Daily Archives: August 7, 2013

Just The NIP: That Time My Boobs (Allegedly) Scarred Children For Life

Just The NIP: That Time My Boobs (Allegedly) Scarred Children For Life

by Tori Sproat I remember the first time I did it. I was sitting at lunch with my brother, his family, my parents, and my husband when it happened. I thought I had timed the lunch appropriately so this discomfort could be avoided, but that’s the funny thing about being a new parent – just when […]

Grown Ups Smoking Marijuana Is Not Bad, It’s Just Illegal

Grown Ups Smoking Marijuana Is Not Bad, It’s Just Illegal

When I was a kid our next door neighbor Bob had brain cancer. He was young, in his 30s, a former boxer in the Marines with three young daughters. Because of the chemotherapy and radiation Bob couldn’t go out in the sun. Every night Bob would sit out on his back porch and the neighbors […]

Cannabis: The First-Line Medication For Treating Childhood Epilepsy

Cannabis: The First-Line Medication For Treating Childhood Epilepsy

PHOTO: Meghan Wilson and her daughter, Vivian, who suffers from Dravet Syndrome. “A little less panicky, but more tired than ever before.  So violent with biting, hitting and scratching, ripping the leads off, and just wanting to crawl out of his skin with not being able to sit still…. No sleep for either Jaxs or […]