Jorja Emerson faces wait of ‘weeks or months’ for cannabis prescription because ‘no UK pharmacy holds a licence to sell it’

Robin Emerson has said that it will take “weeks or months” to get hold of the cannabis medicine prescribed to his two-year-old daughter Jorja because no UK pharmacy has a licence to sell it. As we reported yesterday, Jorja, who has more than 30 epileptic seizures a day, has become the first child in the […]

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Jorja Emerson’s parents: Access to medicinal cannabis remains unchanged

The parents of two-year old Jorja Emerson, who applying for her to be granted a licence for medicinal cannabis to treat epileptic seizures, have said that “nothing has changed” since the Home Office announced doctors would be permitted to prescribe ‘cannabis-derived’ medicine. In a post on Facebook, Jorja’s parents Robbie and Carly said: “Real change […]

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