Cannabis oil plea girl home from hospital



Seven-year-old Sophia Gibson with her parents Darren and DanielleSeven-year-old Sophia Gibson with her parents Darren and Danielle

Seven-year-old Sophia Gibson with her parents Darren and Danielle

By Jenna Gardiner

July 13 2018

Newtownards girl Sophia Gibson has been released from hospital as her family await a decision from the Home Office on a medicinal cannabis licence.

After her condition improved in the last 24 hours, the seven-year-old’s parents Danielle and Darren were told yesterday morning she could return home.

Danielle said: “Our wee fighter has amazed us once again.”

Sophia, who suffers from a rare form of epilepsy, suffered a severe seizure on Tuesday and was placed in an induced coma at the intensive care

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