All posts by susan ward

Why More and More Veterans are Turning to CBD Oil in 2019 – Veterans News Report
19 Sep
5:34

Why More and More Veterans are Turning to CBD Oil in 2019 – Veterans News Report

CBD oil is a homeopathic alternative medicine to treat a variety of physical and mental conditions. In recent years, CBD oil has dramatically increased in popularity for the numerous benefits it offers with minor side effects. Some of the benefits of CBD oil are extremely relevant to veterans. CBD has […]

Merced College students get unique opportunity to research hemp – KFSN-TV
19 Sep
4:55

Merced College students get unique opportunity to research hemp – KFSN-TV

MERCED COLLEGE, Calif. — A new partnership is giving Merced College students a unique opportunity to study hemp and the factors that impact its growth. Staff members say this is a great opportunity for students to conduct research that is on the cutting edge of an emerging industry. But they […]

AXIM Looks to Help Chemotherapy Effects via CBD Chewing Gum with Dronabinol – TimesOfCBD
19 Sep
4:45

AXIM Looks to Help Chemotherapy Effects via CBD Chewing Gum with Dronabinol – TimesOfCBD

AXIM’s contract manufacturer will be developing the new gum. Rather than using THC or CBD, the formula includes a synthetic version of THC called dronabinol. One of the consistent reasons for the use of medical marijuana has been in conjunction with a cancer diagnosis or cancer treatment, like chemotherapy. Chemotherapy […]

CBD Life Sciences Subsidiary to Launch Natural Hemp CBD Gummies Product Line – GlobeNewswire
19 Sep
1:25

CBD Life Sciences Subsidiary to Launch Natural Hemp CBD Gummies Product Line – GlobeNewswire

SCOTTSDALE, AZ, Sept. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —via NEWMEDIAWIRE — CBD Life Sciences Inc. (OTC: CBDL) today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, LBC Bioscience, Inc. (LBC), has finalized development of and is preparing to launch a line of natural hemp extract-infused CBD Gummies. The Gummies will be offered in a variety of […]

Psychedelics and Seniors: Can Drugs Such As Marijuana And Psilocybin Improve Their Quality Of Life? – Forbes
19 Sep
11:14

Psychedelics and Seniors: Can Drugs Such As Marijuana And Psilocybin Improve Their Quality Of Life? – Forbes

Marijuana for sale on a cannabis tour organized by L.A.-based Green Tours, January 24, 2019. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images) AFP/Getty Images OK, let’s get past all the jokes about aging Baby Boomers revisiting their youth and getting stoned. As the medical and recreational use of marijuana grows across the country, […]

The endocannabinoid system, hemp, and CBD: The bigger picture – Nutritional Outlook
19 Sep
11:04

The endocannabinoid system, hemp, and CBD: The bigger picture – Nutritional Outlook

The 1990s were an important decade of innovation that saw a remarkable medical discovery about the human body called the endocannabinoid system (ECS). The ECS can be described as an intricate physiological system utilizing cannabinoids produced in the body (endocannabinoids) and the receptors they attach to. At the helm of […]

Polk farm trades citrus for hemp in state pilot project – The Ledger
19 Sep
10:19

Polk farm trades citrus for hemp in state pilot project – The Ledger

Owners of an Alturas citrus grove have switched to hemp. They are growing cannabis plants for Green Earth Cannaceuticals in partnership with Florida A&M through a state pilot project. ALTURAS — In the middle of what’s still citrus territory, a clay road winds through active orange groves and past large […]

60 percent of state EDGE grants go to women-owned businesses – Delaware Business Times
19 Sep
10:04

60 percent of state EDGE grants go to women-owned businesses – Delaware Business Times

Ten Delaware small businesses – six of them women-owned businesses – received EDGE grants totaling $748,000 from the Delaware Division of Small Business that will allow them to accelerate growth plans, rent additional space, and improve or expand marketing plans. The state moved quickly to select the winners after announcing […]

Vaping Illness: Questions And Answers About A Mysterious Outbreak : Shots – Health News – NPR
19 Sep
7:45

Vaping Illness: Questions And Answers About A Mysterious Outbreak : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image Public health agencies are investigating hundreds of cases of lung disease related to vaping and electronic cigarette use. Picture Alliance/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Picture Alliance/Getty Images An outbreak of severe lung disease among users of electronic cigarettes continues to spread to new patients and states, […]

CBD Oil May Improve Anxiety and Depression Related to Chronic Pain – Psychiatry Advisor
19 Sep
7:34

CBD Oil May Improve Anxiety and Depression Related to Chronic Pain – Psychiatry Advisor

LAS VEGAS — Patients with chronic pain may perceive improvements in pain, sleep, anxiety, and depression with the use of hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) oil, according to a study presented at PAINWeek 2019, held September 3-7 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A total of 648 patients using CBD oil containing <0.3% tetrahydrocannabinol […]