7-year-old Georgia boy one of first in state to test experimental cannabis oil

March 9, 2015 12:57 PM

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7-year-old Georgia boy one of first in state to test experimental cannabis oil

A young boy is the first child at Children’s Hospital of Georgia to test an experimental cannabis oil to slow down his seizures, My Fox Atlanta reported.

Preston Weaver, 7, has a severe form of childhood epilepsy that at one point caused up 60 to 70 seizures a day. Now, he has four to six that last up to a minute. His mother, Valerie, is constantly on guard for the occurrences.

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