“Every two weeks, like clockwork, I see a patient I’ll call ‘Renee.’ When I first met her, she had a fairly severe case of social anxiety. She was missing her kids practices and performances — and the resulting isolation…” Read the full story here.
“I love getting to use my Spanish with our patients. A few weeks back I helped an older gentleman who came in because he was having trouble sleeping. He didn’t speak any English…” Read the full story here.
“Even though cannabis is legal in California, lots of our members are looking for discrete ways to use it. A few months back I helped a middle aged woman who is also a mother. She was looking for something…” Read the full story here.
Sara Payan came to The Apothecarium as a stage III colon cancer patient while she was in the midst of chemotherapy. She ended up becoming part of our family — as a Senior Patient Consultant and our Public Education Officer.
“Some of our older patients still can’t quite believe they can purchase cannabis legally. I helped an older woman recently who told me what it was like to smoke cannabis back in the 60’s in Greenwich Village. ‘Just finding a dealer was a challenge…” Read the full story here.