Woman, 52, who took illegal cannabis oil to battle her cancer is given the all-clear

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    By Stephen Matthews For Mailonline A 52-year-old woman who took cannabis oil to battle her terminal cancer has been given the all-clear by doctors.  Joy Smith was told she would only have six weeks to live when she was diagnosed with incurable stomach and bowel cancer in August 2016. In a desperate attempt to defy expectations, she began taking a cannabis oil that contained THC, which is illegal in the UK.   But, after a rollercoaster two years, she found out on Monday morning that she was cancer free and would no longer have to have chemotherapy. Ms Smith, from Coventry, said: ‘I am going to party for the rest of my life. I have got to be the only person in the world who have survive this. Joy Smith was told she would only have six weeks to live when she was diagnosed with incurable stomach and bowel cancer in August 2016 (pictured before she was diagnosed) But, after a rollercoaster two years, she found out on Monday morning that she was cancer free and would no longer have to have chemotherapy (pictured receiving treatment) ‘I keep pinching myself to see if this is real. I am being monitored every three months, but other than that I have no more treatment planned.’  Ms Smith was told that she would have little longer than a month left to live unless she started chemotherapy to buy her more time.  She started having treatment every two weeks for three days, but had to have the line that delivered her chemotherapy taken out after she developed sepsis. Woman, 52, who took illegal cannabis oil to battle her cancer is given the all-clear

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