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Not just a drug, it's a cure: Medicinal cannabis advocate in Perth to speak about promising auti

An international advocate for medicinal cannabis use says Australia needs to work harder at changing social attitudes toward its use.

Ana Maria Gazmuri was a Chilean soap opera actress in the 1980s and is now president of the Daya Foundation, a not-for-profit that promotes alternative therapies and medicinal cannabis.

Medicinal cannabis is coming to WA. Photo: Rohan Thomson

Chile legalised the use of medical marijuana in 2015 and Gazmuri was a prominent advocate for that change.