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Saturday, November 9, 2013

Dad fights to keep growing pot to ease son’s seizures

Haiden Day, 5, plays with his father, Ryan, in their home in Thurston County. Haiden has Dravet syndrome, a severe form of epilepsy, often suffering more than 100 seizures a day. A strain of medicinal pot with non-psychoactive chemicals decreases the seizures.