A woman claims she ‘cured’ her terminal cancer using cannabis oil – then won £84,000 in a text-to-enter TV competition while stoned.
Perhaps understandably, Joy Smith from Coventry, West Midlands, is now campaigning for the drug to be legalised.
Smith claims that doses of cannabis oil containing THC – illegal in the UK – destroyed inoperable tumours, and that doctors were ‘amazed’.
Doctors had given her six weeks to live when she tried the cannabis oil, after she had to stop chemotherapy when she developed sepsis.
Joy, 52, said, ‘When you’re told you have six weeks to live you’ll try anything, trust me.
‘I was a bit sceptical about