Essex Teen With Epilepsy ‘One Of First’ To Get Free Medical Cannabis To Treat His Condition

By ITV on December 20, 2022

A teenager with epilepsy is one of the first to be given free medical cannabis following a campaign to get the drug given to more people with the disease.

Harry Siddans, 15, from Dunmow in Essex, has refractory epilepsy and has been using medical cannabis for two and a half years.

His parents say the drug stops Harry’s seizures, which are constant, and allows him to walk and go to school.

Marie Siddans told ITV News Anglia that the drug is a life changer.

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