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UNCLE CLIFFY, MEDICAL MARIJUANA, PISTIL POINT CANNABIS

 

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Why does it take a dramatic event like a health scare to break out the medical benefits of marijuana?

 

Former Portland Trail Blazer Cliff Robinson, Uncle Cliffy in the industry, had a stroke.

 

Is medical marijuana a cure? Here’s Robinson’s take from oregonlive:

 

“[I want] to knock down the myth that athletes and cannabis don’t mix,” Robinson said. “I played 18 years in the NBA and I used cannabis on and off along the way and I didn’t have a problem.”

 

Did it help his career, hinder his career, or was it a break even deal?

 

After Uncle Cliffy had a stroke the answer is the same. It was part of his journey.

 

Do I agree with his opinion of medical marijuana? After reading this tell tale quote, I agree whole heartedly. [Read More…]

HEALTHCARE VOTE FOR CANCER COURAGE, CANCER COWARD

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What are the chances of any U.S. Senator feeling the pain of cancer, or any other pre-existing condition?

John McCain is front and center with a brain tumor.

Let’s watch his healthcare vote to decide if the rest of America deserves the same medical attention as a U.S. Senator.

This is the Navy flier who wouldn’t leave his prisoner of war cell until others were released.

C’mon, Johnny, don’t leave they guys behind this time either.

My bet is he votes against party lines. He seems like the sort of person who wants to be remembered well.

If he follows Muhammad Ali’s advice, he will be: cruise the first two minutes of each round and fight like hell the last one minute because that’s what the judges remember.

Fight for the people, fight cancer, and do it right. Like this: [Read More…]

HEALTHCARE BULLY PREYS ON THE WEAKEST

 

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Any coherent healthcare bully debate needs to go beyond the numbers, the insurance companies.

Beyond drug company research and development that puts the BIG in Big Pharma.

It’s about who the healthcare bully reaches for in the debate. The most vulnerable, of course. The population currently undergoing severe medical treatment.

I’ll use cancer treatment as an example.

Like a pawn in their own game during treatment, cancer patients bounce between news from Washington and Obamacare, and news from Oregon about the Providence downsize.

From recent eavesdropping I can say it’s distressing to the healing process. [Read More…]

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