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When ‘H’ and his parents returned to the UK, he had access to oil from myself and other dedicated UK activists. For Jeff, and the rest of Cannabie Buddies, the fight for legalising cannabis goes on. Yet in terms of anecdotal evidence, Jeff has plenty. But this clear demand makes the drug no less illegal.

Legalising weed: A matter of life and death?

Within 6—9 months I was supplying 20—25 MS sufferers within Liverpool. So yes, ultimately I get to know more people who have died, than those who stay here for longer. Would you just accept that or would you do everything in your power to fight it? Jeff himself makes his cannabis oils by taking active compounds from the cannabis plant, extracting ditchfild using a solvent, and producing the oil in sterile conditions.

How Not To Die: After retiring from his job in the logistics industry, he was inspired to grow his first batch of weed to help an old colleague, a women who suffered with MS and found it was the only thing that helped with the pain.


He was suffering from two very advanced cancers, and the week prior to coming out to see me in Spain him and his mum had been looking at hospices for him to die in. Prohibition causes more harm than cannabis ever could. And other urban drug myths busted.

Ten times pop culture romanticised sexual harassment. There are over 5, varieties of cannabis plants, and over types of cancer. In fact, Jeff believes that banning people in their hour of desperate need amounts to a human rights issue, and is campaigning actively against the law on that basis. Everyone responds very differently, and research suggests that different cancers can react to different THP levels which affect the potency in the cannabis.

The former ballet star using dance to help recovering addicts. How to make the year you learn to love yourself. She was a member of the MS society, and before long her friends were asking if I could give them any. And turns out I was pretty good!

So, how does one get into the weed business? Yet as Jeff sees it, would you rather be a living cannabis criminal, or a dead law-abiding citizen? America has seen a medicinal cannabis revolution, with it now legal in half the country. We just have to do our best for them at the time.


Legalising weed: A matter of life and death? – BBC Three

He started responding to the oils, and his cancer went into remission. As he sums up poetically, in the words of Thomas Jefferson: The medical benefits of weed have long been debated in the UK, with the amount of anecdotal evidence far out xannabis the amount ditchfoeld scientific proof. Without such trials, it will remain underground, unregulated, unmonitored and untaxed, with people like Jeff being the sole means of access — and leaving it open to scammers. It broke my heart.

Just how lazy are you being this week? Why was everyone talking about emotional labour in ? Yet for every tale cannsbis a happy ending, Jeff is very much in touch with the reality.

Imagine hearing that from a year-old. Undoubtedly, for the health benefits of cannabis to be properly understood, more regulated testing is desperately needed.

Not risk free — but safe. Every batch is sent to be rigorously tested at Valencia University, so his product is safely regulated – to the best of his ability. Most of those I meet are people with very, very advanced cancer. Catriona White 30 November