Joey’s Strain: Cannabis Created for Symptoms Related to Autism

The medical benefits of cannabis in children suffering from autism-related symptoms have long been speculated about, but only recently, with new laws being passed, have we truly been able to see results. In an article published in Autism Research Review International, Doctor Bernard Rimland, founder of the Autism Society of America (ASA), claimed that “evidence suggests that in such cases, medical cannabis may be a beneficial treatment” for persons in the autism spectrum.

In 2009, Mieko Hester-Perez the pioneer of this unconventional treatment initially opened the doors with her groundbreakingresearch on her first public interview on Good Morning America. In 2015, she continues her mission to enlighten families and medical professionals reaching internationally on media networks ABC, NBC, CBS, Telemundo and Univision news outlets. Ms. Perez, mother of 3 and legal secretary for over 20 years, is President of CA Corporate & Attorney Services Inc. in Los Angeles and Co-Founder of The Unconventional Foundation for Autism, an informational website. With her Congressional recognition for her commitment to the special needs community, Ms. Perez currently sits on the board of NORML Woman’s Alliance to assist special needs families, medical professionals and universities on a national platform.

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