In this interview, the parent of a medically compromised child using cannabis for symptom management shares her experience on the challenges she has faced both medically and at the legislative level in her state of South Carolina. Her drive to help her child lead her down paths she never imagined she would travel and her story deserves both attention and support.
1. The use of medical cannabis, whether hemp or marijuana-derived, is most often used to improve the quality of life rather than providing a cure
2. There are pathways that parents can engage with their local and state legislators to help make cannabis a viable treatment for those that need it