The fulfilment of the cannabis prescription, which has been prescribed to Jorja Emerson, a three-year-old British girl who suffers from severe epilepsy, demonstrates a real progression in the quest to allow patients to access pioneering treatments of medical cannabis.
We have a prescription and the school will administer other private prescriptions but not ours.
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“Aphria have done what the NHS should have done and put Jorja first.”
As a complement to research evaluating botanical marijuana as a medical therapy for various somatic and psychiatric conditions, there is a growing body of research assessing marijuana users’ self-reports of the symptoms and conditions for which they use marijuana without a physician’s recommendation. As part of two larger web-based surveys and one in-situ survey at an outdoor marijuana festival, we asked regular marijuana users if they consumed the drug without a physician’s recommendation and, if so, to describe (or select from a checklist) the conditions for which they used marijuana as a medication.
The clinics will specialise in innovative cannabis-based therapy and prescription cannabinoids, and be open to patients following specialist referral.
The Company is currently enhancing its UK operations to ensure patients there will have access to a range of Aurora cannabis-based medicines when and where needed.
‘There is an unfair system where the rich will have access and the poor will still have their doors kicked in by police,’ she said.
Nurses are on the frontline with cannabis these days because we are situated closest to the patients