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The Medical Cannabis Weekly Review: Antibiotic Resistance, Cannabis in Italy, CBD for Weight Loss, and more

Medical Cannabis Weekly Reviews
Written by Alexandra Hicks

Although business concepts are taking over, CBD in and of itself is rooted in the health care sector. It’s, without a doubt, the most important aspect of this industry.

In this week’s edition, we’ll take a look at the most important health-related stories from the past seven days. This week we’ve covered cannabis and antibiotic resistance, CBD’s impact on pharmaceuticals in Italy, and how CBD can be used to maintain a healthy waistline. All that and more in our Medical Cannabis Weekly Review.

Introducing the CBD Lifestyle Weekly Review

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In case you missed it, we’d like to introduce our very first edition of CBD Lifestyle Weekly Review and Newsletter – which will be available every Saturday at 11am from this point forward!
In many ways, cannabis is not just a plant, it’s a lifestyle. You can incorporate cannabinoids into everything from your fitness routine to your beauty regimen. It can be added to food and beverages, and don’t get me started on all the things that can be done with hemp.

The Medical Cannabis Weekly Review

And now back to the main attraction. Continue reading for the top medical cannabis stories from the last seven days. 

Study Finds Italian Prescription Medication Down Thanks To CBD

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When Italian lawmakers legalized hemp in 2016, it meant that farmers across the country could grow cannabis sativa as long as it contains 0.2 percent THC or less. Thousands of businesses carrying “cannabis light” have opened since. But something else happened after the law was changed – many people stopped using their dangerous pharmaceutical drugs. Click here to read the full story. 

How Cannabis Can Provide Quick Relief For Nausea

cannabis nausea

Being nauseous is an absolutely miserable experience. You feel sick, weak, sweaty, and completely defeated. But did you know cannabis can help alleviate these symptoms? It often works faster than over the counter and prescription medications too. When it comes to dealing with nausea and vomiting one can use both CBD and THC, or the entire cannabis plant to treat the issue. Click here to read the full story.

In a World Plagued with Antibiotic Resistance, Look to Cannabis as a Natural Alternative

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Across the globe, antibiotic resistance is growing to alarmingly high levels. Antibiotics are considered to be one of the greatest medical achievements of all time, however, because of overprescribing practices and improper use, dangerous bacteria are becoming immune to the effects of these medications. But studies show cannabis compounds can fight some of these microbes more effectively than prescription drugs. Click here to read the full story.

Reasons Why CBD Could Be Effective for Weight Loss

cbd weight loss

Weight loss is a $72 billion-dollar industry in the U.S. – meaning there are millions of people out there looking for a solution. Could CBD be the answer? As it turns out, there is a bit of evidence that CBD can help you lose some pounds as well as maintain a healthy weight. Click here to read the full story.

New Genetic Cannabis Analysis Methods Reveal Ancient Secrets

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In North America, cannabis legalization is no longer a distant dream. Full legalization is expected to happen very soon and with that comes a huge new market filled with exciting opportunities. For this market to flourish, proper cannabis research and analysis must be front and center in everyone’s business model. Click here to read the full story.

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About the author

Alexandra Hicks

Managing editor at Cannadelics and U.S based journalist, helping spread the word about the many benefits of using cannabis and psychedelics.