An eastern Iowa man has died of cancer just months after he was convicted for growing medicinal marijuana for his personal use.
Michael Backes specializes in cannabis science and policy issues. His book Cannabis Pharmacy offers evidence-based information on using cannabis for ailments and medical conditions. Here are 10 surprising uses for medical cannabis from Cannabis Pharmacy.
A dying Iowa man who grew marijuana to treat terminal cancer was sentenced to probation Tuesday, avoiding prison even as he defended his decision to violate the law.
Many people accept cancer into their lives and console themselves to live out their days in peace with family; others fight to their last breath arming themselves with everything conventional medicine has to offer. Some take things into their own hands and start searching...
This clip from the MontanaPBS documentary "Clearing the Smoke: The Science of Cannabis" shows how marijuana cures cancer.