28: Nikki Lawley - Traumatic Brain Injury to Cannabis Advocacy
Plants Saved My Life
In this episode, we sit down with Nikki Lawley, a remarkable individual whose life took an unexpected turn, leading her to become a passionate advocate for medicinal plant medicine. Nikki's journey from a pediatric nurse to a patient to a fervent advocate is a powerful story of resilience, healing, and the transformative potential of plant medicine.
Nikki's story serves as a beacon of hope for those seeking alternative treatments. When traditional medicine failed her, she found solace in medical cannabis during a fateful trip to Las Vegas. Her experience highlights the transformative potential of plant medicine, especially in treating head injuries.
As we explore Nikki's path, we'll also uncover the importance of patient stories and advocacy in raising awareness about the healing power of medicinal plants. Join us as we delve into Nikki Lawley's inspiring journey of transformation and resilience. Her story is a testament to the healing power of plant medicine and the importance of sharing patient stories to raise awareness about the potential of medicinal plants in healthcare.
Plants Saved My Life is a weekly podcast blending education, scientific research, compassion, and storytelling. Featuring real stories from patients who have overcome chronic conditions with the help of plant medicine and specialized medical practitioners, therapists, shamans, and other neotraditional healers exploring non-pharmacological means of medical intervention. Join us weekly for fascinating conversations with people whose lives were saved by plants. Let's demystify and destigmatize entheogens, naturopathy, plant-based medicines, holistic therapies, psychedelics, and functional nutrition. Join us as we pay homage to the plants and fungi we owe our health and happiness.