Hemp has been known to treat or ease a variety of conditions ranging from mental diseases to cancer. While the use of hemp is still being debated due to its legality, there are plenty of studies that prove that cannabinoid, which is found in hemp, can ease the symptoms of various diseases.
Cannabidiol (CBD) in particular, may help numerous patients in their battle against the Big C, and CBD market leaders such as PotNetwork Holding, Inc. (OTCMKTS:POTN) are answering the demand for high-quality products.
Cancer by the numbers
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), cancer is the leading cause of death worldwide. There were 14 million new cases and 8.2 million cancer-related deaths in 2012. Over the next two decades, new cases are expected to rise by about 70 percent. In men, the top common cancer sites include the lung, prostate, colorectum, stomach, and liver cancer; while women are affected by breast, colorectum, lung, cervix, and stomach cancer.