Is Medical Marijuana the Most Effective Treatment for Autism?
He isn’t your ordinary Doctor.
“It was a “no-brainer” that kids with autism could benefit from medicinal cannabis.”
Desperate Times call for Effective Measures
Jen would take Gabriel to school only to have to go back within thirty minutes to pick him up. Gabriel had episodes for over a year where he would become almost catatonic for weeks at a time.
“It was the first time since I’ve had my son that I realized I couldn’t help him. Life can’t go on like this. Depression sets in because you’re only as happy as your happiest child.”
Medical Marijuana was the Natural Next Step
"I got my son back," Jen said. She talked about him smiling all the time and how jovial he is. Gabriel is now able to participate in family functions and in the community again.
- Work with a doctor who is well-informed and whom you trust.
- Be patient – but be prepared to be your own advocate during this process. Don’t rely on anyone to make phone calls (the application process often requires follow-up with the Florida Office of Medical Marijuana use).
- Don’t give up hope right away - You might need to try different dosages like Gabriel did.
- Stay informed because the laws are always changing.
Medicinal Marijuana isn’t just healing those living in daily
pain and agony – It’s Improving Quality of Life
Medicinal marijuana could be the miracle treatment for self-advocates and families struggling with debilitating challenges in their daily lives.
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