Daily Mail - Regulators have today approved the first medicinal cannabis clinic in England, in a move that offers hope to hundreds of desperate families.
MailOnline can reveal the Sapphire Medical Clinic in London has now been given the green-light to start dishing out cannabis-based medicines. It is not the first clinic of its kind - but it is the only one approved by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), which regulates and inspects health and social care services in England. The Government legalised medicinal cannabis in the UK last November - but families have found it almost impossible to access it on the NHS. Medicines derived from cannabis are not routinely available on the NHS because of concerns not enough research has been done into its benefits...>>>