Updated: Apr 14
Welcome to homework assignment CCS 1.5 of the Cannabis for Cancer Seminar from Higher Learning LV. This assignment teaches students the latest peer-reviewed scientific research about cannabis for cancer. This particular study summary examines the therapeutic application of cannabis for a variety of urological cancers, including bladder cancer, prostate cancer, renal cell carcinoma, and testicular cancer.
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An August 2022 study entitled "Association Between Cannabis Use with Urological Cancers: A Population-based Cohort Study in the UK Biobank" that was published in the journal Cancer Medicine investigated the potential results of treating particular types of cancer with cannabis. The varieties of cancer investigated included bladder cancer, prostate cancer, renal cell carcinoma, and testicular cancer.
The study claimed that, to date, it is the "most comprehensive study that [has] attempted to reveal the role of cannabis in the incidence of urological cancers...in a population cohort."