Medical pot treats boy’s epilepsy, without getting him high

MODESTO, Calif. — Topamax. Depakote. Phenobarbital. The list goes on. Before Jayden David turned 5, he had tried a dozen powerful medications to tame a rare form of epilepsy. The side effects were devastating. There were grand mal seizures that lasted more than an hour. Hundreds of times a day, muscle twitches contorted his impish … Continue reading Medical pot treats boy’s epilepsy, without getting him high