CBD In The News

Ace and the Desert Dog

Ok, we admit… This video has nothing to do with CBD’s. If you love your dog, hiking, or the outdoors as much as we do, though, and have ten minutes to spare we guarantee that this video will bring a smile to your face! We were lucky enough to view this short movie about a […]

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Charlotte Figi: A Child’s CBD Story

Charlotte Figi, born in 2006, was a normally developing infant until the age of 3 months when she had her first seizure. This was just the beginning of her tumultuous bout with Dravet Syndrome which resulted in increasingly regular seizures and lengthy hospital stays. By age 5, Charlotte’s parents Matt and Paige had exhausted their medical […]

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta: a Neurosurgeon’s View on Cannabis

Dr. Sanjay Gupta is a neurosurgeon as well as CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondant. For years Dr. Gupta was a vocal advocate AGAINST Cannabis and it’s medical benefits even writing an article for Time magazine titled “Why I Would Vote No on Pot” in 2009. Incredibly, he made a full turnaround after doing further research and […]

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Cannabinoid Charts

This Cannabinoid Wheel shows a variety of different photo-cannabinoids that occur in Cannabis as well as some of the various benefits that have been reported.   The chart below shows similar data in a different format.

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U.S. Government Patents CBD as Neuro-protectants and Anti-oxidants

U.S. Patent #6630507 on Cannabidiol In 2003 The U.S. Government under the Department of Health and Human Services patented the beneficial effects of CBD as a neurological-protectant as well as an anti-oxidant. It states, “It has surprisingly been found that cannabidiol and other cannabinoids can function as neuroprotectants” and supports the claim with many case studies […]

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Hemp Defended in U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Hemp Industries Association USA LLC vs. Drug Enforcement Administration In 2004 the DEA went head to head with Hemp Industries including Dr. Bronners, Hemp Oil Canada, Ruth’s Hemp Foods, and more for their use of hemp seeds and hemp oil in products. Citing the fact that concentrations of THC constitute the difference between Marijuana and […]

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“Cannabidiol: Barriers to Research and Potential Medical Benefits”

The Biology and Potential Therapeutic Effects of Cannabidiol A case that brings up significant preliminary research supporting the potential therapeutic value of CBD While it is not yet sufficient to support drug approval, it highlights the need for rigorous clinical research in this area. Dr. Nora Volkow shared the National Institute of Health’s views on Cannabidiol in […]

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