The conversation about where people can legally use marijuana has landed on the doorsteps of hospitals with a new bill that could let terminally ill patients use the drug from their deathbeds. Capital Public Radio’s health care reporter Sammy Caiola [kay-OH-luh] has more
In his final weeks with pancreatic cancer, 42-year-old Ryan Bartell couldn’t do much but sleep. The hospital-issued painkillers just knocked him out.
So he started using marijuana for relief. His father Jim Bartell says it was a game-changer.