It’s all over the news, in your local grocery store’s aisles and now available in cosmetics at GNC. What’s the deal with CBD and why is everyone talking about it?CBD stands for Cannabidiol, which is one of many compounds found in Cannabis sativa plants. Unlike THC within Marijuana plants, CBD is not psychoactive, meaning it […]
NBC’s Natalie Morales heads to Colorado to go Behind the Brand with Charlotte’s Web. The seven Stanley brothers who founded the CBD company say that they’re making cannabidiol’s potential health benefits their mission.
CBD or cannabidiol is one of more than a hundred compounds found in cannabis that belong to a class of substances called cannabinoids. Whereas CBD is the major non-psychoactive component of cannabis, THC or tetrahydrocannabinol is the ingredient that produces mind-altering effects in users. Let’s take a quick look at the proven benefits of CBD. […]
Canadian pot grower Canopy Growth and lifestyle authority Martha Stewart announce a business partnership. Stewart will play an advisory role at the marijuana company and will assist in developing a broad new line of CBD-based animal health products. “I am delighted to establish this partnership with Canopy Growth and share with them the knowledge I […]
The Coca-Cola Co., the world’s largest beverage maker, is looking at a line of CBD beverages, the company confirmed Monday. “Along with many others in the beverage industry, we are closely watching the growth of nonpsychoactive CBD as an ingredient in functional wellness beverages around the world,” Coca-Cola spokesman Kent Landers said in a statement. “The space is evolving […]
The use of cannabis based therapies for pets has generated a great deal of Administering cannabis to treat animals isn’t new. In the USA, it was used in the late 1800’s to treat horses with colic and its potential is also mentioned in a 1914 issue of Proceedings of the American Veterinary Medical Association. As in humans, […]
The 2018 Farm Bill broadly defines “hemp” as the “plant Cannabis sativa L. and any part of that plant, including the seeds thereof and all derivatives, extracts, cannabinoids,isomers, acids, salts, and salts of isomers, whether growing or not, with a delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol concentration of not more than 0.3 percent on a dry weight basis” (emphasis […]
1/14/2019You can find it in oils, tinctures, creams and gels. It’s even in gummies. Your Facebook feed is probably filled with testimonials of people who have tried it –– and if they’re like Christina Dupee, a mom of three in Park Forest, they’ll tell you it’s a game changer. “I was in shock,” said Dupee, […]