Epilepsy

medical cannabis

The Problems with the UK's Legalization of Medical Cannabis

And what could be done to fix them.
Abbie Llewelyn
11.5.18
medical cannabis

Britain's Medical Weed Laws Prevent These Epileptic Sisters from Getting the Same Care

We spoke to the makers of a new documentary, 'Separating the Strains,' which tells the story of US-based Chelsea Leyland and UK-based Tamsin.
Mattha Busby
7.25.18
medical cannabis

I Had to Fight the British Government to Get Medical Cannabis for My Son

Charlotte Caldwell tells the story of how she took on the Home Office to save her son's life.
Charlotte Caldwell
7.4.18
News

A Man Was Charged for Allegedly Sending Seizure-Inducing GIF via Twitter

The FBI arrested a man for allegedly sending a tweet with strobing animated GIF to ‘Newsweek’ reporter Kurt Eichenwald which caused a seizure.
Mack Lamoureux
3.18.17
Health

What It's Like to Live with Epilepsy

Once, I sat down on the floor of an art gallery, took off my shoes, and emptied out the entire contents of my bag. I had no recollection of it happening.
Emma Roy-Williams
11.7.16
Health

My Brain Is Threatening to Kill Me

Having epilepsy makes bathtubs seem like lethal weapons.
Nathalie Lagerfield
6.11.16
daily vice

How One Mom Is Coping with New York's Restrictive Medical Weed Program

We find out how one mom is getting around New York's medical marijuana restrictions to get the strong dose of cannabis oil she needs to help treat her daughter's severe epilepsy.
VICE Staff
5.23.16
Stuff

How Having a Chronic Illness Can Screw Up Your Sex Life

Imagine stopping mid-coitus to grab your inhaler because sex is causing an asthma attack.
Alison Segel
3.1.16
News

The Next Steps for Medical Marijuana in Australia

It could be a year until actual cannabis products are in the country's pharmacies.
Maddison Connaughton
2.29.16
Stuff

My Life After Being Diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder and Epilepsy

Some people hear 'Borderline Personality Disorder' and call bullshit. What I've learned over the past few years is that it's not bullshit at all.
Frances Allen
1.4.16
Stuff

How Will Legalisation Affect Australia's Illicit Pot Do-Gooders?

A handful of locals already produce medicinal marijuana. We asked how they'll be affected by the legalisation of their business.
Paul Gregoire
11.26.15
Legal Weed in Australia

How to Become a Legal Weed Grower in Victoria, Australia

Victoria is becoming the first Australian state to legalize medical marijuana, and the government is planning to grow the bud locally.
Charlie Braithwaite
10.9.15
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