Tag Archives: Hemp

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

David Crosby Launches Exploratory Weed Brand, Predicts CBD Will Become ‘A Hugely Successful Painkiller’

As perhaps the world’s most identifiable hippie, David Crosby says his face belongs on a package of pot. The 77-year-old singer-songwriter is pursuing a cannabis licensing opportunity under the working name “Mighty Croz.” “My face, my mustache, my balding head, and my white hair have been on all these records for 50 good—- years, so I’m hugely […]

Cannabis is booming in Topeka, but these products won’t get you high

The market for hemp-based wellness products, an industry expected to be worth billions of dollars in a few years, is burgeoning in Topeka. Business has been so strong locally for CBD American Shaman, a nationwide franchise selling cannabidiol products that opened its first Topeka location last year, that owner Jason Todack expanded by opening a […]

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 […]