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NZ Herald: Mum hopes Cannabis Poll helps.

Grace Yeats' mother says those around them can see how a cannabis-based treatment has helped her daughter.
Carterton mother Tracy Yeats hopes the Government will take notice of a survey which shows overwhelming support for the legalisation and decriminalisation of cannabis for medicinal use.Mrs Yeats' daughter Grace, 14, has shown significant improvements in her health since she began taking Sativex, a cannabis-based spray, eight months ago.She has a rare condition, acute disseminated encep...
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Cost blamed for few medical cannabis requests : Hawkes Bay Times

Just two Hawke's Bay people have applied to use medicinal cannabis over the past three years and users around the country say the high cost is a barrier to accessing the drug.Ministry of Health figures show it authorised both Hawke's Bay applications for the pharmaceutical grade product Sativex.Northland woman Alisha Butt has been using Sativex since September to control severe epilepsy an...
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