Private health insurer Health Insurance Fund of Australia (HIF) has announced a partnership with West Australian-based medicinal cannabis manufacturer

Its CEO Justin James said the move would allow members access to alternative treatment choices.”As a member-based health fund, our community is the motivation for everything we do, so assisting members through treatment options that can dramatically improve quality of life across different life stages is a key focus,” Mr James said.LGP produces strictly- tested CBD and THC-dominant medical cannabis oil products made in WA and available to patients nationally through doctor prescription.Chronic migraine sufferer Rachel Crowther has been taking medicinal cannabis since June last year and says she has not had an attack since.