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Could CBD Oil Become a Wonder Drug for Athletes?

With all substances and products related to Cannabis, the cost-benefit analysis is complicated and Cannabidiol (commonly referred to as CBD oil) is no different. CBD oil is the non-psychoactive property found in cannabis plants and the key ingredient for the medicinal properties of cannabis. In nature, CBD can be found in flower or bud form, […]

Republicans tout hemp’s potential

In May of 2014, the longest landslide in Colorado’s recorded history killed three people and nearly buried Collbran, a small agricultural community in the western part of the state. From the urban Front Range, Margaret MacKenzie placed frantic calls to her 69-year-old mother, whose ranch, she feared, was directly in the path of the rocks […]

6-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Amy Van Dyken Talks CBD For Pain: ‘I Can’t Explain It But The Stuff Really Works’

Cannabidiol, or CBD products, continue to gain popularity among active and retired pro athletes. Over the past year, Benzinga has discussed the implications of the therapy with Super Bowl champion Marvin Washington, former NCAA All-American Rodney Peete, four-time NBA champion John Salley, ex-NCAA baller Treyous Jarrells and others. Most recently, we chatted with six-time Olympic […]

Using CBD While Working Out Can Help You Recover Quicker & Here’s What Else You Need To Know

Cannabidiol, aka CBD, is having a moment right now, and for good reason. Not only does it have some general health benefits, such as being anti-inflammatory and anti-anxiety, research is starting to suggest that using CBD while working out can help you recover faster. According to U.S. News & World Report, CBD can be an […]