Autism is a condition that affects not only the patient but the parents who must tirelessly tend to their autistic children. Cannabis oil has been sought out by parents in Australia who have had to source the medicine illegally, no longer happy to wait for legal options. Autism Spectrum Disorder often requires many treatments to manage behavioural and social engagement effectively. Many patients with autism have additional medical conditions which coincide such as seizures, sleep disturbances and gastrointestinal (GI) complaints.
Published by Yahoo News telling the story of an Autistic boy, Kalel Santiago, 9, who spoke his first words shortly after he began cannabis-derived CBD-oil treatments.
MCCA Summary: Kalel Santiago of Puerto Rico, only nine years old, has endured struggles due to Autism. Diagnosed with a rare childhood cancer called neuroblastoma at just ten months of age, he has spent […]
The Independent Reports a Story regarding an Autistic Boy and his success being treated with Medical Cannabis
The boy, J, has autism. Having had two major operations for a tumour in his spinal cord alongside an inflammatory bowel condition, he has been in a world of pain. Though, sadly, he is unable to tell us. Many words, […]
A Story Reported in the Huffington Post: Autism Treatment
American and European researchers have discovered that increasing natural cannabis compounds in the brain may help fix behaviour issues related to autism.
Leading the study, Daniele Piomelli of UC Irvine and Olivier Manzoni of INSERM, the French national research agency examined 2-AG, which is a cannabinoid that naturally occurs in […]
Reported by Forbes
Parents of severely autistic children are turning to medical cannabis for treatment. Epileptic children have experienced results using medical cannabis. Thus, desperate parents of severely autistic children are beginning to wonder whether the treatment may work for them too. Though there are very few studies linking cannabinoid medicine to autism treatment, parents figure they have nothing […]