Medical Marijuana Stigma Still a Hurdle, says Cancer Patient

Gaston Miron says his prescription helps deal with side effects from cancer medication

It was just one year ago that Gaston Miron was living a healthy life — an avid cyclist and kayaker raising three small girls along with his wife in their home in central Alberta.

And then, one Sunday morning, he started coughing.

“I just couldn’t do anything. I couldn’t walk around. I couldn’t breath,” he said.

“I was coughing and coughing. I was coughing for a week.”

– Read the entire article at CBC News.