TV Helse: Cannabis kan lindra demens, cancer, MS och tourettes — 9 Juli, 2017

Det blir allt mer accepterat att cannabis kan användas för att behandla kroniska och allvarliga sjukdomar som tex: demens, cancer, MS och tourettes. Inlägget TV Helse: Cannabis kan lindra demens, cancer, MS och tourettes dök först upp på NewsVoice…

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Groundbreaking Study Confirms Cannabis Has ‘Significant’ Effect on Killing Cancer Cells – June 8, 2017

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Leukemia has a new foe — one reviled by the U.S. DEA, loved as a tool for law enforcement profiteering, and purposely maligned by Big Pharma — cannabis.

A new study found that, in combination with traditional chemotherapy, cannabinoids — the active compounds in cannabis — significantly improved treatment of leukemia.

Adding cannabinoid therapy to a traditional cancer treatment regimen meant doctors could lower the dose of chemotherapy while minimizing its oft-debilitating side effects, such as nausea.

Researchers also found the order in which the two medicines were administered proffered different results — more cancer cells die, or experience apoptosis, when cannabinoids follow chemotherapy.

“We have shown for the first time that the order in which cannabinoids and chemotherapy are used is crucial in determining the overall effectiveness of this treatment,” explained Dr. Wai Liu of St. George’s, University of London, and lead author of the study, quoted by the Daily Mail

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