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  • FDA Notifies Public About Recall Of CBD Product That Tested High For Lead

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is publicizing a voluntary recall of a CBD product, notifying consumers about potentially high levels of lead in a batch of tinctures that were tested by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

    The federal agency reported on Friday that Summitt Labs, which produces a wide range of hemp-derived cannabidiol products, voluntarily pulled a batch of its Kore Organic watermelon tincture after the state agriculture department conducted a test on a random sample and found high levels of lead, which when ingested can cause various symptoms such as pain, nausea and kidney damage. (more…)

  • Dog CBD Treatment

    Study Finds Arthritic Dogs Benefit from CBD Treatment

    A recent study published in the journal Pain found that CBD treatment for dogs with osteoarthritis was beneficial in 9 out of 10 cases.

    A recent study by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine in collaboration with Medterra CBD found nine out of 10 dogs with osteoarthritis benefitted from CBD treatment. The study, published in the journal Pain, found the cannabinoid treatment reduced production in both inflammatory molecules and immune cells linked to arthritis, suggesting the study could support future scientific evaluation of CBD for human arthritis. (more…)

  • CBD, Hemp, legal

    The CBD Industry Is Here To Stay

    The CBD Industry Is Here To Stay

    Hemp legalization has solidified that products containing cannabidiol (CBD) aren’t going away. Last February, Stephen Hahn, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), acknowledged that it was “a fool’s game” to attempt to pull hemp-derived CBD products off the market.

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  • CBD oil, lab testing, quality

    CBD Oil vs. Hemp Oil: What’s the Difference?

    CBD Oil vs. Hemp Oil: What’s the Difference?

    For many consumers, cannabis plays a significant role in the treatment of medical conditions and managing general well-being. As a result, certain products have seen a rapid increase in popularity in recent years.

    But while awareness of these products is at an all-time high, false or misleading information continues to cause confusion, and creates an unnecessary barrier for consumers who want to experiment with, or try different products. (more…)

  • Health and Wellness with Terpenes

    Recently while we were in Washington, D.C. engaging with stakeholders, we kept on being asked, “What are terpenes?”  The short answer: they are the main producer of scent from plants. The long answer: specific plants create certain smells that are unique to natural compounds. When a botanical such as lavender or sage is distilled and concentrated, you can create an individual terpene. Isolated terpenes have a wide range of natural primitive health and wellness benefits to help people live a better quality of life.

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  • Frequently Asked CBD Questions

    What are the benefits of using CBD?

    CBD, regardless of whether it is sourced from Hemp or Cannabis, has outstanding health and wellness benefits that can be used to supplement everyday needs. The most common and most celebrated healing properties are associated with pain relief, anti-inflammation, sleep deprivation, sunburn, muscle spasticity, mood enhancement, high levels of stress, and boosting immune systems. Scholarly articles and accredited medical studies are largely increasing through state and federal funding to expand on the medicinal values interweaved in this miracle plant.

    What is the difference between Isolate, Broad Spectrum and Full Spectrum CBD?

    CBD is a specific cannabinoid botanical compound found in industrial hemp. Full Spectrum CBD is derived from hemp and is non-psychoactive. It contains contains terpenes, essential oils, and other cannabinoids from the plant, and has less than .03% THC, qualifying it legal in all 50 states. Full Spectrum products do contain trace amounts of THC. (more…)

  • Does Hemp Contain CBD?

    In Short: Yes, it does.

    Unsurprisingly, there is a lot of confusion around the issue of hemp and CBD.  This is in part due to the gray area of CBD legality and also a general misunderstanding about CBD in the mind of the general public.  So, the aim of this post is to help you become a better consumer and discern amongst the wide variety of products available in retails stores and even the largest of online stores, Amazon.

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  • Is Hemp-Derived CBD Legal? Mitch McConnell Thinks it Ought to Be.

    Farm Bill Amendment Passes in Senate. Upcoming House Vote Could End All Controversy Regarding Hemp-Derived CBD.

    There was some very exciting news over the past few weeks concerning hemp and CBD.  With the full support of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the Senate voted overwhelmingly (86-11) to approve an amendment to the Farm Bill that would officially recognize Hemp as legal to grow and cultivate in all U.S. States and territories.  Even more promising, against a huge public outcry, the Senate committee opted to ignore language that would have carved out hemp derivatives, such as CBD extracts and hemp-derived CBD, as illegal and still subject to the Controlled Substances Act. While the House still needs to approve the Bill before it goes into law, the lopsided support in favor of the bill bodes well for its chances of being approved by Congress.  

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