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Medical Marijuana and Cancer: Finding the Most Effective Strains

When it comes to cancer, it is still, one of the leading causes of death in the world. The number of victims of both sexes is increasing every year and the therapies to solve the problem are unfortunately still limited.

Brain cancer is a disease that, in the US alone, affects over 700,000 people. Unfortunately, some of them lose the battle against this form of cancer every year. Marijuana strains have been a solution and treatment for people who have Cancer.

Can Marijuana Cure Cancer?

The world of medical marijuana is booming. Thanks to the legalization of cannabis in different parts of the world, we finally began to rediscover the potential of this ancient medicinal plant.

If you already use medicinal marijuana or have not yet decided if it is right for you, this article will serve as a source of general information on some of the best medicinal marijuana strains available in the market.

Cannabis, also known as marijuana, contains more than 400 natural compounds. The so-called cannabinoids make up at least 85 of these compounds. The main ones are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD).

Chemotherapy, one of the main treatments against cancer, is so aggressive to the human body that it can cause serious discomfort to patients.

Nausea, vomiting, headache or muscle pain, as well as depression or difficulties falling asleep, are some of its possible side effects.

Marijuana compounds have proven to be useful in alleviating many of these consequences, which diminish the quality of life of patients.

A HARVARD STUDY SHOWS THAT MARIJUANA HELPS STOP CANCER; A COLORADO MAN HAVE HAD CURED USING CANNABIS OIL.

About Marijuana

Medical marijuana refers to cannabis (or cannabis products) that have been developed to treat symptoms and/or diseases. Recreational marijuana, on the other hand, is consumed with the sole purpose of enjoying its effects.

Both medical marijuana and recreational marijuana come from the same plant species, Cannabis sativa. However, medical marijuana is usually prescribed by a doctor and consumed in a treatment plan designed to alleviate a specific disease or symptom.

Marijuana has received special attention from the medical community in recent years. This is due to new research showing that cannabinoids (chemical substances contained in the cannabis plant), such as THC and CBD, have certain effects that may be beneficial for health especially curing Cancer.

For example, both THC and CBD have become popular for their ability to relieve pain by suppressing pain signals in the brain. It has also been shown that some cannabinoids hinder the growth of tumors, protect brain cells and even help in the treatment of psychological disorders such as depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, etc.

Cannabis contains hundreds of different cannabinoids and unique and aromatic terpenes that produce various effects. While there are many studies on the specific properties and effects of these compounds, research on cannabis and how it affects the human body is still in its early stages.

Medical expert’s claims that strains can target the cancer symptoms you struggle with. There are many marijuana strains to choose from, but finding the most effective strains is not that easy.

Strains

If you are lucky enough to live in a region where medical marijuana is legal, you are likely to know about all the strains that exist. In this article, we have made a great effort to summarize the best 5 medicinal and colorful weed strains.

If you are thinking of medical marijuana, here we bring you high quality cannabis strains that are worth trying.

White Widow

White Widow is a Hybrid marijuana strain. With a fine balance between sativa and indica (60% indica, 40% sativa), this is one of the most popular marijuana strains in the world.

This strain is a cross between a Brazilian sativa strain and a resin-heavy South Indian indica. The buds are white colored, with a crystal resin.

White Widow also kills cancer and has helped many cancer patients feel better and healthier.

Purple Hindu Kush

Purple Hindu Kush is an Indica marijuana strain. It is a purple-colored cross between Purple Afghan and Hindu Kush. This strain is extremely beneficial in treating depression, Cancer and chronic pain. This strain has THC levels as high as 27%.

Purple Kush has numerous medicinal benefits, including curing Cancer. Purple Hindu Kush is also a highly recommend stain for those who looking for anxiety relief and deep relaxation.

Its bright orange pistils, dark leaves and sour grape and citrus flavors give it a unique and intriguing appearance.

Blue Dream

Blue Dream is a Sativa-dominant hybrids popular marijuana strain. This marijuana strain is a cross between two most popular strains Blueberry and Super Silver Haze, making it a 50/50 hybrid strain of both the cannabis.

Blue Dream is a true northern California strain for every occasion. The THC content is often high; however CBD content is generally under 1%.

Blue Dream is an ideal marijuana strain for treating patients suffering from conditions such as Cancer, chronic stress, chronic pain, depression, and sleep disorders, including insomnia.

Blueberry

Blueberry by Dutch Passion is mainly an Indica variety (80% Indica, 20% Sativa) and one of the most exquisite marijuana strains that exist. The herb is potent, with THC levels up to 19%. This strain is very helpful for Cancer patients.

This well-known marijuana hybrid strain appeared in the 70s on the west coast of the USA where its creator DJ Short was working on different and exotic crosses that included the best Sativas such as Highland Oaxaca, Colombia Punto Rojo, Purple Thai and Panama.

Blueberry marijuana seeds produce dense, resin-filled plants with red chalices and buds that turn blue and lilac. Its scent is extremely fruity and has a blueberry flavor that, together with its pleasurable and euphoric effect, has made it so famous among connoisseurs.

Blueberry stands out for its great taste of berries. With Indica dominance, each puff reveals its sativa Thai side, very psychoactive and electric.

According to DJ Short himself, this may be due to the use of colchicine, a chemical that is applied to newly germinated seeds or plants.

ACDC

ACDC is a cross between Ruderalis and Cannatonic, this marijuana strain is a balanced hybrid with 50 percent Sativa and 50 percent Indica.

This marijuana strain is a perfect medicine for the treatment of Cancer, and all the side effects of chemotherapy. This has a higher amount of CBD and has a content of 19% CBD and 9% THC. The high CBD, low THC also gives it anti-psychotic properties.

This marijuana strain is very good for people who suffering from Cancer. It is a super-CBD strain with a 20:1 ratio with THC.

Research all over the world is discovering all the ways medical marijuana can help those dealing with cancer. ACDC is a great choice for patients who are suffering from immense pain.

These are five marijuana strains that people use to cure Cancer. But, these are not the only one. The list goes on. You can also recommend any marijuana strains that are known for curing Cancer.

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