Friday, April 20, 2007

Why Is This Stuff Illegal, Again?

"The active compound in marijuana, THC, can slow the growth of lung
tumours and reduce the spread of the cancer in mice, a preliminary
study reveals."

Cannabis compound slows lung cancer in mice - health - 18 April 2007 - New Scientist

Of all the drugs out there (FDA approved, and otherwise), including alcohol, why is this one attacked so fervently? It seems to have less negative effects than many of them...and apparently some positive ones, too.

1 comment:

HaHa said...

Positive, yeah, when you play guitar hero!