Friends of parliament members seem to keep finding themselves in the spotlight of the United Kingdom’s ongoing debates about medical cannabis. This time, it’s the personal assistant to MP Heather Wheeler, Lin Coxon. Coxon says her use of cannabis oil led to a shrinking cancerous tumor in her breast. Now, researchers are scrambling to study her case in hopes it can help others achieve similar results.
Was Cannabis Oil Responsible For A Shrinking Cancerous Tumor?
Lin Coxon, personal assistant to South Derbyshire MP Heather Wheeler, was scheduled to begin chemotherapy treatments for her breast cancer.
The chemotherapy treatments were aimed at shrinking a tumor that had grown to 1.3 inches. At that size, the tumor was beginning to invade muscle tissue and lymph nodes in the breast.
But before her chemotherapy began, Coxon began researching possible alternative treatments. After coming across stories about how cannabis oil can help treat cancer and reduce