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Charlotte's Web Marijuana Supposed Cure For Kids' Seizures But Doctors Skeptical

"Charlotte's Web" marijuana supposed cure for kids' seizures but doctors skeptical

"Charlotte's Web" marijuana supposed cure for kids' seizures but doctors skeptical

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Parents are flocking to Colorado with their sick children to find “Charlotte’s Web,” a strain of marijuana thought to treat debilitating seizure disorders. The strain was named for 5-year-old Charlotte Figi, who had been ...

Medical marijuana refugees: 'This was our only hope'

Medical marijuana refugees: 'This was our only hope'

The doctors ... is called Charlotte's Web. It's named after 7-year-old Charlotte Figi of Colorado Springs. Charlotte also has Dravet syndrome; after being on seven medications with no success, she began taking marijuana in an oil form. Her seizures were ...

Medical marijuana refugees: ‘This was our only hope’

Medical marijuana refugees: ‘This was our only hope’

The side effects of the cure are horrible,” Lyles says. Jordan started having “drop seizures ... medical marijuana growers and dispensary owners who pioneered a strain of cannabis high in CBD and low in THC. The strain is called Charlotte’s Web.

More medical marijuana refugees moving to Colorado

More medical marijuana refugees moving to Colorado

They are of different backgrounds and ages, but they’ve all moved to Colorado for the same thing: medical marijuana ... are on Charlotte’s Web, and their medications have been drastically reduced. Last month, Reggie was down to 13 grand mal seizures ...

Hope emerges after delays keep girl from getting marijuana oil

Hope emerges after delays keep girl from getting marijuana oil

"But frustrated we had to go through this after we did everything we were supposed ... marijuana called Charlotte's Web, which has no intoxicating effects but is rich in a molecule called cannabidiol that seems to regulate brain circuitry and stop seizures.

More than 100 families have moved to Colorado for medical marijuana, group says

More than 100 families have moved to Colorado for medical marijuana, group says

The doctors ... called Charlotte’s Web. It’s named after 7-year-old Charlotte Figi of Colorado Springs. Charlotte also has Dravet syndrome; after being on seven medications with no success, she began taking marijuana in an oil form. Her seizures ...

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