Author Archives: Owen Behnke

72 percent of Americans are willing to try CBD oil to treat pain

Nearly 72 percent of patients are open to using CBD oil to treat their pain instead of prescription opioids and over-the-counter drugs, a new survey found. Some 100 million Americans are in chronic pain, and a new survey from Remedy Review suggests that the majority (61 percent) of them use prescription drugs to treat it. Read the […]

Will CBD Oil Show Up in a Drug Test?

If you’ve ever experienced the discomfort of urinating in a small cup while a nurse lurks behind you, chances are good that a pre-employment drug test doesn’t rank high on your list of fun things to repeat. I’ve partaken in that joy three times in my life, most recently as part of the onboarding process […]

CBD supplements could have greater value than coffee to college students

For the first time, I tried cannabidiol in the form of energy and relaxation dietary supplements from Lazarus Naturals. The effects were not what I was expecting. Cannabidiol — CBD for short — is derived from hemp plants, but should not be compared to marijuana. Marijuana gives people a “high” because it contains THC. CBD does not contain […]

How Endurance Athletes Use CBD: CBD Oil Helps You Go The Extra Mile

Every day, an increasing number of endurance athletes use CBD to go further and feel better. The potential benefits of CBD and its balancing properties are just beginning to gain recognition. CBD can help almost anyone who has general pain, anxiety, or other day-to-day physical and psychological issues. Many of us undergo a lot of physical and mental stress […]

CBD oil offers hope, promising results for children battling autism

JERUSALEM — Adi Aran knows why families are willing to drive hours to see him. “I believe they come to me because nothing else is working,” said the Israeli doctor. “We are giving them hope. Yes, I think it’s the hope.” The hope Aran is talking about comes in a 10-milliliter bottle. It is cannabis […]

The ABCs of CBD Oil – Part 2

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – Various hemp plant products have grown in popularity. Now CBD oil seems to be taking the supplement industry by storm. Users and distributors claim it treats a host of ailments from insomnia and pain to anxiety and seizures. Tony Falasca started making CBD oil on his own after seizures brought him to […]

I tried CBD oil to help with my anxiety — here’s my experience

Generalized anxiety disorder affects more than 6.8 million people in the US, and one in six Americans are on prescribed psychiatric drugs to treat the condition or another mental health issue. While I’ve never been officially diagnosed with anxiety, working in a high-stress job and being an anxiety-prone person means I have flare-ups that can leave me feeling tense, irritable, and […]

CBD Gummies Are Being Used To Treat Anxiety, Sleeplessness, And More

CBD (cannabidiol) oil, gummies, lotions, and more are being advertised on the internet, in magazines and other places. There are many claims being made that CBD can treat seemingly anything that ails you. CBD is legal in all 50 states as it is derived from hemp, and so it can be purchased in shops and […]

Extract of cannabis ‘can ease’ psychosis

The chemical cannabidiol, or CBD, an extract derived from cannabis, appears to reduce psychotic symptoms by reducing brain function abnormalities, according to a new study. Bhattacharyya explains the motivation for the recent study, saying, “The mainstay of current treatment for people with psychosis are drugs that were first discovered in the 1950s and unfortunately do not work for everyone”. The […]