Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz attempts to reclassify cannabis as a Schedule I drug. He wants additional research for cannabis breast cancer treatment.
The rapid progression of melanoma make it the most dangerous form of skin cancer. A scientific study has shown effective melanoma cannabis treatment in mice.
A study in the International Journal of Oncology found that combining certain cannabinoids can increase effectiveness of chemotherapy drugs on leukemia.
Researchers in the United Kingdom will be studying the effects of medical cannabis on children with brain tumors in a first of its kind study.
Several studies have found biologically active marijuana components called cannabinoids are effective in managing symptoms associated with mesothelioma.