Sydney Man with Epilepsy Wants Province to Pay for His Medical Marijuana

Abel Stuart says he can’t afford $540 a month, has no quality of life without the marijuana.

A Sydney, N.S., man is fighting to have the Nova Scotia Department of Community Services cover the cost of his medical marijuana.

Abvhiael (Abel) Stuart has what he describes as “severe, chronic and uncontrolled” epilepsy and has found marijuana significantly reduces the frequency of his seizures from between one and three times a day to once a month.

– Read the entire article at CBC News.