In this episode, we will be discussing a personal cannabis story. As the resident nurse here at the Kush Nurse, Sandra Guynes shares her personal journey of anxiety, depression, pain, and ultimately her journey to cannabis medicine.
A mother, retired navy wife, and entrepreneur, Sandra Guynes MSN, RN has been a nurse for 15 years. A long-time advocate, educator, and provider of holistic health to mothers and babies. Her range of practical-clinical experience ranges from public health nursing, maternity, and neonatal populations and to the case manager of chronically ill and high-risk mothers and infants.
Sandra has taught across all levels of nursing in the traditional, online, and hybrid classroom settings at Hampton University, Fortis College and Carolinas College of Health Sciences. Sandra is an active member of the American Cannabis Nurses Association. Through the Kush Nurse and Soul Canna Life brands; Sandra provides classes on the Endocannabinoid System, Patient Navigation and advocates for patients in her community through 1:1 consultations or lifestyle centered workshops. Her focus is family-centered care and helping parents navigate medical cannabis; specifically women in the postpartum period and beyond.
In this episode, we talk about postpartum depression and cannabis.