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7-Year Old Girl Uses Medical Marijuana in Cancer Treatment

In July 2012, the seven-year-old Mykayla Comstock and her family were devastated with her receiving a diagnosis of an incredibly aggressive form of Leukemia, formally known as “Lymphoblastic Leukemia.”Mykaylas parents immediately got her into a regimen of chemotherapy, but they decided to turn down brain radiation to opt for something a little bit more unorthodox. Instead of radiation therapy, Erin Purchase, Mykayla’s mother, immediately knew that it would be a good idea to enroll her daughter in the Oregon [...]

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