University of Manitoba Studying Hemp Protein to Treat Hypertension

Feb 15, 2019 | Cannabis, High Blood Pressure, Hypertension, Medical Marijuana

Lisa Marion Smith of Leafly reports that University of Manitoba researchers are investigating the use of hemp protein to prevent and treat high blood pressure—hypertension. The study includes 35 hypertensive adult volunteers. The researchers will assess the effects of the hemp protein on other physical attributes, including weight, cholesterol, etc.

Lead Research/Investigator

Dr. Rotimi Aluko