Arizona Boy Gets Medical Marijuana Card

A five year-old boy from Mesa, Arizona has been issued a medical marijuana card.

A Mesa family plans to give medical marijuana to their 5-year-old son to treat his seizures caused by a genetic brain defect.

Zander Welton suffers from seizures caused by a genetic birth defect.

He had his first seizure when he was 9-months-old and now has them weekly.

His parents say the condition, coupled with autism, keeps the 5-year-old from communicating.

After hearing how marijuana has helped other disabled kids, Jacob and Jennifer Welton applied for the card.

– Read the entire article at KPNX-TV.

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  1. Low Rider on

    I hope the treatment helps the young lad Zander. I’m sure that he has already experimented with some nasty concoctions that didn’t help.