Let it grow: cannabinoids in epilepsy by John Lawson

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John Lawson is a paediatric neurologist at Sydney Children’s Hospital in Randwick. He has been Lead Investigator in the NSW Medical Cannabis in Epilepsy trial and is one of Australia’s leading experts on its use in near intractable seizures.

So what are doctors to do, when parents come to them asking them to prescribe cannabis to their one year old child? This is not a talk about the wholesale legalisation of marijuana but about how, once again, we need to take a closer look at the evidence.

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