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Sir Patrick Stewart has emerged as a major advocate for a 6-year-old to gain access to medical marijuana.
While we don't know exactly how marijuana effects epileptic seizures in adults, a new study finds CBD provides great relief for teenagers struggling with epilepsy.
More than 4,000 patients have been certified to use medical marijuana in Pennsylvania and Thursday they finally had the chance to receive their medicine.
A small act of history occurred this week in Texas as the state had its first legal marijuana purchase. The customer? A six-year-old girl from central Texas, whose name is being withheld for privacy purposes.
The FDA is on the verge of putting its final seal of approval on a cannabis-based medicine that will be made available to epilepsy patients at pharmacies all over the United States.
Back in 2015 Texas approved the Compassionate Use Act, which authorized the usage of CBD oil for patients with intractable epilepsy.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation joined nearly 150 patient advocates are urging Congress to consider marijuana as an option for pain.
The drug Epidiolex, 99 percent CBD, decreased seizures by 50 percent in slightly more than half the subjects. Could weed help the effects of epilepsy?
The Texas Compassionate Use Act, which opened the door for medical marijuana in the state, will go into full effect Sept. 1.