Author Archives: Jerry Cepican

About Jerry Cepican

I grew up in Indiana and moved out to the Great Pacific Northwest when I got married in 2000. I have been married to my beautiful wife for over 15 years, and have a daughter entering high school. For work I am retired (after over two decades) from the Disaster Restoration Industry due to my illness. My main two hobbies (besides family) are Fishing and Baking and Gardening. While I have been a kidney stone sufferer for over 28 years, I do not allow that to define me.

Op-Ed: My Experience with using Cannabis to manage my Chronic Kidney Stone Disease.

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*Disclaimer: The opinions in this post are mine alone and publishing of this post is not an endorsement by this website for this treatment approach* This post is my story about my 28 year long (and counting) journey living with chronic kidney … Continue reading

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A man’s perspective on being an extreme stone former.

Jerry Cepican

Something I have noticed over the last several years while reading up on kidney stone formation, living with stones, and generally how to prevent stones is: almost everything is written by women. I find this a little odd as typically … Continue reading

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