Whilst the remarkable story of Ava Twomey from Cork touched the hearts of millions, Billy Caldwell from Northern Ireland’s story may be even more amazing
Billy Caldwell, who is just 11 years old, already went down in history as the first person to ever be prescribed medical cannabis on the British National Health Service. The CBD treatment he received greatly reduced his daily seizures from 100 to a fraction of that amount.
Billy and his dedicated mom Charlotte made news headlines previously, after they went to Los Angeles, sleeping rough on the streets for lack of money, and paying for costly CBD treatments for Billy in LA where medical cannabis is legal. Since then Charlotte has campaigned heavily for Billy to get the treatment he needs back home in Northern Ireland.
Only after a lot of hard work,