Doctors urge cannabis caution for children with chronic diseases

When Jonathan Zaid was 14 he was diagnosed with a debilitating neurological condition that left him unable to get out of bed most days because of severe headaches.

For his condition, called new daily persistent headache, he tried 45 different types of medication, and alternative therapies, but nothing worked.

By his late teens, he felt like he was out of medical options. So his mom gave him an unusual gift for his 18th birthday.

She gave him a joint.

“We had heard that it could be a potential therapeutic treatment for my condition,” said…

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