Gretchen Winchester
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  • Albuquerque, NM
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Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
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I have been taking CBD Oil for a month now and can't believe how much better I feel.CBD Oil is legal and available in all 50 states. It does not contain the THC that is in marijuana that makes one…Continue

Tags: Benefits, oil, Cannabis

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gretchen Winchester Jul 9.

Lipitor
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I have to start taking Lipitor for high cholesterol and the Dr. told me to watch for the side effects of muscle weakness, fatigue etc. I have that already with PPS. How would I know.Has anyone had…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dan Hicks Jul 6, 2016.

PPS getting worse with age?
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After being diagnosed with PPS years ago,now in my 60"s I feel like I am getting morefatigued and weak. Does anyone else notice this or is it just me? Sometimes I feel a little down.Is there anything…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dan Hicks Aug 19, 2014.

PPS and Social Security Disability

I am a new member and have been reading post from others. I see a lot of survivors are worried about getting SSDI. They should not worry. The ruling for PPS and SSDI camedown in July 2, 2003.  You DO…Continue

Started Jul 18, 2014

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Gretchen Winchester replied to joseph m gifford's discussion leg and foot pain
"Have you tried CBD Cannabis( legal in all 50 states)? I chew a CBD Gummie with a sleep aid before I go to bed, sometimes two if I really hurt. It helps a lot. I do not like drugs and the side effects and you can not overdose on CBD. Might be worth a…"
Jul 12
Gretchen Winchester replied to shari Johnston's discussion Sore neck musscles
"Yes, I bought My Pillow. I just change to different pillows all night long. It seems to help to go to Massage Therapy but I can only afford that twice a month."
Jul 9
Gretchen Winchester replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"They are sold by Kingsupplements.com However I dealt with the rep. from CBD Vibe, His name is Alex and he is really knowledgeable and always calls me back. Call and leave him a message. 425-659-1024"
Jul 9
Cheryl Stanton replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"Where did you get those from and what brand? Was it the CBD boutique.  I emailed the gummie place but they never got back to me. I still have to call.  I ordered the 750mg  CBD oil  and took it according to what they said for my…"
Jul 9
Gretchen Winchester replied to Susie kearney's discussion I'm new to this website and I don't know anybody
"Welcome! Love San Diego. Go to La Jolla every summer. After years of being brace free I have been back in a leg brace and cane for a few years now due to PPS."
Jul 9
Gretchen Winchester replied to shari Johnston's discussion Sore neck musscles
"Yes, I have tried so many different pillows and positions. Every once in a while I will take cyclobenzeprin at night and that helps a little. It is for muscle cramps and spasms."
Jul 9
Gretchen Winchester replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"How are you doing? I ordered CBD Gummies with a sleep aid that seems to help a lot at night."
Jul 9
Gretchen Winchester replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"So glad you called the company, smart. I noticed relief in a few days, however I don't think anything will make it 100% gone but I will take what I can get. It does build up though."
Jun 29
Cheryl Stanton replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"Thanks, I will try that.  I contacted the company too and she said some people are sensitive to it so to cut back.  Did you find relief right away or did it take some weeks. I'm finding some pain relief but not what I was hoping for…"
Jun 29
Gretchen Winchester replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"You might have started off to strong. Reduce it a little. It is something you have to try by trial and error. It may take you awhile to find the right dosage for you. I just do every other day now."
Jun 29
Cheryl Stanton replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"Hi, I ordered this and have been taking for about 9 day now, just curious, did you get headaches when you started talking this?  Is so,did they go away? I have a headache every day since beginning this and I am one that never got headaches. I…"
Jun 28
Gretchen Winchester replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"Hope it works. Keep me posted as I am interested."
Jun 14
Cheryl Stanton replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"Hi, I ordered the oil in the 750mg and emailed the gummy email so they can direct me where to buy and thanks for the phone number, if they don't answer I'll call. It's been such a long journey for the last 9 yrs, trying to find…"
Jun 14
Gretchen Winchester replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"Yes, it is a small bottle and of course the days it last depend on how often you take it. The bottle says a serving is one dropper of 10 mg. and there are 30 servings per bottle so of course the more droppers you take the fewer days it will…"
Jun 14
Cheryl Stanton replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"I'm trying to buy the Heka oil now and was wondering is it the 317OZ. bottle that lasts a month,. The bottles look so small. Did you buy yours from the place called CBD Boutique?"
Jun 14
Cheryl Stanton replied to Gretchen Winchester's discussion Health benefits of CBD Oil ( Cannabis oil )
"Thanks and I will let you know!"
Jun 14

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Are you a Polio Survivor?
yes
What year did you contract polio?
1949
Do you have Post-Polio Syndrome?
yes
When did you begin experiencing symptoms?
15 years ago
List any assistive devices you are using...
leg brace and cane
Please describe how polio has changed your life.
unable to do activities I would like to do
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