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Is Cannabis the Answer to Colitis?

Is Cannabis the Answer to Colitis?

Is Cannabis the Answer to Colitis?

Cannabis might be the next big hope in inflammatory bowel disease.

Promising preclinical results are in for a cannabinoid drug to treat colitis, a disease that causes the colon to be inflamed. Drug manufacturer Vitality Biopharma said tests on mice improved gastrointestinal health, while reducing weight loss and damage to the colon, side effects common with other existing treatments.