Police Arresting People for Legal Hemp, CBD

In our “Hemp Farming Legality Update 5/2/19” we wrote about how Idaho State Police arrested a truck driver transporting federally legal hemp from Oregon to Colorado. Lawyers for the company transporting the hemp argued that the arrest violated the 2018 Farm Bill and Commerce Clause of the Constitution in that it blocked interstate commerce. Police Read more about Police Arresting People for Legal Hemp, CBD[…]

Leading Veterinarians are Speaking Out about CBD for Pets

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non psychoactive component of cannabis sativa. Increasing studies have shown that CBD may be effective as an anti-inflammatory, painkiller,  muscle relaxer,  anti-cancer and relaxing agent, without causing the “high” typical of smoked cannabis. CBD extracted from hemp is now legal under federal law after the passage of the 2014 Farm Bill, Read more about Leading Veterinarians are Speaking Out about CBD for Pets[…]

CBD and other Cannabinoids in the Fight Against Pain, Epilepsy, Hyperactivity, and Breast Cancer

CBD Combined with Music Therapy for Pain and Epilepsy Source (full text available for free): https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6446215/ In a preclinical trial on animals, researchers found that combining music therapy (or “digital therapeutics”) with analgesic drugs including CBD worked to alleviate pain and symptoms of epilepsy. Researchers played Mozart compositions which previously have shown to help human Read more about CBD and other Cannabinoids in the Fight Against Pain, Epilepsy, Hyperactivity, and Breast Cancer[…]

CBD Research: Arthritis, Hepatic Impairment, Fragile X Syndrome

Scientists worldwide continue to study the effects of cannabinoids in general and CBD in particular. The science of how cannabinoids effect the brain and body is still in its infancy, due in part to governments having outlawed cannabis, making it difficult to impossible for institutions to conduct the research necessary to discover what appears to Read more about CBD Research: Arthritis, Hepatic Impairment, Fragile X Syndrome[…]

Latest In CBD Research: Scientists Exploring CBD as Treatment for Parkinson’s symptoms, Pancreatic Cancer, and Osteoporosis

A review of CBD trials exploring possible treatment for Parkinson’s Disease appeared in the 1/31/19 issue of European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience. Though the abstract stresses that more large scale random controlled trials are needed, CBD was found in the studies reviewed to have a “therapeutic effect in non-motor symptoms” of Parkinson’s Disease. Read more about Latest In CBD Research: Scientists Exploring CBD as Treatment for Parkinson’s symptoms, Pancreatic Cancer, and Osteoporosis[…]