Category Archives: seizures

Research Suggests That THC May Be Effective in Treating Epilepsy in Children

The results of two recent studies suggest that THC may be effective in treating epilepsy. The news comes amid numerous reports that another cannabinoid, cannabidiol (CBD), may also be a viable treatment for seizure disorders. The work of medical researchers in Canada and Australia may indicate that cannabis medications with a combination of cannabinoids may […]

6-year-old girl becomes first medical marijuana patient in Texas

(courtesy of Constance Therapeutics) A Texas child can now treat a rare form of epilepsy with medical cannabis oil. A 6-year-old girl became a customer of a medical marijuana delivery in Texas last week, making her the first person in Texas to legally receive cannabis for medical purposes, reports the Austin American-Statesman. Texas’ first medical […]