Originally posted on: https://www.rxleaf.com/post/2772/yes-cannabis-does-fight-cancer
Cancer Metastasis is Stopped by CBD and THC
Tumor metastasis is the final, fatal stage of cancer, but studies show THC and CBD can shut this down.
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When you are looking for the right strain for your chronic pain, you must consider these terpenes.
The anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties of cannabis strains can be attributed to the presence of two terpenes: β-caryophyllene and β-myrcene.
In a new analysis of thousands of teeth from ancient skeletons buried at a site near Naples, Italy, archaeologists have discovered that people were using their mouths to help with their work -- occupations that likely involved processing hemp into string and fabric.
Terpenes give cannabis plants their unique flavours and smells. Research now shows that they may also play a role for the effects of each strain, so we take a look at what they are and how they work.