British Documentary - Medical marijuana and autism,epilepsy

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29 Jan 2019, 3:28 am

Monday’s best TV: Steph & Dom: Can Cannabis Save Our Son? Cold Feet

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Life is not all gin and tonics in front of the telly for Gogglebox’s Steph and Dom Parker. The hoteliers are also parents to 18-year-old Max, who has severe epilepsy and autism. So could cannabis oil be the miracle cure they have dreamed of? In this one-off documentary they weigh up the risks, learn more about the legalisation debate and affectingly reveal the everyday challenges of caring for a son with special needs.


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