After Other Options Fail, A Family Tries Medical Marijuana For Son With Autism

Chris holds a plastic syringe he and his wife use to administer homemade medical marijuana oil to their 13-year-old son, Dylan, who has autism.

Rhode Island is among a growing number of states allowing children with autism to be treated with medical marijuana. The benefits are unproved and the full extent of the risks are unknown.

(Image credit: Lynn Arditi/The Public’s Radio)

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