This is an incredible documentary that anyone who wants to understand the benefits of medical cannabis for specific pediatric illness must watch. It is both heartbreaking and heartwarming and all together hopeful at once. The documentary features three very special families. Meet Penn and Nicole Mattison and their daughter Millie, Tracy and Josh Ryan and their daughter Sophie, and Sarah and David Rowland and their daughter Lily as they navigate the challenges of using CBD oil to treat their children.
“Now we’re investigating this plant and what it can do. And so we have to stop being kind of incredulous about it and I think we just have to say, ‘Okay, there’s a lot we still don’t know’ and that gets back to getting it off a Schedule 1 Drug so we can research it, but, there’s a lot that we do know. So let’s stop buying into propaganda that somebody told us when we were little and let’s understand the science of it and allow people that are sick to use it.”
See the whole documentary on National Geographic.