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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Cannabis Combined with Radiotherapy Made Brain Cancer "Disappear"

Just one of the reasons U.S. pharmaceutical companies and the AMA, among others are fighting cannabis legalisation tooth an nail  

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By Boris Djuric
11/16/2014

New research carried out by scientists at St Georges, University of London, showed that two cannabis components could make brain cancer disappear

A new research carried out by specialists at St Georges, University of London, showed two cannabis components out of 85 that are particularly significant in fighting a cancer.


Cannabis a miracle medicine for some patients
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are components directly linked with brain cancer disappearance in mice, claims study published in the Molecular Cancer Therapeutics journal.

THC and CBD can have a significant effect on the size of cancerous tumors in the brain, especially when combined with radiotherapy, as the growths can virtually “disappear,” researchers say.

“The results are extremely exciting. The tumors were treated in a variety of ways, either with no treatment, the cannabinoids alone, and irradiation alone or with both the cannabinoids and irradiation at the same time,” Dr. Wai Liu, senior research fellow and lead researcher on the project, told Science Daily.


Dr. Liu said that tests involving THC and CBD carried out on mice showed that any cancerous growth slowed down immediately, however, the best results came with the combination of THC-CBD therapy along with the radiotherapy. The combined treatments resulted in completely disappearance of brain cancer.

“The benefits of the cannabis plant elements were known before but the drastic reduction of brain cancers if used with irradiation is something new and may well prove promising for patients who are in gravely serious situations with such cancers in the future,” Dr. Liu said.

Researchers now consider human trials are possible.




The other side of the same coin is that the impact of THC has not been found to be consistently positive, as neuroscientists at the University of Texas find the brain’s grey matter could be much more vulnerable than white matter to THC-CBD effects.

Researches at University of Texas find that the structural connectivity or 'wiring' of the brain starts degrading with prolonged marijuana use, even the primary results of occasional users show both structural and functional increase in neural connectivity.

According to one of the study's authors, Sina Aslan, that increase is merely a compensation for gray matter losses.



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ANDREW KREIG: EXPERTS REJECT FIRE AS CAUSE FOR 9/11 WTC COLLAPSES

The real truth on 9/11 slowly continues to bleed out

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Technical experts are mounting major challenges to official U.S. government accounts of how three World Trade Center skyscrapers collapsed in near-freefall after the 9/11 attacks 15 years ago.

Many researchers are focusing especially on the little-known collapse of

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The Geopolitics Of The United States, Part 1: The Inevitable Empire

The Empire and the inevitable fall of the Obama criminal regime

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STRATFOR Editor’s Note: This installment on the United States, presented in two parts, is the 16th in a series of STRATFOR monographs on the geopolitics of countries influential in world affairs.

Like nearly all of the peoples of North and South America, most Americans are not originally from the territory that became the United States.

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Geopolitics Of The United States Part 2: American Identity And The Threats of Tomorrow

A look back at 2011 predictions for the future in order to put events of today into perspective

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We have already discussed in the first part of this analysis how the American geography dooms whoever controls the territory to being a global power, but there are a number of other outcomes that shape what that power will be like. The first and most critical is the impact of that geography on the American mindset.

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By Robert S. Finnegan

This e-mail outlines and confirms the acts of espionage against Indonesia and Indonesians by Akiko Makino and the others involved both in Kobe University and in AI Lab at University of Airlangga, Surabaya; Bahasa Indonesia original follows English translation...

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UPDATED 01/07/2015 : New Analysis Challenges Tamiflu Efficacy; Hong Kong Corona Virus Outbreak

UPDATED 01/07/2015 : FOX NEWS CORPORATE PHARMA SHILL MEGAN KELLY AND FOX NEWS QUACK DOCTOR NOW PUSHING TAMIFLU FOR PREGNANT WOMEN AND CHILDREN;

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THE 5TH ESTATE UNEQUIVOCALLY WARNS THE PUBLIC NOT TO TAKE OR GIVE THIS PROVEN DANGEROUS, INEFFECTIVE DRUG TO ANYONE

Obama criminals now resulting to biowarfare in quest to destroy Chinese and ASEAN economy; "novel virus substrain" points directly to a Kawaoka / Fouchier / Ernala-Ginting Kobe lab virus weaponized and genetically altered to specifically target and infect the Asian population: Ribavirin...

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The 5th Estate has just purchased a library on H5N1 "Novel" virus pandemics, there are dozens of PDF and Exel documents we feel will assist you in saving lives following intentional releases of the H5N1 and now MERS viruses; we will begin by printing those that appear to be extremely relevant here: H5N1 Kobe-Kawaoka-Ernala series continues soon with more "Smoking Gun" e-mails from Teridah Ernala to The 5th Estate . . .

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By Robert S. Finnegan

On October 12, 2002 the Indonesian island of Bali experienced a terrorist attack that rocked the world. It was unquestionably well-coordinated and executed, the largest in the country's history.

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