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Cancer

Cancer is the name given to a collection of related diseases in which the body’s cells begin to divide without stopping and spread into surrounding tissues. Symptoms vary based on the type of cancer but frequently include pain, fatigue, nausea, and unexplained weight loss.

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Doctors in California recently presented case reports from five cancer patients who could manage their symptoms by ingesting pure THC.
Below are additional science abstracts on cannabis and specific types of cancer.
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Given the increasing prevalence of cannabis as a therapeutic, it’s important physicians and patients understand how cannabis interacts with commonly consumed pharmaceuticals.
New scientific findings highlight the 28th annual meeting of the International Cannabinoid Research Society.
The National Council for Aging Care gives cannabis a clean bill of health.
The non-intoxicating cannabinoid CBD interacts with serotonin releasing receptors, and when given in relatively small doses has been shown to help alleviate both nausea and vomiting.
Dr. Paula Dall’Stella at ICRS conference in Montreal, June 2017
New findings highlight CBD’s therapeutic potential for cancer, epilepsy, Alzheimer’s, high blood pressure, and other disorders.
Discover the clinical and laboratory research on THCA for epilepsy, chronic pain, digestive disorders, and more.
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Misinformation can masquerade as science, especially when it comes to cannabis. Adrian Devitt-Lee highlights gives insight on how to spot faulty research data.
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An excerpt from Jonathan Treasure's new book, The Thinking Patient’s Guide to Cannabis & Cancer.

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Project CBD talks with Dr. Bonni Goldstein about whole plant cannabis remedies, nonintoxicating cannabinoids, and cancer care for children.
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