This Week In Weed – 15 April

Hancock returns confiscated medicine to Teagan Appleby Health Secretary Matt Hancock has agreed to return cannabis medicine to Teagan Appleby, prescribed by a paediatric neurologist in the Netherlands, after it was confiscated by Border Force at an airport. Emma Appleby – whose nine-year-old daughter suffers from Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, which can cause up to 300 seizures […]

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This Week In Weed – 3 February 2019

California doctor’s licence revoked after prescribing boy cannabis cookies for tantrums A father in California has said that cannabis had a “positive effect” on him and both his children after his son’s doctor had his licence revoked after prescribing cannabis cookies for the boy’s temper tantrums. Dr William Eidelman, a natural medicine physician, said small […]

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Cannabis decriminalisation and regulation is no longer an experiment, California patient tells Welsh Assembly

Lessons from California’s legalisation process were bestowed upon the Cannabis Industry Wales summit in an inspiring speech from John Calcagni, who recently moved from the US state to Cardiff Bay, covering everything from his own battle with mental health and the impact of cannabis during the AIDS epidemic to the ‘Willy Wonka Weed Factories’ that […]

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US doctor tells UK Home Office to back right to grow or be left behind

A doctor from California who has found success tackling the US’s opioid crisis with cannabis has told Parliament that Britain is being left behind by its refusal to legalise cannabis. Dr Frank D’Ambrosio met patients and MPs in Westminster on Wednesday before delivering a letter to the Home Office outlining why it should change course […]

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