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British man self-treats with medical cannabis oil, stuns doctors when cancer disappears

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 11, 2019

A British man who used cannabis oil to treat 12 cancerous brain tumors has been given incredible news. George Gannon has been told that he is now "essentially cancer-free" after using the oil for three months. Gannon chose to use the oil after chemotherapy left him feeling drained. The Brit says that...

Cannabis for cancer: Scientific proof of the plant’s ability to treat the disease

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

November 25, 2018

Over the last 15-20 years, various bodies of research have revealed how cannabis for cancer could be an effective remedy. The cannabis plant's derivatives, including a well-known cannabinoid called tetrahydrocannabinol or “THC,” have demonstrated anti-tumor activity in animal cancer models. N...

Cannabis for cancer: How does cannabis oil work to treat cancer?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 18, 2018

The topic of using cannabis to treat cancer has been hitting the headlines quite a lot recently. In fact, many people have claimed that the plant's non-psychoactive compound CBD (cannabidiol) has been successfully used to kill cancerous cells; something that has been confirmed by the National Cancer Instit...

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