Using Weed to Save Football: Chasing Strains (Part 2)
Video by : VICE Sports – 2017.05.1
In this 3-part series, Kyle Turley takes us on his journey to to deal with the damaging effects of football through the use of marijuana. After an NFL career that saw him take home NFL All-Pro honors, Kyle was diagnosed with pre-CTE.
After taking a laundry list of pharmaceutical drugs in order to deal with the associated issues, Kyle found marijuana to be the best available treatment for the problems that he was facing. In this episode, we follow the science to a conference at Harvard University, where top scientists discuss the breakthroughs being made in the field. Additionally, we meet up with Todd and Marv Marinovich, as Todd has begun managing Marv’s dementia with CBD oil.