MAR 29, 2018 9:00 AM PDT

The Intersection of Cannabis and Nutrition for the Treatment of Cancer Patients

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Abstract

Studies have demonstrated how cannabis may contribute to cancer treatment not only by treating symptoms but also by: cancer cell apoptoss, anti-proliferation, anti-metastatic and anti-angiogenesis. Studies have also demonstrated that a whole food plant only diet also contributes to cancer treatment through apoptosis and anti-proliferation. We will discuss these mechansims of action and share case studies combining both diet and cannabis as either an alternative or complementary treatment.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand why nutrition plays an essential role in the treatment of cancer patients
  • Understand the use of a full extract cannabis oil in a  microdose formulation to help treat cancer patients

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MAR 29, 2018 9:00 AM PDT

The Intersection of Cannabis and Nutrition for the Treatment of Cancer Patients



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