Cannabis may Help Prevent Seizures in Children with Severe Epilepsy

May 22, 2014 2:46 PM

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For children suffering from severe epilepsy, a recent study shows that cannabis may be able to prevent the onset of seizures. However, health professionals caution against this treatment as it may be too soon to determine its safety and effectiveness.

Some parents who have dealt with this health issue through a son or daughter have used the drug along with an anti-seizure medication to lower seizure-risk. For 19 parents who gave CBD-enriched cannabis to their children to treat severe epilepsy, over half said their child's seizure frequency droppe...

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