Lauren Abernethy and James Leahy are desperate to prolong little Nathaniel’s life.
The parents of a severely ill baby boy who suffers up to 100 seizures a day are fighting to prolong his life with cannabis oil.
Little Nathaniel was born a “perfectly healthy and happy baby boy” to parents Lauren Abernethy and James Leahy.
However at three months old, the youngster, who had been smiling and even learning to roll over, had a seizure and was admitted to hospital.
Doctors put the now 10-month-old into an induced coma, which he woke from two days later.
His family thought he would be coming home, reports the Liverpool Echo.
But sadly his condition deteriorated and he was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder called mitochondrial which was causing epileptic seizures….