Cannabis and Cancer: A list of studies showing an anti-cancer effect toward a variety of types of cancer, including squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck, gliomas (an aggressive tumor of the brain), cancers of the lung, pancreas, cervix, breast, prostate,types of leukemia, and colorectal cancer.
Non-small cell lung cancer accounts for 85-90% of cases. This type of cancer has 3 sub-types; squamous cell, adenocarcinoma, and large cell. Click over to this infographic about lung cancer in Baltimore to learn about the 3 sub-types of non-small cell lung cancer.
Skin Cancer Awareness Month Skin cancer is chiefly lifestyle disease, it is also highly preventable. “About 90 percent of nonmelanoma skin cancers and 65 percent of melanoma cases are associated with exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun,” says Perry Robins, MD, President of The Skin Cancer Foundation. “Everyone, regardless of skin color, should make staying safe in the sun a priority and incorporate sun protection measures into their daily life.”