Child Featured In Special Report "Is VA Going To Pot?' Approved For CBD Oil Study
By Whitney Delbridge
Virginia Beach, VA - A Virginia Beach child ABC 13 introduced you to last month is making history by taking part in a new study.In Part One of the special report "Is Virginia Going To Pot?", the family of 11-year-old Caleb Thomas described their battle to get CBD oil to help treat Caleb's epilepsy.Their hard work has paid off. The FDA chose Caleb to participate in a CBD oil study - the first of its kind in Virginia. The oil - drawn from marijuana plants - is already being used by children in Colorado to curb seizures.
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