Why Isn't Medical Cannabis More Widely Available In The UK? | This Morning



Although medical cannabis became legal in November 2018, almost no NHS prescriptions have been handed out due to strict, yet confusing guidelines. Matt Hughes, whose son Charlie suffers from a rare form of epilepsy, is going to the high court to mount the first legal challenge against the guidelines, in the hopes of providing his son – and other patients – with the life-changing treatment they so desperately need. We’re also joined by Hannah Deacon, whose son Alfie was the first epileptic child to receive the prescription after the law changed, as well as neurologist Dr Mike Barnes to explain more about the effectiveness of medicinal cannabis.
Broadcast on 20/08/20
Subscribe now for more! bit.ly/1JM41yF

Like, follow and subscribe to This Morning!
Website: bit.ly/1MsreVq
YouTube: bit.ly/1BxNiLl
Facebook: on.fb.me/1FbXnjU
Twitter: bit.ly/1Bs1eI1

This Morning – every weekday on ITV and STV from 10:00am.

Join Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield, Ruth Langsford and Eamonn Holmes as we meet the people behind the stories that matter, chat to the hottest celebs and cook up a storm with your favourite chefs!

Dr Zoe and Dr Ranj answer all your health questions, stay stylish with Gok Wan’s fabulous fashion, be beautiful with Bryony Blake’s top make-up tips, and save money with Martin Lewis.

www.itv.com
www.stv.tv

#thismorning #phillipandholly #eamonnandruth

source

Comments are closed, but trackbacks and pingbacks are open.