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CBD in Recovery: Fact & Fiction

CBD in Recovery: Fact & Fiction

Many in the recovery community are unsure or confused about whether they can use cannabidiol (CBD) products and remain sober. I have been in recovery and sober for almost twelve years and active in a 12-Step program, but I still find myself cautious about new products and information. Related: How to Use CBD to Quit Smoking...

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THC vs CBD Vaping in the Wake of the Vaping Crisis

THC vs CBD Vaping in the Wake of the Vaping Crisis

Cannabis vaping gained a bad reputation in the last six months or so. The global cannabis vape market is still expanding, but its growth has been affected by the U.S. vape crisis. Related: Vaping Crisis — Is Cannabis Vaping Still Safe? Politicians and journalists around the world blamed cannabis vaping for the health crisis that affected...

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Vaping Crisis — Is Cannabis Vaping Still Safe?

Vaping Crisis — Is Cannabis Vaping Still Safe?

The vaping industry took a huge hit last year when the vaping crisis affected more than 2,500 people in the United States. The cannabis vaping sector in particular also took a huge hit because it wasn’t, and still may not be, considered safe anymore. In August of 2019, many patients who presented breathing difficulties ended...

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FDA and WHO Statements on Safety of CBD — Featuring Dr. Scott Shannon

FDA and WHO Statements on Safety of CBD — Featuring Dr. Scott Shannon

Although cannabidiol (CBD) has been declared safe for human consumption by the World Health Organization (WHO), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently published a statement claiming the popular cannabinoid might cause you harm. So now the safety of CBD is suddenly being questioned. Related: The Dangers of Marijuana Consumption CBD is gaining popularity in...

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Understanding Types of Cannabis Seeds

Understanding Types of Cannabis Seeds

Whether you’re a collector or a grower, it helps to understand the basics of cannabis seeds. So, here’s a brief guide to what you need to know. Related: The History of Cannabis Cultivation There are two key parts to cannabis seeds, genetics plus growing style. The genetics indicate what you can expect from a plant once...

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How Athletes Use Cannabis in Professional Sports

How Athletes Use Cannabis in Professional Sports

There’s a revolution going on in the world of professional sports. This revolution is not televised or advertised, and you won’t read about it in your Sunday paper, but it’s happening right now. All around the world, professional athletes are turning to cannabis and cannabis-based products to improve their performance. Now, you might be wondering...

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How Medical Marijuana Helps Older People With Their Ailments

How Medical Marijuana Helps Older People With Their Ailments

Due to long-term damage to their bodies, older people will always have more health issues than younger people. It’s a part of life. Most health-care costs are borne by the elderly. Taking multiple prescription drugs is common, often with many side effects attached. Medical marijuana might help older people to combat their ailments without experiencing...

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Medical Cannabis Patients Propelled the Global Discussion

Medical Cannabis Patients Propelled the Global Discussion

How medical cannabis patients propelled the global discussion forward with great force. By: Herbert M. Green The floodgates are open! The train has left the station. The genie is out of the bottle and there’s no way of putting it back. The cannabis legalisation wave’s momentum is, after decades of inertia, unstoppable. But, who do...

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How to Use CBD to Quit Smoking — Is CBD the Solution?

How to Use CBD to Quit Smoking — Is CBD the Solution?

Quitting smoking is hard, and the science behind why it’s so difficult to quit smoking is crystal clear: Nicotine is addictive. According to the World Health Organization(WHO), more than 1.1 billion people smoke globally. That is why smoking is the world’s leading preventable cause of death. So, how can you use cannabidiol (CBD) to quit...

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5 Ways CBD Can Help With Endometriosis

5 Ways CBD Can Help With Endometriosis

In recent years, there have been a lot of studies on the positive health effects of cannabidiol (CBD). And, as it turns out, there are a lot of conditions that CBD can help with. In this article, I am going to go over the five ways that CBD can help with endometriosis. I recall speaking...