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Cannabis Oil Helped Young Epileptic Girl Come Out Of Coma

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Cannabis Oil Helped Young Epileptic Girl Come Out Of Coma


By Dana Dovey On 06/11/17



Earlier this year, doctors feared the worst when a young girl with a rare form of epilepsy began experiencing non-stop seizures and had to be placed in a medically induced coma. No treatments worked until she was given the marijuana derivative cannabidiol (CBD), which stopped the seizures. She was taken out of her coma, and now has a second shot at life, The Independent reported.


Doctors diagnosed Annalise Lujan, 12, from Tucson Arizona, with Febrile Infection-Related Epilepsy Syndromes, an extremely rare disease that can cause patients to experience hundreds of seizures a day within two weeks of contracting a febrile illness, like a cough or a cold. Due to the severity of Lujan’s condition, doctors tested an experimental treatment on the young girl involving the marijuana derivative cannabidiol (CBD). Doctors credit the CBD with her recovery......










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