Promising cannabis-derived medications for cancer patients

Cannabis has many promising uses for pain management and emerging research suggests that it can be a useful tool for cancer patients. Although cannabis is still categorized as a Schedule 1 substance by the federal government, cancer care providers and patients have found promising results using cannabis-based medicines. According to the American Cancer Society website,…

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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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NYC Bans CBD In Restaurants

The city of New York is cracking down on the distribution of CBD infused food products. CBD infused edibles have been banned by the NYC Health Department. NYC restaurants and bars are being prohibited from serving CBD products to their consumers. Although the cultivation and sale of hemp is legal in the United States, research…

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