Families Still Paying Thousands For Medicinal Cannabis Two Years After Legalization

The health service has only given out three prescriptions in two years, despite many more families reporting ‘life changing’ effects from the treatment.

Parents have been forced to rely on inheritance money, help from family, and donations from the public to fund private prescriptions, with some forced to make difficult decisions such as selling their homes.

They say it is the only medicine that gives their children a decent quality of life, having tried countless pharmaceutical drugs which produce side effects and often don’t help.

– Read the entire article at Metro.