Sydney Michaels (5) receives Epidiolex, an oil treatment high in cannabidiol, through a clinical study at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA.
Ryan McCann (11) plays a game with his mother Erin McCann in their home in Collegeville, PA. McCann chose for Ryan to undergo a surgery that removed the right hemisphere of his brain in an attempt to curb his seizures.
Chris Kenney (18) plays games on an iPad with his mother Deena Kenney in their home in Bethlehem, PA. Chris had a severe reaction to the pharmaceutical ONFI which resulted in violent rages.
Annie Sharrer (11) shakes a rattle in her playroom in New Oxford, PA. The Sharrers are advocating for access to medical marijuana to help their daughter with her seizures.
Margaret Staniforth from the Cronkite School’s PIN Bureau interviews a female biker at “What the Hell” Bar in Tempe, AZ.
Heather Shuker comforts her daughter Hannah Pallas (11) after a seizure at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA.
Dave Wisniewski, chairman of SAFER Arizona and former combat veteran, uses medical cannabis for PTSD and back pain.
Images from Standing Rock, ND