An Activist’s Fight Against Cancer: June 26

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This is an ongoing column we will be posting from David Williams as he shares his point of view during his fight against Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Portland. David and his wife Heather founded Coma Treats, a medical cannabis edible company, in 2013 and contribute recipes to our publication. You can follow his progress and see facebook live video updates at


June 26, 2018

From caregiver to patient … now I understand why many of you looked at Heather that way!

There is a strange look people give my wife when they meet her. I never quite understood it till now. It’s a look of pure gratitude on one hand, and on another it’s like they have a secret. These interactions bring out very strong emotions in everyone. When it happens, they find us all sharing horror stories of bad health and,

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