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Cancer docs feel unprepared, but recommend marijuana anyway

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: May 11, 2018

SEATTLE — Nearly half of U.S. cancer doctors who responded to a survey say they’ve recently recommended medical marijuana to patients, although most say they don’t know enough about medicinal use. The results reflect how marijuana policy in some states has outpaced research, the study authors said. All 29 states…

Study: Marijuana Use Lowers The Risk Of Developing Bladder Cancer

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: September 10, 2015

(via healthtap.com) I hate cancer. I know several people that are battling cancer, and it’s painful to watch those strong people go through it. I can’t even imagine what it’s like. Anything that helps battle cancer should be put to good use, which includes a healthy regimen of cannabis consumption.…

Worth repeating: marijuana decreases risk of lung cancer

Relevance: 95%      Posted on: June 10, 2015

As more and more Americans consider the pros and cons of cannabis legalization, many points are worth repeating, and chief among them: cannabis actually decreases the risk of lung cancer. It’s a counter-intuitive notion, since tobacco smoking causes cancer, marijuana smoking must as well. But as the LA Weekly highlights…

Study: Smoking Marijuana Does Not Promote Head And Neck Cancer

Relevance: 91%      Posted on: October 7, 2015

(via healthtap.com) By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director Marijuana smoke exposure is not positively associated with the development of cancers of the head or neck, according to the results of a systematic literature review published online ahead of print in the journal Archives of Oral Biology. Investigators from the Federal…

Cannabis For Endometrial Cancer

Relevance: 89%      Posted on: May 18, 2018

Cannabis For Endometrial Cancer Endometrial cancer is a form of cancer that starts in the uterus, which is part of the female reproductive system and where fetal development happens. It starts in the endometrium, a layer of cells that make up the uterine lining – for this reason, sometimes it…

25% of Cancer Patients Now Use Cannabis

Relevance: 88%      Posted on: September 30, 2017

25% of Cancer Patients Now Use Cannabis  Nothing drives fear into the heart more than being diagnosed with the big C. Thankfully, this life-threatening disease no longer has to be a guaranteed death sentence because it’s one of the conditions that cannabis has been proven to treat and help manage…

Cannabis for Bladder Cancer

Relevance: 88%      Posted on: November 19, 2017

Cannabis for Bladder Cancer Bladder cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer, with around 68,000 new cases in the United States each year. Although bladder cancer affects men more than women, it can occur at any age. The prognosis for bladder cancer is fairly good, considering that…

CBD May Boost Survival Rates For Pancreatic Cancer Patients By 3X

Relevance: 88%      Posted on: August 5, 2018

CBD May Boost Survival Rates For Pancreatic Cancer Patients By 3X Cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive, naturally occurring compound in cannabis, may be the hope that pancreatic cancer patients are looking for. A new study from the Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) in the UK in coordination with the Curtin…

Cannabis For Stomach Cancer

Relevance: 88%      Posted on: January 24, 2018

Cannabis For Stomach Cancer Stomach cancer occurs when stomach cells grow out of control. Also known as gastric cancer, stomach cancers develop over the course of several years. Before it becomes a cancer, the mucosa (inner lining) of the stomach experiences pre-cancerous changes although the symptoms often go undetected. Stomach…

Wait, Does Cannabis Oil Contain Cancer Fighting Properties, or Not?

Relevance: 87%      Posted on: December 1, 2017

Wait, Does Cannabis Oil Contain Cancer-Fighting Properties, or Not?   Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the 21st century. Since there is no cure available, we are left with the number of treatments that are produced each day to test our hopes on. Unfortunately, there are…