Tag Archives: Cannabis

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 […]

Europe’s Medical Cannabis Markets: The Next Frontier

As the North American cannabis markets mature and become saturated with competing licensed producers, Europe’s early-stage cannabis market may represent the next frontier for pioneering companies looking to break into the industry.  Home to more than 740 million people, Europe has twice the population size of Canada and the US combined. ArcView Market Research and BDS Analytics […]

THC vs. CBD for Pain: The Differences and Interactions

With the widespread legalization of medical marijuana, many people turn to the drug for a more natural pain relief method. As a natural pain-relief drug, some experts consider cannabis more suitable for your body than the synthetic pharmaceuticals available. The reasoning behind this is that the body can metabolize natural chemicals better than synthetic ones […]

Study: Cannabidiol Reduces Brain Function Abnormalities in Psychosis

New research shows cannabidiol (CBD) may help readjust brain activity to alleviate abnormal functions, underscoring its potential therapeutic effect for psychosis, according to a study published in JAMA Psychiatry. CBD, a non-intoxicating compound found in cannabis, has been investigated in several therapeutic areas. Although evidence supports CBD’s beneficial effects for psychotic disorders, the exact brain mechanisms […]

Cannabidiol Shows Potential as Psychosis Treatment

In a group of young people at high risk of psychosis, a single dose of the cannabis extract cannabidiol (CBD) reduced brain function abnormalities in regions implicated in psychosis, according to a study published online in JAMA Psychiatry. The double-blind trial included 33 people who were experiencing psychotic symptoms but were not yet diagnosed with psychosis, […]

Medical scare compels man to open CBD oil store in DeForest

DEFOREST, Wis. – Kari Dorn’s medical scare happened in June this year. “They told me I had a huge brain mass,” Dorn said. After a trip to the hospital, she found out she had a brain tumor. Her first seizure happened on July 13 of this year. “My seizures at those times were lasting about 40 […]

Global Cannabidiol Oil (CBD Oil) Market Research 2018 – By Applications Anxiety, Fibromyalgia (FM), Diabetes

Global Cannabidiol Oil (CBD Oil) Market 2018 is helping in the economic growth of both the developed and the developing nations. Due to booming industrial demands and technological advancements, the importance of the Global Cannabidiol Oil (CBD Oil) Market has been raised around the world. The Global Cannabidiol Oil (CBD Oil) Market has shown an incredible […]

The FDA’s approval of CBD-based Epidiolex and its potential implications

As of this summer, medical marijuana is legal in 30 states and Washington, D.C. Nine of those states, plus D.C., have also legalized marijuana for recreational purposes. Although the federal government has not been as quick in its acceptance of cannabis, it’s clear that the cultural perception of the drug is changing. Perhaps nowhere is […]

Cannabidiol Reduces Signs of Multiple Sclerosis in Mouse Study

Non-psychoactive cannabinoid (CBD) reduced the clinical signs of multiple sclerosis (MS) and delayed disease onset in an experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) mouse model, according to a new study published in Frontiers in Immunology. Marijuana CBD has been reported to exhibit anti-inflammatory and neuroprotective effects, demonstrating a potential therapeutic benefit for individuals with autoimmune diseases, including MS. […]

Cannabis for pets offers promise but vets urge caution

Cannabis products aimed at pets are producing excited testimonials from owners and warnings from veterinarians who caution against turning cats and dogs into guinea pigs by giving them products that have not been properly tested. While hemp chews and other treats have been on the market for some time, they have lately been joined by […]