Marijuana Stops Child's Severe Seizures
Article highlights how medical marijuana helped a child, Charlotte, overcome her severe seizures due to Dravet Syndrome when all previous medications failed to help. The low THC medical marijuana she was prescribed has helped reduce her seizures to once a day.
"I want to scream it from the rooftops. I want other people, other parents, to know that this is a viable option." (Charlotte's father, Matt, 2018)
"The biggest misconception about treating a child like little Charlotte is most people think that we're getting her high, most people think she's getting stoned," Josh Stanley said, stressing his plant's low THC levels. (CNN, 2013)
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Author: Saundra Young
Date Published: 8/7/2013
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