Medicinal marijuana gives hope to young Aussie suffering rare disease

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Ben Oakley suffers from a one-in-a-million condition called Stiff Person Syndrome. He uses medicinal marijuana from the black market to help ease the constant pain - and life-threatening spasm - caused by the rare disease. After more than eight years, he’s defying medical expectations as he slowly beats the incurable condition with strenuous amounts of rehab.

Source: YouTube/Roll On Ben Oakley

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