Pot helps cure hepatitis C
Wednesday, September 13, 2006
Tri-Valley Herald Newspaper
By Josh Richman, STAFF WRITER
Medical marijuana users are more likely to finish hepatitis
C treatment and
so are more likely to be cured, according to a newly published study conducted in San Francisco and Oakland.
Other studies have sHow
n marijuana relieves symptoms, but medical marijuana advocates said this could be the first to sHow
improved cure rates for a life-threatening illness.