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Senators demand action from FDA on CBD guidelines

A group of U.S. Senators is pushing to get CBD regulation from the FDA to put an end to the heap of unregulated hemp products still influtrating the marketplace.  Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) advised that “Consumers need and deserve guidance. So do manufacturers and hemp growers. That is why I am calling on the FDA to establish a regulatory framework as it has promised

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1 in 7 Americans use CBD – Aug 2019

A new Gallup poll finds that 1 in 7 Americans use CBD. Additionally, the poll established that people from all demographics and regions are incorporating CBD products into their wellness routine. The data released in early August 2019 shows the primary age group of CBD users is adults younger than 30 and the primary region associated with CBD use is the Western U.S, likely

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The history of the hemp plant

The hemp plant has come a long way in the United States, from versatile and sustainable crop, to Scheduled I banned substance, and it’s modern day resurgence in the wellness industry. Medical Marijuna Inc. details hemp’s long history in America, it’s uses, and misunderstandings.  This is a great read about one of the oldest plants to be cultivated by human civilization, and how laws

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How the Hemp Plant May be able to Save the Honey Bees

As the bee population continues to decrease, a recent study from Colorado State University suggests that the hemp plant could save the bee population. Currently, bees pollinate about 1/3 of the global food supply. Researchers say that during the late blooming season where other plants become scarce, bees are able to pollinate hemp as an alternative. Since pollination makes food production possible, researchers are

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CBD Sales Anticipated to Reach $20 Billion by 2024

A new market report from BDS Analytics, a leading cannabis researcher, says that the sales of CBD products will jump from $1.9 billion (2018) to $20 billion in the next 5 years. CBD products were responsible for 11% of all total dispensary sales in 2018. According to the CEO of BDS Analytics, CBD is going from a cannabis sub-category into an industry of its own. BDS

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Expand Your Knowledge of CBD With These Books

Perhaps no other product has more momentum in the weed sphere right now than CBD. It’s in crystal form, edible form, vape form, it’s everywhere now, even in gas stations. A lot of what we learn from CBD is from the very people who are pushing these products. That’s not to say CBD and its many benefits are hoaxes; it’s just that you’ll need

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How Long Does It Take For CBD Oil To Kick In

I bet former hippies are rejoicing worldwide at the fact that cannabis is now starting to become accepted as a legitimate medicine, with more and more stigmas breaking down each day. No longer is being a self-declared ganja puffer the mark of a social pariah; in fact, your aunt with arthritis might be experimenting with cannabis at this very moment. Not everyone wants the

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TSA Updates Marijuana Rules To Allow Hemp-Derived CBD On Flights

The TSA updated it’s cannabis policy recently to allow hemp-derived CBD products on flights! This comes five months after the signing of the 2018 Farm Bill federally legalizing hemp and declassifying it as a Schedule I drug. TSA also clarified that marijuana/THC products are nationally prohibited on planes. Because the TSA is governed by Federal law, the legal local laws over marijuana don’t apply.

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How Long Until CBD Is Gone from My System

How Long Until CBD Is Gone from My System With the increasing sophistication of drug testing and ubiquity of CBD, many are curious as to just how long CBD stays in your system. It’s a good question to ask even if you aren’t going to be drug tested. The more you know about what you put into your body, the better. CBD is a

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