Medical Cannabis in the UK? – What Do You Need to Know Today?

Officially sanctioned in 2018, following an extensive public advocacy campaign spearheaded by Hannah Deacon, the use of medicinal cannabis in the UK has been limited due to strict regulations. Despite these constraints, the medicinal cannabis market is growing rapidly, and the UK is among the countries where specialist doctors listed on the General Medical Council’s specialist register prescribe high-THC cannabis-based products.