All posts by Mary Sparks

Desperate mum saved epileptic son’s life by smuggling cannabis oil into Scotland – Daily Record
19 Jul
8:24

Desperate mum saved epileptic son’s life by smuggling cannabis oil into Scotland – Daily Record

As little Cole Thomson lay dying in a hospital bed, his mum was bravely smuggling illegal drugs into the country to save his life. The six-year-old was fighting for his life and doctors were shocked at how quickly and drastically his body was shutting down. They didn’t know what to […]

Disney worker fired over CBD oil – TheCannabisRadar
19 Jul
7:44

Disney worker fired over CBD oil – TheCannabisRadar

Kathy Talafous is another victim who fell prey to the unfair regulations and stigma surround CBD. A former bartender at Walt Disney World, Kathy was fired over CBD oil that she had bought from a grocery store for her foot pain. She says that her firing from Disney has been […]

CBD Supplements: All You Need To Know – Vogue.co.uk
19 Jul
6:35

CBD Supplements: All You Need To Know – Vogue.co.uk

Getty Images There isn’t an ear the nation over that hasn’t heard the words ‘CBD’ uttered in the past two years; it’s the health and wellness buzzword that just won’t go away. The stats show a similar state of affairs: the US CBD (or cannabidiol) market is set to reach […]

Seth Carey growing hemp for his line of teas and skin care products – Lewiston Sun Journal
19 Jul
4:24

Seth Carey growing hemp for his line of teas and skin care products – Lewiston Sun Journal

Seth Carey on his tractor in a field outside Rumford where he’s growing hemp. Photo provided by Seth Carey. After an unsuccessful bid to become district attorney, Seth Carey is taking on an entirely different line of work. These days, he’s busy digging one deep hole after another on a […]

Young Living Acquires Nature’s Ultra – BioSpace
19 Jul
4:16

Young Living Acquires Nature’s Ultra – BioSpace

LEHI, Utah, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Young Living Essential Oils, the world leader in essential oils, announced today its acquisition of Nature’s Ultra. Nature’s Ultra, with its more than 1,500 acres of hemp farms in Colorado, will continue to operate independently to provide industry-leading CBD products that are legal under […]

New CBD Oil Store to Open in Ashland – FOX 21 Online
19 Jul
2:34

New CBD Oil Store to Open in Ashland – FOX 21 Online

Sutherland CBD is planning to open their third location on September 1st July 18, 2019 ASHLAND, Wis. – The Twin Ports’ first specialty CBD store is getting ready to expand for a third time, this time in Ashland. Sutherland CBD opened its first location in Superior about a year ago. […]

Farina man joins new crop of hemp growers – Effingham Daily News
19 Jul
1:54

Farina man joins new crop of hemp growers – Effingham Daily News

Two years ago, Neil Henna’s best friend was diagnosed with cancer. Henna, of Farina, went to California with him on a job. Someone brought his friend items that contained cannabidiol oil – CBD oil – to help him deal with symptoms of the cancer. It’s made from hemp. The cancer […]

The science of good bud – Anchorage Daily News
19 Jul
1:04

The science of good bud – Anchorage Daily News

In Alaska, cannabis is regulated like alcohol, and while the two controlled substances work very differently inside the human body, they do have one important commonality: There’s much more to consumption than a simple mind-altering experience. “When you walk into a liquor store, do you ever walk up to them […]

Christian Book Distributors drops CBD initials to avoid cannabis confusion – Religion News Service
19 Jul
12:44

Christian Book Distributors drops CBD initials to avoid cannabis confusion – Religion News Service

(RNS) — A popular Christian bookseller is changing its name after a deluge of requests for cannabis-related products. For years, Peabody, Massachusetts-based Christian Book Distributors has been known by the initials CBD. The bookseller announced last month it will now go by “Christianbook” to avoid confusion with cannabidiol, an increasingly popular […]

Ohio News Hemp, CBD products could soon be legal in Ohio Olivia Fecteau 4:33 PM – News 5 Cleveland
19 Jul
12:43

Ohio News Hemp, CBD products could soon be legal in Ohio Olivia Fecteau 4:33 PM – News 5 Cleveland

CLEVELAND — A bill legalizing hemp and hemp-derived products in Ohio is on its way to Governor Mike DeWine for a signature. Senate Bill 57 has already passed both houses of the Ohio General Assembly, and according to Tom Haren, executive vice president of the Ohio Hemp Association, DeWine is […]