Tag: Cancer

Medical Marijuana Research On 10 Diseases

Medical Marijuana Research On 10 Diseases

One area that both marijuana advocates and opponents can agree on is the lack of cannabis research and studies. Opponents use this fact to argue that all of the evidence on the medical benefits of marijuana are anecdotal which would not stand up to scientific scrutiny. And without such marijuana […]

Can Marijuana Help Your Pets? (Video)

Can Marijuana Help Your Pets? (Video)

Scientists seem to be “rediscovering” the many benefits of cannabis and cannabis-based medicines almost on a daily basis. As research into the medicinal benefits of marijuana expands, people are asking if the cannabis plant may perhaps help their suffering pets. Fox News recently did a video titled “Does medical marijuana […]

Fed’s NIDA Says “Marijuana can kill certain cancer cells”

Fed’s NIDA Says “Marijuana can kill certain cancer cells”

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), which is part of the federal government, has put out a “Drug Facts” publication addressing the question, “Is Marijuana Medicine?”. The report does a decent job to explains medical marijuana and the illnesses that can benefit from its use.  What is astonishing is that this “Drug Facts” […]

Mom with Cancer Saves Baby Using Cannabis

Mom with Cancer Saves Baby Using Cannabis

Another story about how cannabis is saving lives. Tenille Farr, a Mormon mom of four from Utah, discovered she had Stage 2 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma when was pregnant with her fifth child. Chemotherapy would have put her unborn child at risk from the radiation. She made the choice to leave her […]

Weed Journal Fact Check: Medical Marijuana

Weed Journal Fact Check: Medical Marijuana

New York Times (“Seeking the Facts on Medical Marijuana“) did an interview with the Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids‘s Director Dr. Ware. He is also the director of clinical research of the Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit of McGill University Health Center. So much of what we knew about the […]