Published in Cancer Weekly, March 10th, 1997
At a news conference interrupted repeatedly by pro-marijuana demonstrators, the panel members, assembled by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), spoke of intriguing hints that marijuana smoking helps some patients with cancer, AIDS, or glaucoma. But they cautioned there is little hard scientific evidence.
"For at least some indications (medical uses), it looks promising enough that there should be some new controlled studies," said...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Cancer Weekly
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.