Worth repeating: National Cancer Institute says pot fights cancer Last year, the National Cancer Institute — “the U.S. government’s principal agency for cancer research” — created a stir by publishing the truth: the molecules found in pot kill breast and lung cancers in lab tests. Marijuana remains a federally illegal, schedule 1 drug with “no medical use” and “a high potential for abuse”, so the … Continue reading National Cancer Institute says pot fights cancer
America has been, and continues to be, one of the most overweight nations on the planet. It goes without saying that this growing obesity epidemic – which includes nearly one-third of all American adults – is a significant public health concern.There are numerous reasons that the U.S. has become a breeding ground for obesity. According to the Centers for Disease Control, a lot of it … Continue reading Is cannabis the key to solving America’s obesity epidemic?
YOU ARE AT:Home»Health & Medicine»Doctors Group Calls for Marijuana Reform Doctors Group Calls for Marijuana Reform One of the largest medical organizations in the United States is calling for marijuana to be reclassified under federal law and decriminalized. The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), which represents 120,900 family physicians, family medicine residents and medical students, adopted two marijuana reform resolutions at its annual Congress of … Continue reading Doctors Group Calls for Marijuana Reform
The endocannabinoid system has a fundamental role to play in all aspects of female fertility, from initial fecundity, to implantation of the developing embryo into the endometrium, to delivery of endocannabinoids via breast milk. As well as all this, the EC system also has a vital role in the cessation of fertility. What is the menopause? The menopause is the term for the stage of … Continue reading Cannabis & the menopause
STATES AROUND THE COUNTRY — MORE THAN 23 IN TOTAL — HAVE LEGALIZED MEDICAL MARIJUANA. Experts have been changing their minds too — recently, CNN’s chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta reversed his opinion on medical marijuana. Many people agree with Gupta’s new stance, and believe that the drug should be legal for medical uses. New laws will help researchers study the drug’s medicinal uses and … Continue reading 23 Health Benefits Of Marijuana
Weed The People: Ricki Lake’s Documentary Highlights Cannabis Extracts And Cancer Justin Kander Share this Post The growing use of cannabis extracts to treat cancer and other diseases has attracted many notable supporters, such as Dr. Sanjay Gupta with his epilepsy-centered CNN documentaries. A new documentary specifically focused on cancer called Weed the People is currently in production, and intimately examines several family’s efforts to … Continue reading Ricki Lake’s Documentary Highlights Cannabis Extracts And Cancer