Now they say the chemical interferes with chemotherapy.
This was done quite a while back.
Sure looks good. I had Stage 4 cancer for a year and a half and smoked marijuana nightly. I still do. I’ve been free of disease since 3/09, and my liver was free of mets earlier, by 6/08. I am only an anecodote–a single person whose case means nothing.
But do read this:
Well-done round-up of where we are with metastatic SCAC.
He found Hainsworth’s study the “most encouraging.”
“The most encouraging results have been demonstrated in a phase II single arm study of paclitaxel, carboplatin, and continuous infusional 5FU in patients with advanced squamous carcinomas (
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) from multiple primary sites, given first or second line. Seven patients with SCC of the anus were included, of these four responded, two of whom had a complete response. The patients with a complete response then received consolidation radiotherapy to the primary tumour. The median duration of response in the anal subgroup was 26 months (range 10–63+) . “
My nutritionist at City of Hope noticed the trend and checked with the medical oncologists. She was right. That was in 2008.
Now researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have found that a single HPV protein is required for cervical cancer and even pre-cancer growths in the cervix to survive.