5-12 October 2018
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Medicinal cannabis decision
Doctors will be able to prescribe medicinal cannabis from 1 November, the Home Secretary has announced. The decision will allow a specialist doctor (not a GP) to make a prescription when they feel that an individual has an unmet special clinical need that cannot be met by a licensed medication.
MS Trust link: Cannabis