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October 23, 2017

Cannabis Oil Can Treat Breast Cancer

Cannabis Oil Can Treat Breast Cancer Women are worried about breast cancer and the good news is that cannabis oil can treat breast cancer. Every woman knows at least one woman who has had breast cancer, or who is currently undergoing Chemotherapy for breast cancer. Read more about leading research into treating breast cancer with cannabis oil. This disease is the subject of much medical research and great strides are being made into finding out how to stop tumors in the breast from growing and spreading. Cannabinoids Fight Cancer Cells With breast cancer now the most common cancer to affect women, it seems vital that researchers look at the potential power of cannabis to reduce cancerous tumours. The two main phytocannabinoids found in the cannabis plant (THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, and CBD, or cannabidiol) could assist doctors to treat 3 subtypes of breast cancer. If a patient is told they have triple negative breast cancer, they may as well try cannabis oil as this cancer is hard to beat. Cannabinoids have an anti-cancer effect as they leave healthy cells alone to tackle the cancerous cells. THC and CBD have shown that they can interact with the body’s innate endocannabinoid system (ECS) […]
October 19, 2017

THC or CBD, that is the Question

THC or CBD, that is the Question Did you know that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are the two primary ingredients in a cannabis plant? The question is, what are they and what are their specialties? These two cannabinoids are chemical compounds promising innate medicinal value to people with health issues. Many cannabis varieties are popular for their high levels of THC and many people use this cannabinoid to get a high – and to treat conditions like pain, depression and anxiety. But little do people know that CBD is entering the lime light more and more due to its innate medicinal properties and the plus that it is NOT psychoactive, so more agreeable to more people. What are the main differences between THC and CBD? Legalities – most countries have stringent regulations regarding cannabis and THC because this compound makes people high and can be counter-productive and addictive. In the USA, for example, marijuana is illegal because it is classified as a Schedule I drug. A Schedule I drug, as defined by the Drug Enforcement Administration, is a substance that has a high potential of being abused by its users and has no acceptable medical uses. But it turns […]
October 18, 2017

How Cannabis Oil Stops Cancer Cell Growth

How Cannabis Oil Stops Cancer Cell Growth Research into how cannabis oil stops cancer cell growth is ongoing but increasing evidence is out there as more people come forward to tell their success stories. If you have cancer and realise that your life is in danger, you have nothing to lose by choosing cannabis oil as one your treatments. Cannabis does scare some patients who think that it makes you high and causes addiction. This is due to the tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), a chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. But there is another cannabinoid within the plant called CBD (cannabidiol) which has innate medicinal properties and does not give you that high. In this article we will look at how THC and CBD can both stop cancer cell growth. CBD and THC Can Weaken Cancer Cell Growth If you choose a pure, high quality cannabis oil, you are boosting your health and your immune system anyway, which is a good thing for cancer. As we know, cancer cells are rogues that keep on reproducing, never dying, spreading throughout the body and jeopardising the immune system. THC and CBD can assist the body to change this. When you take THC oil, […]