WAUSAU, WI (WSAU-WAOW) CBD is now being added into drinks at bars across the state, including in Wausau.
One of the owners of Dalyâ€™s in downtown Wausau said customers have been intrigued by the new addition to the menu. â€śPeople are interested in having CBD with their cocktail,â€ť Tee Daly told WAOW-TV.
The trend started after hemp was legalized as an industrial crop in Wisconsin.CBD oil is a hemp product, and can contain trace amounts of THC,which is also found in marijuana. However, CBD oil doesnâ€™t cause a high like marijuana does.
The Great Dane is also serving CBD beverages, including beer. â€śThe owners, I know, believe in the benefits of CBD,â€ť said General Manager Corey Young.
One scientist said that CBD can help with anxiety, sleep and inflammation. But the studies on human use are still limited. CBD isÂ not regulated like other drugs. Like any crop, hemp can be contaminated by pesticides, heavy metals and mold.She suggest asking about the CBD being used to ensure its quality. Both Dalyâ€™s and the Great Dane said they work with suppliers to make sure their CBD is up to standards.