As graceful and effortless as ballet may appear, there’s no denying that this art form takes a serious toll on the body. There have been many times, probably more than I’m proud of admitting, where I grabbed the bottle of advil that was being passed around the dressing room and said if only people knew, this performance tonight, was brought to them by advil.
Far too often, we become accustomed to treating medicine like candy and fail to realize the implications of how over consumption can actually do more harm than good.
Which is exactly what happened to our guest, David Kim. When he started having stomach pain into his career as a professional dancer, he went to see a doctor who told him his pain was due to ulcers, open sores that develop on the inside lining of your stomach.
This wake up call led David down a path of learning more about how natural medicine could begin to heal his body. But the real plot twist lies when property that Davids family had invested in years ago, starts to become increasingly valuable to the medical marijuana industry, which begins Davids journey into entrepreneurship, bridging his discoveries of CBD to benefit the ballet community with his product, Fire Leaf Extracts.
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