Patient Success Stories

Patient Success Story: Obie the Huskie

June Patient Success Story: Jen and Obie the Husky In late March of this year, my two-year-old husky was diagnosed with epilepsy. The morning I brought him to the vet, he was not the same husky I had raised since he was seven weeks old. He was clinging to me, balancing himself against my legs…

Patient Success Story: Armando B.

May Patient Success Story Meet Armando B! Hi my name is Armando, I’m an Arizonan now but was born in San Diego, California and grew up in Southern Cali. When I was younger, I was the victim of a drive-by shooting and suffered multiple bullet wounds–three in my stomach, one in my arm, one in…

Patient Success Story: Bridgit

April’s Wellness Warrior: Bridgit L. My name is Bridget L.  I am a fifty year old female with PTSD and Fibromyalgia. I was introduced to cannabis by some friends who told me people were using it for pain, at the time I was on sixteen pharmaceuticals a day and an opiate-derived patch. I was still…

Patient Success Story: Lulu

Cannabidiol, a chemical structure found in the cannabis plant and commonly known as CBD, has helped countless patients. Many are drawn to the medicine for its ability to alleviate the symptoms of many conditions, without the psychoactive effect of THC. Those utilizing CBD may find relief from pain, seizures, tremors and it has even been considered…

Patient Success Story: Kim

Cannabidiol, a chemical structure found in the cannabis plant and commonly known as CBD, has helped countless patients. Many are drawn to the medicine for its ability to alleviate the symptoms of many conditions, without the psychoactive effect of THC. Those utilizing CBD may find relief from pain, seizures, tremors and it has even been considered…

Patient Success Stories: Patty

Patty has been a loyal patient at High Mountain Health for years. Her sense of humor and knowledge about cannabis make her a pleasure to be around. After sustaining a serious back injury as a child, and becoming addicted to painkillers as a teenager, Patty found medical cannabis. Similar to many of our patients, medical…

Patient Success Stories: Marty

Getting outside, hiking along a trail with our favorite furry friends next to us: it is basically the quintessential Flagstaff scene. For Marty, this was one of his favorite pastimes. Marty didn’t want to lose the excitement that comes with exploring the wilderness around Flagstaff. When he began having hip pain, which led to an eventual…

Patient Success Story: Phyllis

Phyllis is a ray of sunshine. We are lucky to see her about once per week, usually to pick up some CBD oil or Health Oil to deal with everyday aches and pains due to a variety of conditions. She is the perfect Patient Success Story because she completely disproves the stereotype that cannabis is…

Patient Success Story: Vanessa

Vanessa’s attitude makes it hard to believe that, just over a year ago, she thought her life was over. In early 2016, she was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease – a chronic inflammatory bowel condition that is very hard to treat – and began a long journey to remission. The symptoms of Crohn’s disease include fatigue,…

Patient Success Story: Elmer

Elmer has been a long-time patient of High Mountain Health. After Elmer began using cannabis in 2012 to help with a combination of PTSD, pain and muscle spasms, his quality of life has improved immensely. Here, he describes overcoming addiction, taking control of his own health care and living life to the fullest. Elmer’s unique…