See How Cannabis Kills Cancer Cells! (PHOTO) (VIDEO)
THC slows the growth of cells of lung cancer, breast cancer and viral leukemia in laboratory mice, extending their lives to 36 percent.
Pol Armentano, an analyst of the National Organization for the reform of marijuana laws (NORML), states that cannabinoids give hope to those suffering from cancer. The first states on how they appeared are in 1974.
The Washington Post article which was published in 1974 states that THC slowed the growth of lung cancer cells, breast cancer and viral leukemia in laboratory mice, extending their lives by 36 percent.
During this research has identified three primary components of cannabis, the Delta 9 THC, Delta 8 THC and cannabinol (CBN). All of these components are proven to prevent the growth of tumors in the lung specific.
The governments for years behind the claim that cannabis has no medical value. Cannabis currently belongs to the controlled substances of the first order, along with LSD, heroin and ecstasy. It is believed that these drugs are addictive and have no medical effect. However, it is interesting that the US government has a patent for the medicinal use of these plants.