Category Archives: cbd oil effects on liver

CBD Is Budding In Popularity. But What Is The Cannabis Extract, Exactly? – WBUR
18 Mar
10:05

CBD Is Budding In Popularity. But What Is The Cannabis Extract, Exactly? – WBUR

As more states across the U.S. legalize medical or recreational marijuana, another aspect of cannabis is budding in popularity: CBD. It’s popping up everywhere — in beverages, cosmetics and even pet food. But what exactly is it? Dr. Jeff Chen (@drjeffchen), director of the Cannabis Research Initiative at UCLA, explains […]

Cannabis topicals: Will I get high, fail a drug test and end up smelling skunky? – The GrowthOp
18 Mar
10:24

Cannabis topicals: Will I get high, fail a drug test and end up smelling skunky? – The GrowthOp

Topicals are cannabis-infused oils, creams, lotions and balms that are often used to treat localized pain and inflammation. That being the case, it makes sense that Hollywood actors Michelle Williams, Kristen Bell, and Olivia Wilde swear by them. “A lot of celebrities in LA use CBD cream on their feet, because […]

CBD is So Hot Right Now: Should You Put it in Your Cocktail? :: Drink :: Features :: CBD cocktails :: Paste – Paste Magazine
17 Mar
10:36

CBD is So Hot Right Now: Should You Put it in Your Cocktail? :: Drink :: Features :: CBD cocktails :: Paste – Paste Magazine

Fads, even when they are founded in something really good, always have backlash. It doesn’t matter whether the fad is righteous (consider not eating your body weight in meat) or dubious (stirrup pants). Even backlash backlash. In that spirit, the Food Police have been cracking down on Cannabinadiol, one of […]

7 things you didn’t know about CBD oil for dogs – Augusta Free Press
17 Mar
10:53

7 things you didn’t know about CBD oil for dogs – Augusta Free Press

The internet has been ablaze this past year as more herbal experts come out in support of CBD (it also helps that the medical community is mostly in favor of the herb); but as we’re finding out from holistic vets, pets too can benefit from CBD. Just as it works […]

How safe is CBD oil? – Black Press USA
16 Mar
11:04

How safe is CBD oil? – Black Press USA

Courtesy of Dr. Crutchfield By Dr. Charles Crutchfield III MD From bath oils and soft drinks to skin creams and coffee bars, everywhere you look, you can see what looks like the next hot product: CBD oil. CBD, or cannabidiol, oil is a member of the cannabinoid family of molecules […]

Marijuana-based drug gets positive review from FDA – STAT
15 Mar
7:28

Marijuana-based drug gets positive review from FDA – STAT

WASHINGTON — A closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval in the United States, health officials said Tuesday. British drug maker GW Pharmaceuticals is seeking permission to sell its purified form of an ingredient found in cannabis […]

Is kratom safe? Risks and effects – Medical News Today
14 Mar
12:36

Is kratom safe? Risks and effects – Medical News Today

Kratom is a plant that grows in Southeast Asia. Its leaves have psychotropic and opioid-like pain-relieving effects. People living in areas where kratom grows sometimes use it to treat diarrhea, pain, cough, and fatigue. People living in the United States have shown increasing interest in using this substance as an […]

Cannabis for the Non-Stoner: 11 of the Best CBD Products to Try Right Now – Forbes
13 Mar
8:15

Cannabis for the Non-Stoner: 11 of the Best CBD Products to Try Right Now – Forbes

I used to pop Aleve as if they were Tic Tacs. Three at a time, four at a time—whatever would get the job done. And if that meant taking 15 gel caps a day so be it. Liver be damned. You see, I experienced my first “episode” at 31. I […]

Police issue warning after seizing $1.7 million of pot edibles – Digital Journal
08 Mar
10:04

Police issue warning after seizing $1.7 million of pot edibles – Digital Journal

The seizure of the illegal cannabis products began on February 28 when police observed a suspect making a suspicious transaction at a commercial building in the area of Keele Street and Steeles Avenue West. The suspect was arrested after he was found to be in possession of $6,000 and 400 […]

Cannabis improves symptoms of Crohn’s disease despite having no effect on gut inflammation – EurekAlert
08 Mar
10:17

Cannabis improves symptoms of Crohn’s disease despite having no effect on gut inflammation – EurekAlert

(Vienna, October 22, 2018) In the first study of its kind, cannabis oil has been shown to significantly improve the symptoms of Crohn’s disease and the quality of life of sufferers but, contrary to previous medical thinking, has no effect on gut inflammation. In a randomised, placebo-controlled study, researchers from […]