Marijuana Drastically Shrinks Aggressive Form Of Brain Cancer, New Study Finds

Carly Schwartz | Huffington Post | November 2014

Over the past few years, research has revealed that marijuana can both destroy certain cancer cells and reduce the growth of others. Now, a new study in mice has found that when combined with radiation […]

Study: Marijuana Smoking Does Not Increase Lung Cancer Risk

Paul Armentano | The Daily Chronic | June 2014

Subjects who regularly inhale cannabis smoke possess no greater risk of contracting lung cancer than do those who consume it occasionally or not at all, according to data published online ahead of print in the International Journal of […]

20 Medical Studies That Show Cannabis Is A Potential Cancer Cure


Cannabis has been making a lot of noise lately. Multiple states across the United States and countries around the world have successfully legalized medical Marijuana, and the Uruguay parliament recently voted to create the world’s first […]

Evidence That Cannabis Reduces Tumor Growth in New Study

David McNamee | Medical News Today

The main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis – tetrahydrocannabinol — could be used to reduce tumor growth in cancer patients, according to an international research team.

Previous studies have suggested that cannabinoids, of which tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is one, have anti-cancer properties. In 2009, researchers at Complutense University […]

Study Shows Medical Marijuana May Prevent Colon Cancer

A new study published by the Oxford journal Carcinogenesis, and published online by the U.S. National Institute of Health, has found that the cannabis compound cannabigerol can prevent the progression of cancer cells formed in the colon.

“Cannabigerol (CBG) is a safe non-psychotropic Cannabis-derived cannabinoid which interacts with specific targets involved in carcinogenesis [the […]

Marijuana Cuts Lung Cancer Tumor Growth In Half, Study Shows


The active ingredient in marijuana cuts tumor growth in common lung cancer in half and significantly reduces the ability of the cancer to spread, say researchers at Harvard University who tested the chemical in both lab and mouse studies.

They say this is the first set of experiments to show that the compound, […]

60 Studies That Show How Medical Marijuana Combats Cancer

Medical Marijuana, and the cannabinoid compounds found within it, has been shown through a large amount of scientific, peer-reviewed research to be effective at treating a wide variety of cancers, ranging from brain cancer to colon cancer. Below are 60 studies that demonstrate the vast anti-cancer properties of cannabis.

Studies showing cannabis may combat brain cancer:

      • Cannabidiol […]