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

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

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

November 25, 2018


Filed under News, Research

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?

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

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 18, 2018


Filed under Research

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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