Study: CBD From Marijuana Plus Chemotherapy Tripled Cancer Survival Rates In Mice

  Mice with pancreatic cancer treated with a combination of cannabidiol (CBD) and chemotherapy survived nearly three times longer than those treated with chemotherapy alone, according to a new study that spotlights the potential for human treatment. CBD, the non-psychoactive (non-intoxicating) compound in marijuana, has already been shown to improve side effects of chemotherapy like nausea and vomiting. The latest results [...]

2018-08-01T10:16:19-04:00August 1st, 2018|

Does Cannabis Cure Breast Cancer? – The Facts About Cannabinoids

Researchers find cannabis oil fights Breast Cancer. Worldwide, breast cancer comprises 10.4% of all cancer incidence among women, making it the second most common type of non-skin cancer (after lung cancer) and the fifth most common cause of cancer death. In 2004, breast cancer caused 519,000 deaths worldwide (7% of cancer deaths; almost 1% of [...]

2018-12-18T09:37:26-05:00May 9th, 2018|

The Latest in Cannabis Research: Spring 2018

In the first quarter of 2018, we’ve seen advances in our understanding of cannabis’ therapeutic benefits in a range of disorders, diseases, and cancers. Below are just some of the biggest cannabis research headlines we’ve seen over the last few months. The list is by no means exhaustive and only represents peer-reviewed research articles, but [...]

2018-12-18T09:37:26-05:00April 3rd, 2018|

Jeff Sessions says he will enforce federal law in an ‘appropriate way’

Jeff Sessions is an opponent of legalizing marijuana Lawyers are telling their marijuana clients to ‘clamp down’ on compliance Analysts say there’s bipartisan support in Congress for legalizing marijuana federally A vocal opponent of legalized marijuana, Attorney General Jeff Sessions reiterated his position on conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt’s show on Thursday morning, saying that [...]

2018-12-18T09:37:26-05:00March 14th, 2017|