In Honor of Hayden

By |2016-11-16T15:47:35-05:00February 12th, 2016|Categories: Making a Difference|

In honor of Hayden, his parents recently hosted a t-shirt fundraiser, with proceeds benefiting DSF. Thanks to an outpouring of support from family and friends, they raised almost $3,000! Thank you to Hayden, his parents and their amazing supporters!

Research Published December 2015 and January 2016

By |2016-10-21T17:14:08-05:00February 10th, 2016|Categories: DSF Research Review|

Clinical Research: Cannabidiol in patients with treatment-resistant epilepsy: an open-label interventional trial. (Lancet Neurology, Dec. 2015) (http://www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(15)00379-8/fulltext) Data from the first large safety and tolerability study on GW Pharmaceuticals’ Epidiolex, a highly purified extraction of plant-based cannabidiol (CBD), was published. The study, led by Dr. Orrin Devinsky and clinicians across the US, included 214 patients, 33 [...]