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Mar 8th

Cannabis Compound Stops Metastasis In Aggressive Cancers

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A group of scientists at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco California have found that a derived compound from marijuana stops metastasis in the most aggressive types of cancer. This new break through potentially can have altering numbers in fatality of the disease forever. Pierre Desprez, PhD stated “It took us about 20 years of research to figure this out, but we are very excited,”. This quote can be found on the Marijuana And Cancer article posted on Huffington Post .


” Cannabidiol could essentially ‘turn off’ the ID-1,”

So what this means the cells with cancer stopped spreading

Marijuana and Cancer

Below is a list of the TOP TEN Hospitals For Cancer Treatment

1. University of Texas

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston Three years in a row, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center has topped the list at No. 1.

2. Memorial Sloan-Ketterling, New York

Memorial Sloan-Ketterling is a not-for-profit hospital. It also is a National Cancer Institute Cancer Center.

3. Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore

Recognized worldwide for it’s advances in cancer research and treatment, Johns Hopkins is one of the most respected cancer centers.

4. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston

Not only was Dana-Farber rated number 4 in the country, it was rated Number 1 in New England.

5. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

The Mayo Clinic is considered one of the best when it comes to patient satisfaction. Located in Minnesota, clinics are also available in Florida and Arizona.

6. Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.

Located on campus at Duke University, this medical center is the youngest of the top cancer centers on the list. Don’t let its infancy fool you; Duke University Medical Center’s clinical and research programs rival the best.

7. University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor

Patient care is a top priority at U-M. They offer a “Cancer Answer Line”, a telephone service which is staffed ny oncology RN’s. Anyone may use this service from patients to caregivers who are in need of assistance.

8. UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles

UCLA’s claim to fame was making the first diagnosis of the AIDS virus. The cancer research is award winning. UCLA has made the list 15 consecutive years.

9. University of California, San Francisco Medical Center

UCSF is the one of a handful of cancer centers to receive the title “Comprehensive Cancer Center” in the state of California. They also offer a Cancer Research Center, which is available to patients, caregivers and anyone interested in cancer treatment.

10. University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle

UW is an outstanding cancer hospital. They treat most cancers, common and rare. They offer services from consultation, diagnosis, treatment and follow up care.


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