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Marijuana Disrupts Cancer Pathway of Cigarettes

According to new research conducted in Japan; chemicals in marijuana (THC and CBD) block the activity of a cancer causing enzyme that is common in cigarette smokers. The researchers concluded that these compounds could be useful in the treatment of cancer. “Accordingly, CBD and its related compounds, which are potent inhibitors of CYP1A1 activity, would […]

Study: cannabis compound might have use as an HIV drug

SOURCE: http://www.wired.co.uk The chemical compound in cannabis, THC, appears to be able to damage and weaken the most common strain of the HIV virus. Before you light up a spliff, though, this is only a preliminary result reached under laboratory conditions, and further research will be needed. THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the main psychoactive ingredient […]

Hemp Can Repair DNA!

by Becca Wolford, Contributing Writer Did you know that DNA can be damaged…and repaired? DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) is the hereditary material found in humans, animals, and organisms. DNA is in every cell in our bodies. Each cell’s nucleus has DNA, which is rolled into structures that are our chromosomes (23 pairs). “ Most genes contain […]

THE DUEL shared CANNABIS CURES CANCERS!’s photo.

https://www.facebook.com/BraveMyKayla “Lymphoblasts are immature cells which typically differentiate to form mature lymphocytes. Normally lymphoblasts are found in the bone marrow only, but in acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), lymphoblas ts proliferate uncontrollably and are found in large numbers in the peripheral blood smear. July 14th 2012 (diagnosis day and steroid treatment began) Mykayla’s Lymphoblast percentage in […]