Why are epileptic children in the UK being offered End of Life Care plans rather than medical cannabis?

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I confront the UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock as to why young children with epilepsy are being offered End of Life Care Plans or major brain surgery rather than medical cannabis? Listen to my report on BBC Radio 4.  https://www.dropbox.com/s/4usu21hemrww3bx/MEDICAL%20CANNABIS%20Final%20Mixdown.wav?dl=0

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Are psychedelic drugs the solution to untreatable mental health problems?

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There has been an explosion of clinical trials involving psychedelic drugs for treatment resistant mental health problems in the UK. Three major trials of psilocybin the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, started in London earlier this year. The US Food and Drug Administration licensed a variant of the party drug Ketamine for treatment-resistant depression. But are these drugs the greatest breakthrough in psychiatry since modern anti-depressants and anti-psychotics or are the benefits only temporary or placebo? Listen to my BBC Radio 4 report.

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Family of dead 16 year old boy call for criminal charges against Britain’s largest private mental health provider

WILLIAM AND BROTHER PHOTOThe family whose 16 year old son William Jordan killed himself at the Priory Hospital last year have written to police calling for a criminal investigation into the group. Earlier this year the Priory Group was fined £300,000 for breaching Health and safety laws in connection with the death of 14 year old Amy El Keria at one of their hospitals. My report was a headline on BBC1 TV and and BBC Radio 4.

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