We've gotten used to products infused with CBD Oil. The rest of the world is catching up as companies experiment with such infusions for coffee and other treats.
That's definitely happening in Burlington, Vermont, the Burlington Free Press reports:
Already awash with options, Java-swillers and tea-lovers in Burlington are increasingly topping up their cups with CBD, or cannabidiol, purveyors say.
The fuel additive is a legal, no-high hemp derivative that typically raises a café tab by about $2.50.
Enthusiasts have voted with their wallets, said Dan Smith of Cosmic Grind on Church Street: “CBD sells itself.”
Stirred, foamed, dolloped or steeped, CDB transforms the buzz of...
Alliance One International, a global contractor, processor and supplier of tobacco, is jumping into the legal cannabis and CBD Oil businesses.
The company announced last week it was taking controlling stakes in Canada's Island Garden, a licensed cannabis company, and Goldleaf Pharm, which has applied for a Canadian license.
Alliance One also said it was also buying a 40 percent stake in Criticality, a North Carolina company participating in a pilot program to extract CBD Oil from industrial hemp as part of a state pilot program. Alliance One has the option to increase ownership in that company to 50 percent in...
We've known CBD oil and other hemp products were beneficial for a while. Now the mainstream press is catching up.
The New York Times had a report recently that CBD products are all the rage these days in celebrity and beauty circles. According to the Times:
There are already devout fans, some boldfaced, who are drawn to CBD topical products largely for their pain-relieving properties. Olivia Wilderecently told this reporter that she used it to relieve physical aches during a Broadway run. The fashion stylist Karla Welch, who works with Ms. Wilde, Ruth Negga, Katy Perry and Sarah Paulson, uses Lord Jones...
Good CBD Oil can have many benefits. But how do you know you're getting the highest quality supplement?
It can be extremely difficult. As Donna Gregory Burch writes at National Pain report, the nature of the industry makes it tougher to get what you need.
As she points out:
A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found nearly 70 percent of hemp CBD oil sold online was mislabeled. During the Penn Medicine study, researchers analyzed 84 products purchased from 31 companies. Around 42 percent of products were under-labeled, meaning the product contained more CBD than labeled. Twenty-six percent of...
Introduction to CBD:
There are millions of individuals in this world that are you using CBD, but there are also a lot of people who are skeptical about it as well. Here is what to know about CBD, This compound is non-psychoactive, or you can say that it is less psychoactive than the THC. This amazing benefit allows the CBD to be helpful and more effective for the release of pains, anxiety, seizures, spasms and many other conditions. This compound has been proved to be best and effective in cases of arthritis, alcoholism, chronic pains, depression, epilepsy and other types of neurological...
Twenty-eight members of Congress want a federal appeals court to reverse a Drug Enforcement Agency determination that CBD Oil is a Schedule 1 drug.
The Hemp Industries Association and hemp businesses' petition to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that argues the DEA overstepped its authority with new rules regarding extracts such as CBD Oil. Among the 22 Democrats and six Republicans signing off on the brief were Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo.
According to Marijuana Business Daily:
The members conclude that the federal agency’s rule about CBD was an “abuse of DEA’s administrative procedure...
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is seeking to turn the clock back by reversing Obama-era guidelines discouraging federal marijuana prosecutions in states that have legalized weed. But Sessions' effort spill over onto CBD oil?
The short answer is: It shouldn't, since CBD oil won't get you high and has numerous potential benefits.
The longer answer is that it's not even clear how Sessions' directive issued last week will affect marijuana sales.
"The Justice Department's new directive leaves the legal status of cannabis up to 93 US Attorneys," Rep. Jared Polis, a Colorado Democrat who's seeking to become the governor of his home...
If you haven't yet resolved to include hemp oil in your routine, 2018's a great time to do so.
The extract from industrial hemp plants won't get you high. Instead, it comes with numerous benefits that make it a worthy addition to your life. But if you need convincing, here are a couple of our favorites.
Hemp oil is chock full of nutrients that can help build a healthier you for 2018.
“Getting enough essential fatty acids is necessary to prevent brain and nervous degeneration over time,” according to the Herb website. “To keep myelin functioning properly, you need dietary essential fatty...
The World Health Organization has found that CBD Oil shows no signs of creating dependence or abuse.
In a recent report, the organization also found CBD could be an effective treatment for some conditions. The compound found in cannabis plants won't get you high, but could help with health issues.
According to Forbes contributor Janet Burns reports:
The authors pointed out that research has officially confirmed some positive effects of the chemical, however.
The WHO team determined that CBD has "been demonstrated as an effective treatment for epilepsy" in adults, children, and even animals, and that there's "preliminary evidence" that CBD could be...
When it comes to CBD oil, as with other cannabis products, federal versus state regulations make for a sometimes-murky picture.
Last year, the Drug Enforcement Agency classified as Schedule 1 narcotics without medical benefits all extracts, including cannabidiol—usually extracted from industrial hemp plants with little or no THC. High Times wrote at the time:
Tell that to the thousands of epilepsy sufferers, who are mercifully enjoying relief from intractable epilepsy and polymorphic seizures.
Under their new drug code, entitled “Establishment of a New Drug Code for Marihuana Extract,” the DEA announced it was “creating a separate code number for marihuana extract with the following definition: ‘Meaning...