Mike James is an active NFL running back, most recently a member of the Detroit Lions. Mike entered the NFL in 2013, drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. His history-making game against the Seattle Seahawks led him to be officially declared “a force to be reckoned with”. The following week Mike suffered a season-ending injury. Mike soon returned to the sport that he loves. Back on the field, trauma to the body continued, including multiple concussions. Mike began to research natural forms of effective relief for chronic pain, brain injury recovery, and cognitive function maintenance. He is now an evangelist for medical cannabis as an alternative to addictive opioids and more harmful medications.