All posts by susan ward

Kentucky-based Startup “Kushly” Is A One-Stop-Shop for Pure CBD Products – Yahoo Finance
17 Sep
8:24

Kentucky-based Startup “Kushly” Is A One-Stop-Shop for Pure CBD Products – Yahoo Finance

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / September 17, 2019 / Cannabis is among the oldest known plants used by humans with evidence dating back to at least 12,000 years ago. Even though cannabis products are illegal in most parts, there are lots of data revealing its health benefits. Cannabis-related laws […]

North Carolina officials find spiked CBD sold in the state – WRAL.com
17 Sep
7:35

North Carolina officials find spiked CBD sold in the state – WRAL.com

By The Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. — Testers in North Carolina and across the country have encountered products marketed as delivering the cannabis extract CBD but that instead were spiked with synthetic marijuana. AP commissioned laboratory testing of vape oil plus 29 other vape products sold as CBD around the […]

Orange County Residents React As Gov. Newsom Targets Youth Vaping With Executive Order – CBS Los Angeles
17 Sep
6:44

Orange County Residents React As Gov. Newsom Targets Youth Vaping With Executive Order – CBS Los Angeles

ORANGE (CBSLA) — California Governor Gavin Newsom joined the fight against youth vaping, starting with a statewide public awareness campaign as Orange County pediatricians and students said something has to be done. “The amount of vaping I see increasing last several years is incredible,” Dr. Kate Williamson, a pediatrician at […]

Marijuana Concentrate: What it is and why teens use it – Cannabis Herald
17 Sep
6:27

Marijuana Concentrate: What it is and why teens use it – Cannabis Herald

A new study reveals that more teens are now using the more potent form of cannabis, which is marijuana concentrate. The research published recently also stated that said teens are likely to use and abuse different substances, too. Marijuana concentrates are significantly more potent in that it contains really high […]

Is Smoking Cannabis Good Enough for Men’s fertility? – Cannabis Health Insider
17 Sep
5:21

Is Smoking Cannabis Good Enough for Men’s fertility? – Cannabis Health Insider

Melanie Brown lives in Colorado and she is a mother of two kids. In the past, she went through extreme debilitating migraines for many years. These migraines were so intense that it greatly affected her parenting. As medical cannabis was already legal in Colorado by then, Melanie got to know […]

CBD impostors put vapers in peril – Boston Herald
17 Sep
5:04

CBD impostors put vapers in peril – Boston Herald

Vaping’s popularity with teens, the rise of CBD oils as a vaping liquid and unscrupulous operators out to make a quick dollar by subbing those cannabis oils with synthetic street drugs have converged in a serious threat to the health of our youth. And the consequences are deadly. South Carolina […]

Investigation finds illegal synthetic marijuana in vape and edible products sold as CBD – CNBC
17 Sep
4:14

Investigation finds illegal synthetic marijuana in vape and edible products sold as CBD – CNBC

A person smokes a Juul Labs Inc. e-cigarette in this arranged photograph taken in the Brooklyn Borough of New York, U.S. Gabby Jones | Bloomberg | Getty Images Jay Jenkins says he hesitated when a buddy suggested they vape CBD. “It’ll relax you,” the friend assured. The vapor that Jenkins […]

CBD As Medicine — How Much Do We Know So Far? – The Fresh Toast
17 Sep
12:24

CBD As Medicine — How Much Do We Know So Far? – The Fresh Toast

CBD, or cannabidiol, is a non-psychoactive compound found in cannabis. It has seen a lot of interest recently, which has created a rush to establish a foothold in the rapidly-growing, emerging market. Accelerating this market boom is CBD’s purported medicinal properties, and since, for the most part, the compound, found […]

‘We are entering the era of functional foods’: Tastewise – FoodNavigator.com
16 Sep
11:38

‘We are entering the era of functional foods’: Tastewise – FoodNavigator.com

What would you do if you saw a sharp, sudden spike in demand among for sauerkraut? Make your own? Wrong, says Alon Chen, the CEO and founder of Tastewise, a start-up that uses AI and machine learning to provide real-time insight into people’s food tastes. Far better to identify the […]

Big Picture in ‘Vaping-Linked’ Lung Poisonings – Competitive Enterprise Institute
16 Sep
11:34

Big Picture in ‘Vaping-Linked’ Lung Poisonings – Competitive Enterprise Institute

Over the last three months, the news has been filled with stories of people—mostly young—falling seriously ill from a mystery lung ailment supposedly caused by vaping. Some of the reporting has been good, particularly that coming from the cannabis industry media. But, the vast majority of the coverage has been […]