#illegallyhealed radio

1
Jul

Coltyn Turner - Still Fighting for Cannabis Access in Colorado

On today's show we are talking with Fifteen-year-old Coltyn Turner who is combatting Crohn’s disease with cannabis oil. 
Coltyn says that he used to be on every pharmaceutical available for Crohn's and eventually wound up in a wheelchair. After the pharmaceuticals failed Coltyn and His family moved from Illinios to Colorado in 2014 to try cannabis oil as a last resort. Now, thanks to four doses of cannabis oil every day, he’s doing much better, and his Crohn's has been in remission for the past 15 months.
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28
Feb

Dr. Michael Wilson Testifiies Before Utah State Legislature

The following is transcribed from the Utah State Legislature audio recording of the February 26, 2015 Senate Judiciary, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Justice Standing Committee, 39:43 to 43:17.


Good morning, I am Dr. Michael Wilson. I’m a board certified emergency physician, an M.D. As a physician, I wanted to speak to this, but there are other reasons also, but one of my more sacred duties as a physician is to alleviate suffering, and as physicians we have a wide range of options from which to choose. But many medications are highly toxic, very addictive, or severely damaging in their side effects.

I believe that medical cannabis should be legal so that physicians have that option of recommending it to patients who might benefit from it. I appreciate the limitations and the restrictions that have been placed in this bill at this point to ensure that it is done in an appropriate and medically safe way. Many of my colleagues would say in private company that they support this type of legislation, however many of them also are hesitant to admit this publically for fear of negative professional consequences. But as a physician I am willing to speak out in support of this bill, and it’s not just professional interest but there’s also some personal interest.

I have a 16-year-old daughter named Raquel, who this past summer was diagnosed with glioblastoma multiforme, a Stage IV brain tumor, highly aggressive and very difficult to treat. The standard chemotherapeutic and radiation therapy regimens provide a 5-year survival of about 10%, and about half the patients diagnosed with this die within 12 months of their diagnosis. There are some studies out there, Senator [Todd] Weiler asked an important question, there are not double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trials, it’s been impossible to do those, but there are case studies, there are anecdotal evidences, that cannabis is effective in treating cancer, and lessening tumor load and perhaps eliminating cancer from the body.

Raquel’s had multiple complications associated with her tumor, and even after fantastic medical and surgical care at Primary Children’s Hospital, she still has a golf-ball sized tumor in her brain, facial paralysis, difficulty swallowing and walking, and we are excited, optimistic, about this legalization of medical cannabis in Utah, for my daughter to be able to regain some of her function and perhaps eliminate this tumor from her body.

We’re excited for this to be available to other families and individuals who battle chronic medical problems that are difficult for treat, and that cannabis has been shown to alleviate those symptoms. It’s not likely to be a panacea, it’s not going to fix all the medical problems out there, but it has been shown to improve chronic pain, chronic nausea, and lessen suffering in these patients. And so as a physician but more importantly as a father, I urge you to support this legislation. It’s imperative that physicians and families and individuals are able to consult together and explore their options for treatment and medical cannabis is going to be a very important part of this I believe going forward, and it’s a decision that ought to be left up to physicians and families. Thank you.

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5
Feb

Alexis Bortell - Texas’ Nine-Year-Old Fighting For Medical Cannabis

Join us as we speak with Dean and Alexis Bortell and take a look at their fight to secure young Alexis the right to medical cannabis in the state of Texas. She is fighting for all sick Texans!


"The fact that a number (zip code) determines whether or not my daughter can ride a bike, Whether or not my daughter can go to a friend's sleepover, whether or not my daughter could possibly live or die, is unfathomable to me. It calls everything into question." - Dean Bortell
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25
Jul

Michael Cutler Exclusive Interview

What Every Cancer Patient Ought To Know... About Cannabis!

Our guest tonight is Michael Cutler LIVE from the U.K.  Michael is a 63 year old Grandfather, and claims he cured his cancer with 'Breaking Bad' style homemade CANNABIS OIL.

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4
Jun

Prosecuting Patients, The Real Costs of The Kettle Falls Five Trial

The U.S. Government has already spent an estimated $3 Million dollars prosecuting the Kettle Falls Five. All of whom are legal medical marijuana patients in Washington State.

Join Kevin Quinn as he speaks with Kari Boiter, Washington State Coordinator at Americans for Safe Access. Hear what Larry Harvey, 70 year old MMJ patient told Congress just days before a landmark trial that could land him in prison for life.

We also talk with Kari about the CJS APPROPRIATIONS BILL where, Congress has voted (219-189) in favor of ending the federal government’s open targeting of medical marijuana with use of public funds.

The audio only version is available here if you want to play this in your car

Kettle Falls Five News & Reports:

Learn more about Americans For Safe Access: 
http://www.safeaccessnow.org/

ASA Special Reports: What's the Cost?

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8
May

Al Byrne with Patients Out Of Time

On today's episode we will be speaking with a world class organization, Patients Out of Time.....
They are hosting, right now actually, in Portland Oregon, The Eighth National Clinical Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics.  
Their goal is to bring the latest research on cannabis and the endocannabinoid system to health care providers from around the world.
We are proud to have one of the Co-founders of Patients Out Of Time, Al Byrne on the #illegallyhealed podcast.
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7
May

Roger Martin with Operation Grow4Vets

On this episode we speak to Roger Martin with Operation Grow4Vets.

Operation Grow4Vets gives veterans free marijuana, a safe alternative to the poison drug cocktails they are often prescribed.

All veterans residing in Colorado and currently under treatment at a VA facility, are eligible to enroll in Project Better Medicine. 

Find out more at: http://grow4vets.org/
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2
May

Alice O’Leary-Randall, The First Lady Of Medical Marijuana

Alice O'Leary-Randall, The First Lady Of Medical Marijuana discusses the current state of medical marijuana in the USA.

Alice O'Leary-Randall, is the wife of the first legal medical marijuana patient in America.

Alice's new book "Medical Marijuana in America - Memoir of a Pioneer" chronicles the life of one remarkable man, Robert C. Randall.  

In 1976, the Federal Government was supplying Robert C. Randall with MEDICAL MARIJUANA!
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1
May

The Corrie Yelland Story

Discover the story of Corrie Yelland and her journey with Cannabis Extract Therapy. Learn how Corrie became CANCER FREE after refusing radiation from her doctors. (hint: CANNABIS)

During this Podcast Corrie also talks to Kevin Quinn about her ongoing treatment and the current state of cannabis in Canada.


Stay up-to-date with all the latest medical Cannabis news:http://www.illegallyhealed.com
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28
Apr

Gregory Samuelson talks with Kevin Quinn

Gregory Samuelson talks with Kevin Quinn about his wife's colorectal cancer, current treatment with Cannabis, and his new book entitled Space Knights: Volume 1, The Arrival.


Gregory discusses the ravishes of chemotherapy and the benefits his wife is seeing using Cannabis Extract Therapy.

Get to know Glenda here: http://youtu.be/cD_cWTQzlTI

Discover more about Space Knights: Volume 1, The Arrival here: http://bit.ly/S36bnC
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