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Marijuana's Active Ingredients May Have Power To Kill Aggressive Brain Cancer

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Marijuana’s active ingredients have the power to kill a certain type of aggressive brain cancer, according to a new study. 190 more words


20 Medical Studies That Show Cannabis Can Be A Potential Cure Cancer

Below are 20 medical studies that suggest cannabis can be an effective treatment and possible cure for cancer. This is a good starting point for the push for further human clinical trials. 1,009 more words

Breast Cancer

Cannabis Eases Suffering Caused by Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a syndrome of unknown etiology (though trauma and nerve damage are widely believed to be the cause) that results in chronic pain – and studies show that cannabis can help ease the suffering. 641 more words


High Hopes? Or Smoke And Mirrors? Marijuana 105, Marijuana Pharmacodynamics

By Robert G. Bell

As we discussed in Marijuana 103, Cannabinoid Receptors, marijuana and its associated cannabinoids exert their effect by interaction with specific endogenous cannabinoid receptors CB1 and CB2. 502 more words

Current Perspectives

Cannabis in Cancer Treatment (Various Studies)

According to the American Cancer Society, in 2014, an estimated 1.7 million new cancer cases will be diagnosed and 585,720 people will die as a result of cancer. 786 more words


Study finds Cannabis to be Potential Treatment for Alzheimer's

Recent scientific findings have suggested that cannabinoid therapy can not only help to slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease, but also to alleviate some of the symptoms. 193 more words