‘Time’s Running Out’: Father’s Fight To Get Daughter Medical Cannabis
Robin Emerson is running out of time. Five months ago, he wrote to health secretary Sajid Javid asking for one simple thing: that his five-year-old daughter Jorja could continue to be prescribed the life-saving drug that has been keeping her healthy and happy for the last three years. He has yet to receive a reply.
Jorja, who suffers from a rare chromosomal condition which has seen her hospitalised with life-threatening seizures many times, has been taking medical cannabis since 2018. Perfectly legal, it has been a ‘wonder-drug’ for the lively little girl. Jorja is now mostly seizure free and her quality of life has improved immeasurably.
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