All posts by susan ward

BEYOND LOCAL: Curbing misinformation about the use of CBD in fighting opioid addiction – ThoroldNews.com
16 Jul
3:44

BEYOND LOCAL: Curbing misinformation about the use of CBD in fighting opioid addiction – ThoroldNews.com

This article, written by Tyler Marshall, University of Alberta and Jonathan N. Stea, University of Calgary, originally appeared on The Conversation and is republished here with permission: Hyperbole can be rampant in health news, particularly with respect to cannabis. One recent headline declared: “CBD is effective in treating heroin addiction.” Another […]

This CBD Stock Is Quietly Becoming a Retail Giant – Yahoo Finance
16 Jul
2:14

This CBD Stock Is Quietly Becoming a Retail Giant – Yahoo Finance

It’s no secret by now that marijuana is one of the fastest-growing industries on the planet. With Canada legalizing recreational cannabis in October and two-thirds of U.S. states giving the green light to medical marijuana, sales for legal pot are really beginning to take off. But what you may not […]

CBD Life Sciences Files Initial Reg A+ Offering Statement – Yahoo Finance
16 Jul
1:44

CBD Life Sciences Files Initial Reg A+ Offering Statement – Yahoo Finance

SCOTTSDALE, AZ, July 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE — CBD Life Sciences Inc. (CBDL) is pleased to announce that it has filed an offering statement with the United States Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) to raise $10 million under a Regulation A+ securities offering. The net proceeds of this offering […]

Hemp and “Weed”: The difference – WJBF-TV
16 Jul
12:38

Hemp and “Weed”: The difference – WJBF-TV

Posted: Jul 15, 2019 / 04:43 PM UTC / Updated: Jul 15, 2019 / 04:43 PM UTC With laws changing nationwide regarding Hemp and the popping up of CBD Oil stores throughout the country, many people ask for specifics when it comes to the difference between Hemp and the drug […]

Advice and warnings for starting your own cannabis business – MarketWatch
16 Jul
11:35

Advice and warnings for starting your own cannabis business – MarketWatch

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet. Marijuana is having a moment. Experts recently dubbed cannabis the fastest-growing industry in the U.S. Legal weed generated $10.4 billion in the U.S. in 2018, and the number of “plant-touching” jobs is expected to pass 500,000 by 2022, according to New Frontier […]

The Happy Foot Sad Foot sign is moving. These books may fill the foot-shaped void in your heart – Los Angeles – Los Angeles Times
16 Jul
11:35

The Happy Foot Sad Foot sign is moving. These books may fill the foot-shaped void in your heart – Los Angeles – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles was delivered a body blow recently: Our most important sign is moving south. No, not the Hollywood sign; that’s faithfully waiting to be blown up in the next movie apocalypse. I’m talking about the hallowed Happy Foot Sad Foot Sign that has rotated at the corner of Sunset […]

Doctors state views on CBD use | Local | Journal Gazette – Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
16 Jul
7:04

Doctors state views on CBD use | Local | Journal Gazette – Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The Allen County Board of Health is exploring plans to craft guidance for physicians and patients regarding the use of CBD oil.  A researcher, two physicians and a pharmacist addressed the board Monday during a discussion related to the hemp-based product that has been advertised as a remedy for pain, sleeplessness […]

CBD company now owns a big chunk of Jones Soda – KSAT San Antonio
16 Jul
4:15

CBD company now owns a big chunk of Jones Soda – KSAT San Antonio

(CNN) – It’s common these days to hear about a food or beverage company investing in cannabis. It’s more unusual for a cannabis company to, say, snap up a soda brand. In recent months, an emerging cannabis firm has quickly acquired a significant position in Jones Soda with an eye […]

Christian and curious about CBD? This platform is just for you – The GrowthOp
16 Jul
4:14

Christian and curious about CBD? This platform is just for you – The GrowthOp

“For the faith-based community, the biggest question when it comes to cannabis remains: ‘Will it get me high? Because if it will, I am staying far, far away from it?’” says Natalie Gillespie, editor–in–chief of God’s Greenery, an online education resource for canna-curious Christians. With a focus on faith and fact-based information, […]

Pennsylvania Adds Anxiety & Tourette Syndrome as “Serious Medical Conditions” under the PA Medical Marijuana Act – JD Supra
16 Jul
3:54

Pennsylvania Adds Anxiety & Tourette Syndrome as “Serious Medical Conditions” under the PA Medical Marijuana Act – JD Supra

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