future. HI, my name is Nathan Nicolai. I am now 24 years old and was diagnosed with epilepsy when I was in 8th grade. I had a series of 2 grandmal seizures in one day and then had another a few days later....
Dr. Michele Ross- Neuroscientist , Founder and CEO of Impact Network
Wow! Dr. Micele Ross dropped some serious knowledge on us. She quickly corrects me when I accidently refer to her as a neurologist when in fact she is a neuroscientist. She is doing amazing work in Colorado and fighting hard to get funding to produce the data people have been asking for. Dr. Michele Ross is Founder and Executive Director of the Denver-based cannabis research & education 501c3 nonprofit IMPACT Network. As a neuroscientist, she was frustrated by the lack of education...
George-Using various forms of Cannabis to treat Chronic Pain
George stopped by the house one night to have a chat with me. George suffers from chronic pain from a horrible construction accident that changed his life forever. George was taking Percocet for 8 years after his accident that left him walking with a cane and limp. After 5 years of the Percs left George's teeth rotting and his stomach in a constant state of nausea. After 8 years George was taking 90 pills a month. That totals to over 8000 pills his body had to process. That takes a toll on...
Misty Murray-Helping her daughter fight Autism and 3 rare forms of epilepsy
Welcome to our very first MedicateMe podcast. Misty told her story on an early Saturday morning sipping coffee and she had a lot on her mind. She quickly let her energy go and I could not have been prepared for the stories she told. She and her husband have been helping their daughter battle autisim and epilepsy for 5 years now. The toll this has on a family is nothing short of surreal. The long trips, many specialists and doctors, fears from the doctors, thousands of dollars and a state...