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Billy Caldwell: Medical cannabis oil named after 11-year-old boy with severe epilepsy

An 11-year-old boy with severe epilepsy has become the poster child for a “miraculous” medical marijuana product after his family claim it saved his life. 

Billy Caldwell began taking cannabis oil for his seizures after seeing a childhood epilepsy expert in California, where medical marijuana is legal, last year.

When he returned home to Northern Ireland, he became the first person to receive an NHS prescription for medical marijuana in the UK.


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http://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/billy-caldwell-medical-cannabis-oil-billys-bud-named-11-year-old-boy-severe-epilepsy-seizures-a7831016.html
Date
9th July 2017
Source
Independent