30.01.2012 06.Schwat. 5772
Most cancer patients currently being treated with medical marijuana are advised of the option only in the advanced stages of the illness, according to researchers.
More than two-thirds of cancer patients who were prescribed medical marijuana to combat pain are reportedly satisfied with the treatment, according to a comprehensive study conducted for the first time in Israel.
The study – conducted recently at Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, in conjunction with the Israel Cancer Association – involved 264 cancer patients who were treated with medical marijuana for a full year….