Possibly the most infamous disease in history, cancer is suffered by millions every year. Cancer eats the body away through uncontrollable growth of the body’s cells, forming tumours. This can occur in a number of forms in a number of different body parts. Some of the most commonly known are the breasts, lung, liver, brain, bone marrow and more.
With the launch of the medicinal cannabis sector in Australia in 2016 came new hope for the nations cancer patients and their loved ones. Cancer brings about agonising pain, particularly from chemotherapy. There is some evidence to suggest that medicinal cannabis and its CBD and THC components might have some benefit in relieving such pain. Read more to find out.