What You Need to Know About the FDA’s Public Hearing on CBD

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is tasked with protecting consumers from harmful foods, drugs, vaccines, cosmetics, medical devices, and more. On May 31, 2019, the agency held a public hearing on cannabidiol (CBD), the non-intoxicating chemical compound found in cannabis and hemp. Consumers, health professionals, scientists, manufacturers, and more industry insiders called for regulation…

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Topical Review: Heylotion

  As I travel this beautiful country of ours a little more, I love to sample the cannabis goods available in a state I’ve never been, where it’s legal and available. On my long weekend trip to Seattle, I had the pleasure of visiting the city’s iconic dispensary, Uncle Ike’s. While there, I chatted with…

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TSA allows CBD epilepsy medicine on flights

Epidiolex, the breakthrough antiepelleptic medicine derived from cannabis, is now cleared for flights according to the TSA. According to the drug manufacturer’s website, Epidiolex is used by patients who have seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome or Dravet syndrome. It contains CBD, cannabidiiol, which acts as an antiepeletpic and prevents or lessens the intensity of seizures.…

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A Senior’s Guide to CBD

Many senior citizens that grew up in the thick of reefer madness and the war on drugs may not be as knowledgeable about cannabis. From the intoxicating delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) compound to the non-psychotropic cannabidiol (CBD), cannabis has a variety of therapeutic compound that has provided relief for many individuals including seniors. Now that cannabis, and…

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Little-Known Celebrity Weed Lines You Have to Try

Marijuana’s legal status across the states has benefitted medical consumers and cannabis entrepreneurs. Many musicians and actors that use medical marijuana have taken the plunge into starting their own cannabis company to great success. From celebrity strains to celebrity-run cannabis brands, many entertainers are putting their name on cannabis products. Kevin Smith Fans of “Jay…

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