Mike Guess, 32, of Belleville, is a former Air Force enlisted man who suffers from severe pain caused by damaged back disks and fibromyalgia. Guess was able to obtain an Illinois medical marijuana card, which will enable him, he hopes, to quit taking the 30 different pills he took daily that had been prescribed by the VA.
Mike Guess, 32, of Belleville, is a former Air Force enlisted man who suffers from severe pain caused by damaged back disks and fibromyalgia. Guess was able to obtain an Illinois medical marijuana card, which will enable him, he hopes, to quit taking the 30 different pills he took daily that had been prescribed by the VA. Derik Holtmann dholtmann@bnd.com
Mike Guess, 32, of Belleville, is a former Air Force enlisted man who suffers from severe pain caused by damaged back disks and fibromyalgia. Guess was able to obtain an Illinois medical marijuana card, which will enable him, he hopes, to quit taking the 30 different pills he took daily that had been prescribed by the VA. Derik Holtmann dholtmann@bnd.com

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