066 - Pot Tumors, Booze Hearts, and Autism Bacteria

On this week's episode of the Beta Sandwich Science Podcast we discuss (1) How cannabis has been found to shrink certain types of brain tumors  (2) How for a certain lucky percent of the population moderate alcohol intake is correlated with significant decrease in heart disease, unfortunately, this protections does not spread to everyone  (3) A new article in the journal Cell has found that certain microbiota (gut bacteria) can decrease autism spectrum disorder symptoms in mice

Source National Geographic article for the ASD discussion