Category Archives: Pete Frates

Months After His Death, Pete Frates’ Legacy Lives on in Family’s Push for ALS Patients to Try Medical Cannabis

“It almost seemed like we had this magic potion that other people couldn’t get to,” said Pete’s wife, Julie. By the time Pete Frates tried medical marijuana, he and his family felt like they had run out of options for treating his anxiety. The Boston College graduate, who had been diagnosed with ALS years earlier, […]