Desperate mum begs doctors to give severely epileptic daughter, 2, cannabis oil as cure

A DESPERATE mum has begged doctors to give her epileptic daughter, two, cannabis.

Jenna Heary, 22, from Preston, hopes that the drug could help cure little Olivia’s epileptic seizures.

 Jenna and Matthew Botham with their daughter Olivia, two, who has severe epilepsy. Pictured with Jenna's mum Michelle
Jenna and Matthew Botham with their daughter Olivia, two, who has severe epilepsy. Pictured with Jenna’s mum Michelle

Jenna hopes to get her daughter onto a trial in the hope that it might make her “just that little bit more comfortable”, she added that if the drug reduced her seizures it “would be a real bonus.”

The tot currently suffers with over 100 seizures everyday, is on six different medications and follows a Ketogenic diet to try and control them – but it’s not helping.

Jenna told the Lancashire Evening Post: “I’m trying to get

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