Boy who suffered up to 100 seizures a day has none in 300 days after being prescribed cannabis oil

An 11-year-old boy who was dying from severe epilepsy has not had any seizures for 300 days since being prescribed medical marijuana. Billy Caldwell, whose intractable epilepsy means he cannot get help through medication or diet, began treatment with cannabis oil in the US.

New York veterans push for medical marijuana to treat PTSD

The Council of Veterans Organizations has lined up behind a proposal in the state Legislature that would add PTSD to the list of qualifying conditions for patients in the state’s tightly regulated medical marijuana program. PTSD – a condition not limited to the veteran population – was treatable with medical marijuana in at least 23 states as of last year, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.