World-first clinical trial of cannabis for chemotherapy patients kicks off in NSW | Chris O'Brien Lifehouse
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The Sydney Morning Herald talks to Chris O’Brien Lifehouse patient Lauren Hew about her hopes to be screened for the world’s first clinical trial of medicinal cannabis. Cannabis can help prevent nausea and vomiting induced by chemotherapy treatment.

Associate Professor Peter Grimison from Chris O’Brien Lifehouse will lead the trial in association with The University of Sydney, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and leading NSW cancer centres.

http://www.smh.com.au/national/health/worldfirst-clinical-trial-of-cannabis-for-chemotherapy-patients-kicks-of-in-nsw-20161205-gt4b36.html

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