A California doctor is fighting for his licence after he prescribed cannabis cookies to a four-year-old boy.
Dr William Eidelman, a natural medicine physician, said small doses of marijuana would help control the child’s temper tantrums.
The doctor misdiagnosed the child with bipolar disorder and attention deficit disorder (ADD).
A board of state regulators labelled him “grossly negligent” for failing to consult a psychiatrist.
The boy’s father consulted Dr Eidelman in September 2012 because his son was