Survey: Majority of Healthcare Professionals Would Advise Using Cannabis for Epilepsy

A survey conducted by the journal Epilepsia has found that a large thumbs upmajority of healthcare professionals support the use of cannabis for those with epilepsy, and believe there’s sufficient data to label it as a safe and efficient medicine.

According to the study of 776 individuals (58% being patients from North America, and 22% being epileptologists and general neurologists from Europe and North American);  “nearly all patients and the public said there were sufficient safety (96%) and efficacy (95%) data, and 98% would recommend medical marijuana in cases of severe epilepsy.”

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