Aussie, 25, forced to break law on black market to beat rare disease
For more than five years, Ben Oakley unapologetically broke the law to beat a rare disease so terrifying it almost killed him — more than once.
The 25-year-old, who suffers from Stiff Person Syndrome (SPS), credits medicinal marijuana with not only saving his life but giving him his life back.
Stiff-person syndrome (SPS) is a rare neurological disorder characterised by progressive muscle stiffness and repeated episodes of painful muscle spasms. Source: Facebook/Roll on Ben Oakley