All posts by Mary Sparks

Cannabis Culture – Washington Blade
18 Mar
4:45

Cannabis Culture – Washington Blade

Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-Colo.) is a sponsor of the SAFE Banking Act. 25 House members back marijuana banking act More than one-quarter of U.S. House members have signed on to newly introduced legislation to facilitate greater access to banking for state-licensed cannabis operators. The 2019 version of the Secure and […]

This Entrepreneur Has Found Her Purpose In Cannabusiness – Forbes
18 Mar
4:35

This Entrepreneur Has Found Her Purpose In Cannabusiness – Forbes

In 2017, North American cannabis buyers spent $9.2 billion. That number is projected to grow to over $47 billion by 2027. The market for cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive cannabinoid found in cannabis and hemp, began exploding in 2017 and is predicted to reach $22 billion in the next three years. […]

Consumer Reports: Should your pet try CBD? – KFSN-TV
18 Mar
4:05

Consumer Reports: Should your pet try CBD? – KFSN-TV

Pain, arthritis, seizures, and other health problems have people turning to CBD for their pets. CBD, or cannabidiol, is a compound that can be extracted from the cannabis plant. Growing research suggests that CBD may help ease pain, seizures and anxiety. Yet unlike cannabis’s other well-known compound, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), CBD […]

CBD products become best-sellers at Tree Huggers Co-op in La Crosse – La Crosse Tribune
18 Mar
2:45

CBD products become best-sellers at Tree Huggers Co-op in La Crosse – La Crosse Tribune

Sara Viner, left, and Brent Welch, the owners of Tree Huggers Co-op at 312 S. Fourth St., are celebrating six years at their current location along with store manager Rayna Coey. The store sells items including jewelry, incense, art, apparel and CBD products. Peter Thomson, La Crosse Tribune For years, […]

CBD products could still lead to trouble for service members – Kitsap Sun
18 Mar
2:44

CBD products could still lead to trouble for service members – Kitsap Sun

CLOSE Beauty fans will try anything at least once. Buzz60 BREMERTON — It might not get you high. But it could still get you canned.  An increasing number of wellness products promote Cannabidiol, better known as CBD, a part of the cannabis plant proponents say is rich in medical benefits as an […]

Tony Evers to propose pot decriminalization in budget, medical use for cancer, PTSD, chronic pain – Madison.com
18 Mar
2:26

Tony Evers to propose pot decriminalization in budget, medical use for cancer, PTSD, chronic pain – Madison.com

Gov. Tony Evers will propose decriminalizing marijuana in his plan for the next state budget, as part of an overhaul of marijuana laws that would legalize it for medical conditions including cancer, post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic pain. The proposal calls for allowing records to be expunged for people with […]

Indianapolis CBD expo: From CBD infused bath bombs to dog treats – Huffs n Puffs
18 Mar
12:32

Indianapolis CBD expo: From CBD infused bath bombs to dog treats – Huffs n Puffs

Scores of vendors at the Indianapolis Marriott East showcased their CBD-infused products, including beard oil, lip balm, ice-cream, bath salts, dog treats, etc. The sellers, of course, lauded the health benefits of CBD present inside their products; however, many skeptics and scientists doubted if the things being showcased would really […]

US Reschedules CBD Drug—but Not CBD Itself – Leafly
18 Mar
10:54

US Reschedules CBD Drug—but Not CBD Itself – Leafly

This post has been updated. Roughly three months after the Food and Drug Administration approved the cannabis-derived pharmaceutical Epidiolex for the treatment of epilepsy disorders, the US government has officially rescheduled drugs that contain CBD—but only if they’ve already been greenlighted by the FDA. “Any other CBD product other than […]

Dr. Alex Capano of Ananda Hemp Featured in USA Today’s Sleep and Wellness Campaign – PRNewswire
18 Mar
9:45

Dr. Alex Capano of Ananda Hemp Featured in USA Today’s Sleep and Wellness Campaign – PRNewswire

CYNTHIANA, Ky., March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Dr. Alex Capano, chief science officer of Ananda Hemp, was the only CBD expert interviewed for the March 15, 2019, Sleep and Wellness publication in USA Today. The campaign advocates for the increased awareness of health issues resulting from poor sleep and the healthy habits that can increase sleep […]

Amanda Cerny Flaunts Her World-Famous Body In Bubble Bath, Takes Cannabis Tincture For Extra Relaxation – The Inquisitr News
18 Mar
8:56

Amanda Cerny Flaunts Her World-Famous Body In Bubble Bath, Takes Cannabis Tincture For Extra Relaxation – The Inquisitr News

Comedienne and model Amanda Cerny may be one of the biggest names on Instagram nowadays, having cultivated a sizable fan base of 24.6 million followers, but that doesn’t mean that she’s dulling her edge as she gains popularity. In fact, the Instagram vixen can frequently be seen pushing the boundaries […]