June 26, 2018
Photo: The drug is a purified form of a chemical ingredient found in the cannabis plant. (ABC News: Jerry Rickard)
US health regulators have approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could spur more research into a drug that remains ille...
June 23, 2018
Saba Button is one of the first West Australians to be prescribed cannabis.
SABA Button, the Perth girl left severely disabled as a baby by a faulty flu vaccine, has become one of the first West Australians to be prescribed medical cannabis.
Her mother Kirsten said t...
June 18, 2018
Health Minister Brad Hazzard.
NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard joked at a boardroom lunch last week that increasing access to medicinal cannabis would be a great thing, saying “it would be great if we could all punch a few cones” and telling one questioner it looked l...
June 15, 2018
A Winmalee dad facing police charges after juicing home grown cannabis to treat his seriously ill daughters has changed his plea to guilty in Penrith Local Court.
Stephen Taylor, 64, was charged with cultivating a commercial quantity of a prohibited drug and t...
June 8, 2018
Photo: Jordon Kotarac with his daughter Juliette, whose seizures were not halted by medicinal cannabis treatment. (Supplied: Jordan Kotarac)
The father of a five-year-old girl who suffers from severe seizures says he supports the Victorian Government's medicinal ca...