64 Studies That Show Cannabis Can Treat Various Cancers

Cannabis, and the cannabinoid compounds found within it, has been shown through a largeĀ cannabisplantamount of scientific, peer-reviewed research to be effective at treating a wide variety of cancers, ranging from brain cancer to colon cancer. Below is a list of over 60 studies that demonstrate the vast anti-cancer properties of cannabis.

Studies showing cannabis may combat brain cancer:

      • Cannabidiol (CBD) inhibits the proliferation and invasion in U87-MG and T98G glioma cells. Study published in the Public Library of Science journal in October 2013.
      • Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) can kill cancer cells by causing them to self-digest. Study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation in September 2013.

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      New Study Finds Habitual Cannabis Use Doesn’t Increase Risk of Lung Cancer

      A study being published in the upcoming issue of the International Journal of Cancer has found that cannabis use, even regular long-term use, is notjoint associated with an increased risk of lung cancer.

      For the study, researchers investigated data collected from 2,159 lung cancer cases and 2,985 controls, which were “pooled from 6 case-control studies in the US, Canada, UK and New Zealand within the International Lung Cancer Consortium.”

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