Billy used to have up to 100 seizures per day, but is now 250 days seizure-free after having product prescribed on NHS.
Dravet Syndrome patients given marijuana-derived CBD saw seizures dramatically decrease compared to placebo group.
Maggie Selmeski, 4, lives with her parents, Rachael, 34, and Shawn, 38, and younger brothers, Maddox and Miles, in Littleton, Colo.
The mother of a six-year-old girl with a catastrophic form of epilepsy says she is overjoyed at a government report recommending that medicinal cannabis is made available to patients with specified medical conditions.
Abel Stuart says he can’t afford $540 a month, has no quality of life without the marijuana.
A Castlederg boy could be saved from traumatic brain surgery that would take his memories and speech thanks to medicinal cannabis, his mother has said. Eleven-year-old Billy Caldwell suffers from a life-threatening form of epilepsy that has seen him endure daily seizures that turn him blue and don’t stop unless he immediately gets medication andRead More
Doctors are successfully using cannabis to treat a schoolboy with an ‘uncontrollable’ form of epilepsy.
There has been no rigorous study that’s looked at compounds found in pot to reduce seizures.
A new medical marijuana dispensary opened in New York.
It’s now legal to use marijuana to treat certain medical conditions in 25 states