Billy Caldwell Unites Northern Irish Politicians for Parliament Protest

By | October 4th, 2017|Categories: Autism, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, Children, Featured, Featured News, Interviews, Legalisation, MMJ Stories, MS, News, Patient Stories|

Every political party in Northern Ireland have “been united” by Billy Caldwell, the first patient to be legally prescribed cannabis oil on the NHS Hundreds are expected to protest outside Northern Ireland’s Parliament next week for the legalisation of medicinal cannabis Members from Shin Fein, the Ulster Unionist Party, the Green Party and [...]

Pharmaceutical Company Successfully Treats Symptoms of Autism with Cannabinoids

By | September 18th, 2017|Categories: Autism, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Children, News, Pharmaceuticals, Research|

Zelda Therapeutics has demonstrated successful results from their observational trial on cannabinoid-based medicine in treating symptoms of autism in children 7% of treated patients showed significant general overall improvement Shares in the company rose by 8% after announcing successful results Zelda Therapeutics, a pharmaceutical company specializing in medicinal cannabis, has announced successful results [...]

Could Cannabis Offer New Hope to Autistic Children?

By | July 7th, 2017|Categories: Autism, Brain, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Community, Endocannabinoids, Featured News, Israel, Legalisation, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , |

Why keeping medicinal cannabis illegal could be hindering life changing autism research Anecdotal evidence of success stories with cannabis treatment for autism is coming from parents across the world Israel has just launched a revolutionary new study testing effects of medicinal cannabis on 120 autistic participants CBD, the non-psychoactive seems to be the [...]

Autism and Marijuana: Mother’s Battle for Whole Plant Research

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Anxiety, ASD, Autism, Brain, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Community, Doctors, Featured News, Israel, Mental Health, MMJ Stories, News, Pain, Research|Tags: , , , , , , |

She’s an Israeli mother of 3 boys, her oldest, Yuval, 23,  is severely Autistic and treated successfully with cannabis after years of agony. As an activist for years in promoting the rights and legislation for ASD Children and adults in Israel, Via ‘ALUT – the society for autistic children in Israel and [...]

Laurence – Cannabis and Autism

By | August 10th, 2016|Categories: Autism, Cannabis, Patient Stories|

Ailment: Autism Ingestion Method: Bio: 29 year old sufferer of Autism I have used cannabis since I was 16, which I found was the best thing I ever did for the symptoms of my autism. I have used many liquids and tablets, all of which either didn’t work or made me a [...]

No Cannabis for Children with Severe Autism in Michigan

By | September 1st, 2015|Categories: Autism|

Recently, Michigan officials rejected desperate attempts by parents to fight for access to cannabis for the treatment of autism. Medical marijuana passed with 63% in 2008, but not for children with severe autism. No US state lists autism as an illness qualifying for medical marijuana, however, it is tolerated in California and Washington, D.C. Michigan [...]

Epileptic Teen Denied Cannabis Oil at School

By | August 14th, 2015|Categories: Autism, Epilepsy|

Epileptic Teen Denied Cannabis Oil at School Genny Barbour, 16, suffers from both autism and epilepsy. She attends a half-day at school and can only stay until her cannabis oil wears off. She takes legal cannabis oil which is most effective against her seizures. Genny's school still refuses to allow her to take the oil which [...]

The Fight for Medical Cannabis for Children with Autism

By | July 23rd, 2015|Categories: Autism, Featured|

Children with Autism Aside from behavioral strategies, the American Academy of Pediatrics admits there's little that can be done to treat child autism. However, a growing number of people claim medical marijuana helps treat autism. The latest push to add autism as a qualifying illness is taking place this summer in Michigan. Doctors nowadays are interested [...]

CBD Spray Helps 9-Year-Old with Autism Speak his First Words

By | June 4th, 2015|Categories: Autism|

A 9-year old Puerto Rican boy suffering with non-verbal Autism has spoken his first words, after using a CBD oromucasol spray. Kalel Santiago was diagnosed with Autism 6 years ago after being given the all clear from a Cancer diagnosis. His parents were informed that it was unlikely they would ever hear their sons voice. However, after [...]

Should autistic children be treated with marijuana?

By | February 9th, 2015|Categories: Autism|

Some groups of parents and pro-marijuana advocates are calling for cannabis to be considered as a treatment for children and young people with a range of developmental conditions and behavioural issues. A review paper in the Journal of Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrics, authored by experts from Boston Children's Hospital, highlighted concerns about a number of groups advocating [...]