There is a lot of new and old research surrounding cannabis and cancer treatment. And, perhaps just as significant, the medical community is now willing to listen to cancer patients describe how well cannabis treats their symptoms. There may be additional benefit to using cannabis during cancer treatment because THC kills cancer cells. Studies in the lab and animal models show … [Read more...] about Study: Chemo Kills Healthy Cells But THC Kills Cancer Cells Only
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Men who have a history of smoking cannabis have HIGHER sperm counts and fertility than those who don’t. The result came as a big surprise to scientists measuring the fertility of more than 600 men from couples attending a clinic. They expected cannabis to have a detrimental effect on sperm count and fertility. Instead, those participants who admitted ever taking the drug … [Read more...] about Men Who Use Cannabis Have Higher Sperm Counts
Cancer kills nearly 600,000 Americans per year. And this year alone, over 1.6 million people will be diagnosed. So much time and research has gone into the cure of cancer in the last few decades. Yet, because of the stigma associated with marijuana, this wonder plant has been largely ignored by governments and researchers as a potential cure – or a key piece to a cure at … [Read more...] about “Cancer Institute Admits Cannabis Can Kill Cancer”
As more states legalize marijuana, a new study shows that many patients are choosing medical cannabis to supplement or even replace pharmaceutical drugs. The study comes from the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research, which surveyed 450 adults who identified as current cannabis users. Among those surveyed, 78 percent said they used cannabis to treat a medical or … [Read more...] about Study: A Growing Number Of People Are Trading Their Pain Meds For Cannabis
29 States (and DC) have legalized marijuana for medicinal use, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL). That means millions of people suffering from chronic pain have access to a new way to relieve their suffering. Some studies have already shown that inhaling marijuana can relieve chronic nerve pain. One study revealed that the pain symptoms … [Read more...] about Cannabis Gum For Fibromyalgia Pain Relief Useful?