A study of 120 children and teenagers shows CBD can hep treat suffers of Dravet syndrome – a form of epilepsy that causes many daily seizures.
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J.J. Sampley has suffered from Dravet Syndrome since he was an infant. He has experienced devastating seizure activity throughout his life. But he is finally beginning to heal thanks to medical marijuana legalization in Florida.
Thomas Jefferson University’s Center for Medical Cannabis Education and Research is being renames to honor Australian philanthropists Barry and Joy Lambert, who donated $3 million to the facility.
A purified oral marijuana compound may help treat epilepsy. Researchers found that cannabidiol (CBD) helped reduce the frequency of seizures in children and adults with Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.
Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD sat down with several Neurology Advisors to discuss the state of cannabidiol research for the treatment of refractory epilepsies.