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CBD and MMJ possible alternatives for symptom relief

Posted on August 3, 2018 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, over 100 people die of opioid abuse every day. For the past decade, but much more so in the past two years, United States media has promoted the fact that the United States is suffering an opioid epidemic. Doctors are being pressured to reduce opiod prescriptions and unless you are in hospice or palliative care, one can be hard pressed to find a doctor to prescribe them. What if there was a better option?

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Fill (& refill) your cup

Posted on July 31, 2018 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (0)

I would not dream of trading my line of work for any other, and I have yet to meet a colleague who's heart is not fully engaged with their work. Supporting families through this most difficult time of transition can be challenging but we do it with courage, strength and a loving heart. People often tell me that it takes a special kind of person to work in this field, yet I feel it is a calling, no different than those called to create art or prepare meals! Each vocation has it's challenges an...

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