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The Medical Cannabis Weekly Newsletter: Standardized Cannabis Medicine, CBD for Blood Pressure, Reading Lab Results, and more

Medical Cannabis Weekly Reviews
Written by Alexandra Hicks

This week we’ll take a look at the possibility of creating standardized cannabis medication around the world.

Also, let’s check out the connection between CBD and blood pressure, as well as a quick guide about how correctly read lab test results. All that and more in this week’s Medical Cannabis Weekly Review and Newsletter.

Standardized cannabis medicine – The ‘responsibility of all in the industry’

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In the ideal medical cannabis industry, there would be standardized medicine, but the nature of the plant makes this difficult to achieve. “For pharma companies, isolates are the gold standard, but there is variability with cannabis due the to the different cannabinoids, plant strains, the terpenes and the flavonoids and this means we have to do more work to understand this entourage; the genetics.” 

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Studies show CBD can lower blood pressure

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Nearly 103 million American adults struggle with high blood pressure. There are often no symptoms to look out for, which makes it all the more dangerous. If left untreated, high blood pressure can be life theatening. There are some basic steps you can take to lower your blood pressure such as eating healthy, exercising regularly, and cutting out tobacco and alcohol. Could all natural CBD be an addition to that list? 

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Genetic cannabis analysis method reveals ancient secrets

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With cannabis legalization becoming a imminent reality in North America, there’s a ripe market waiting to be filled by new and exciting innovations. For this to be acheived, legitimate cannabis research and analysis must be the first call to action. However, since cannabis has been prohibited for nearly a century, research has been limited to Canadian and Israeli studies.

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How to properly read lab test results for CBD flowers

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When buying CBD products, or any supplement for that matter, verifying the quality should be the first thing you do. When it comes to cannabis products, this validity falls into the realm of lab testing. Certified, third party lab results will often test for things like cannabinoid content, terpenes profile, and the presence of heavy metals, pestcides, or other toxins. Knowing how to read and understand these test results will make all the difference in the level of buds that you acquire. 

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Trio of new bills to give small cannabis businesses full access to administration programs

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Small canna-businesses are struggling to come to terms with the finer details of licensing. Luckily, a new trio of cannabis bills looks set to change that once and for all. “As our society continues to move the needle on this issue, we must recognize that legal cannabis businesses are often small businesses that fuel local economies and create new jobs,” said one of the bill authors. 

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Easy recipes for a CBD-infused breakfast

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CBD edibles are for sure the tastiest way to get your daily dose of cannabinoids. Adding CBD to the most important meal of the day can also be one of the easiest ways to incorporate it into your wellness routine. We’ve complied some of our favorite breakfast food and drink recipes to take your morning to the next level.

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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.