'That stigma can be broken': Ohio veteran touts medical marijuana as bill aims to expand program


Robert Kowalski used to take 22 pills a day to combat pain, post-traumatic stress disorder and other conditions stemming from years of military service.

The U.S. Air Force veteran had trouble sleeping and struggled with depression after two combat tours in Iraq. Veterans Affairs diagnosed him with agoraphobia, he said – the fear of certain situations that make people feel trapped or helpless.