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Mar 04, 2017 4:59 PM

I am happy with my pain medication. I don't want to take MM but it seems to be everywhere. People are so enthusiastic about it and all I can see is the bad things about it. Please don't try to change my mind or push me to take it. I love taking my pills but refuse to agree with the MM laws. Can't type as fast as I think and so many more thoughts on the issue....---but "Thanks for reading" ❤❤❤❤

Mar 04, 2017 6:32 PM

I use to think like you until the pain medicine gave me side affects and I lost the ability to afford health care insurance a year ago. MM was my saving grace in the form of small bite size desserts like cheesecake/cookies/other pastries. Smoking MM was not a option for me until I discovered the pain management it provided was shorter than edibles, which took a little while to determine my threshold. The vape pin and a few puffs allows me to clear up migraine pain/ auto immune disorder/ fibromyalgia/RA and stomach pains from gluten sensitivity. When you take pills remember to flush out your system and detox to prevent more health issues from popping off. Lucky I don't have to use the MM daily, my avg. 0-2 times per week unless the weather patterns or stress levels are off the charts.🙀

Mar 04, 2017 6:43 PM

Thanks SistaSheba❤

Mar 04, 2017 7:06 PM

I use to be ashamed and even embarrassed until my BFF of 18 years encouraged me to consider it from one educator to another. When she got diagnosed with cancer I began to rethink my attitude towards MM and my life has changed as I just buried her this past November and 5-additional losses of loved ones both family and friends who all passed since December until last week. Nothing is really full proof outside of faith. Meditation/Prayer/ and fighting the mental drain of survival is essentially what we all face as human beings. After my 1st pre-cancerous polyp was removed 4-years ago I discovered we have really get into the mode of gratitude and appreciate being in the moment. I can still remember my partner having to drive to help me get out of my car because I couldn't walk into the pharmacy after driving to get there. He carried me back home to rest as he whispered prayer into my ears as I cried feeling so helpless. It was one of the worst days of my life, but I had hope and determination to have a victory and not to be defeated. I too have struggled like the rest and some days like today I remember that the pain is an indication to slow down and honor my life.

Mar 05, 2017 1:22 PM

Oh no sistadeba I'm soo sorry for your losses, I wish there was more I could do for you, just know that you are in my thoughts and I'm sending you warm healing loving hugs xx

Mar 05, 2017 4:27 PM

Sistasheba, I am so very sorry for all the loses and you will be in my prayers!

Mar 05, 2017 5:52 PM

After my accident it didn't feel like I "slowed down" like I had been hoping, instead everything came to a complete STOP. I too have lost many people close to me. My mother was the first and her death Mothers day 2017 was so traumatic I spent years in and out of institutions. I saw no reason to be here anymore because shortly after I lost my husband and son around Christmas 2007. In 2009 I lost my Dad who I had just reunited with 20 years after the divorce. Since the accident I have lost so many people including a big part of who I was. Living with a disability makes it hard to meet friends and maintain relationships. I understand people but no one seems to understand me.

Mar 06, 2017 1:17 AM

Wow. I love you Consuella. It's strange how everyone turned this post around directing it to someone else. I'm so sorry for your losses and your completely correct. Most people are so insensitive and n this world you will have trouble but take heart, Jesus has overcome the world! ❤ Much love to you sweetie

Mar 06, 2017 5:46 AM

i am still very much like u i was introduced to m by deciet now im on the fenve but will use for medical purposes cause it is nnot legal here i cant get mm but have at times resorted to mu hubby stash as hed ptsd

Mar 06, 2017 8:14 AM

I've tried MM. It was before I was actually diagnosed with fibromyalgia. Initially i was just with friends and they told me that smoking would help. It did put me to sleep. But as far as the pain. It didn't do anything for me. Later I started to familiarize myself with different strains. And I found that hybrid strains help with the pain as well as clearing that "fibro fog"; to help you think clearly. I would use a vape pen because it was a lot smoother than smoking it any other way. So it would be harsh on the lungs or throat. Hope this helps.

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