Submitted by Carol Ireland
I understand there is a deal that is great of, especially amongst ‘epilepsy parents’, following remarks manufactured in an ABC Brisbane tv news product from the night of 19 September. The portion covered the storyline of a dad that is pleading with all the Queensland national to permit his 8 year daughter that is old that has a regressive neurological disorder which causes chronic several seizures, access to medicinal cannabis oil while this woman is in hospital. Basically a remark made on behalf of the medical sector triggered the upset: “children in particular have actually presented in hospitals with comas and died from cannabis oil”. Epilepsy Action has been doing some research with this subject and I also share to you now your body associated with page that We have written towards the Australian Medical Association.
“I make reference to a news article on ABC television in the of 19 September 2016 about medicinal cannabis and children with epilepsy, in particular the Peek family evening. Opinions produced by you in this interview have actually triggered anger, concern as well as in some full instances worry in the epilepsy community. We compose this page within the hope so it acts to describe the good reasons for this also to look for your support in ameliorating the problem.
In my own role as CEO and Managing Director of Epilepsy Action Australia We have had contact that is significant numerous families up against difficult decisions in handling their child’s unrelenting and debilitating seizures because of epilepsy. „Cannabis Oil and kids with Epilepsy“ weiterlesen