Pennsylvania Dad Treating Autistic Daughter with Medical Marijuana

A Pennsylvania father is making history, becoming the first parent in the state to treat his daughter’s autism with medical marijuana. He hopes it will help her live a normal life.

Something as simple as singing the Alphabet is a major milestone for Cora Haloskie. The five-year-old from Albrightsville and her twin brother TJ have autism. Their father, Jeremy, says Cora’s symptoms were more severe. She was having meltdowns, sometimes 10 or 15 in one day.

Jeremy said, “There was times that I didn’t know what to do, I was so frustrated, almost hopeless, because I didn’t really have any options, and the therapies were working, but so slow!”

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