Family hopes medical marijuana will save child's life

A desperate family from Chorlton are hoping medical marijuana will save their child's life. Nevan Davies suffers from a severe form of epilepsy. He has up to 300 seizures a day and has to wear a helmet.

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Family's medical marijuana hope

Nevan Davies has Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome Credit: LegsToAmerica

A desperate family from Chorlton are hoping medical marijuana will save their child's life.

Nevan Davies has a severe form of epilepsy, Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome. He has up to 300 seizures a day and has to wear a helmet.

After years of researching possible cures his parents stumbled across the controversial cannabis treatment online.They're now fundraising to travel to Colorado, the first US state to legalise cannabis for recreational use, in the hope the drug will be a miracle cure.

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