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The Medical Cannabis Weekly Newsletter: Is Cannabis Use Destroying Your Teeth? Cannabis and Periodontal Disease, THC and Menstruation and more

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Written by Alexandra Hicks
When we think about the possible health risks associated with cannabis, periodontal disease is not usually high on the list… but maybe it should be. 

Also, due to hormone and endocannabinoid fluctuation, it turns out some women might need more cannabis than usual to alleviate painful symptoms. And when it comes to sleep – what works best, cannabinoids or melatonin? All that and more in this week’s Medical Cannabis Weekly Newsletter. 

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FEATURED STORY: Is Cannabis Use Destroying Your Teeth?

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In a large-scale study commissioned by Duke University, researchers observed the dental health of regular cannabis users, and the results weren’t very reassuring. The study looked at 1,000 New Zealanders who had been using cannabis for more than 20 years.

Thankfully, there were no adverse health effects when it came to lung function, blood pressure, cholesterol, and weight – however, the health and gums seemed to suffer. Researchers made sure to account for any confounding factors such as poor hygiene and the use of tobacco, alcohol, or illicit drugs.

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Why You Might Need Extra Cannabis During Menstruation

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Menstrual cramps, endometriosis, and other cycle-related pain can be downright horrible. The pain can be completely debilitating because of its intensity. Many of us will reach straight for the buds (or vape, edibles, whatever you prefer) only to find that they’re not working their usual magic. As it turns out, there’s a scientific reason for this.

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Cannabinoids vs Melatonin – What’s the Best Sleep Aid?

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Are you one of millions of Americans suffering from sleep deprivation? If so, a supplemental sleep aid might be just what you need to get in some more zzz’s and improve your overall health. But what will be more effective: Cannabis or Melatonin?

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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.