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CAN MEDICAL CANNABIS HELP AUTISTIC KIDS

Cannabis treatment for teenage patients with autism is well-tolerated, safe and effective option to relieve symptoms including seizures, tics, depression, restlessness, researchers say.The study found that after six months of treatment, 30% of patients reported a significant improvement, 53.7% reported moderate improvement and only 15% had slight or no change. “Overall, more than 80% of the parents reported significant or moderate improvement in their child,” said co-author Lihi Bar-Lev Schleider from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel.
Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is an extensive developmental disorder that is expressed in almost all dimensions of the child’s development.
It is now common to refer to this disorder as a wide range of Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD) in which there are various manifestations and symptoms


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