Pediatrics


BOISE – Cannabis oil will be used in Idaho to help some children suffering from persistent seizures. Gov. Otter signed an executive order in April allowing the very limited use of the drug, and that program is only a couple of weeks away from starting. Twenty-five children will be selected […]

25 Idaho children to take part in cannabis oil program


Vermont Attorney General Bill Sorrell acknowledges that hemp oil can provide some therapeutic benefit in treating seizure disorders. He wrote in an April memo that residents should not fear prosecution for possessing hemp oil products. Still parents, including Vaughan, face difficulties when trying to arrange for their children to receive […]

Mother ‘Frustrated’ Over School’s Hemp Policy


PHOENIX — If some Arizona nurses get their way, medical marijuana will become available as early as next year to treat everything from arthritis and autism to Tourette’s syndrome and traumatic brain injury. Members of the Arizona Cannabis Nurses Association are petitioning the Department of Health Services to add those […]

Nurses Seek to Expand Medical Marijuana Uses



MESA, AZ (KPHO/KTVK) –A Mesa couple says medical marijuana gave their young son the opportunity “to become who he was.” Jacob and Jennifer Welton are mourning the loss of Zander. The 7-year-old died this month after battling seizures his whole life. Brain surgeries and other procedures did not work. The Weltons said Zander […]

Mesa Parents Say Medical Marijuana Allowed Their Son to Live ...


Three years ago Landon Riddle of Utah was diagnosed with Leukemia. His chest was full of tumors and his armpits and groin had swollen. The prognosis was grim: an 8-10% chance of living past the next 24 to 48 hours. Landon’s mother Sierra refused to accept his fate. Source:  Young […]

Young Boy Given 48 Hours to Live Now Cancer Free ...


A 6-year-old girl has been able to stand for the first time, after doctors in Michigan prescribed her cannabis oil to fight her violent seizures. Bella’s oil has been created specifically for her illness, with an exact THC/CBD ratio ensuring that the 6-year-old receives the correct cannabis oil dose of medicine. […]

Using Cannabis Oil A 6-year-old Girl Stands for First Time