Category: CBD News

  • CBD News Roundup: Fibromyalgia Patients Are Replacing Medications with CBD

    CBD News Roundup: Fibromyalgia Patients Are Replacing Medications with CBD

    Here’s the latest CBD news: Almost three quarters of fibromyalgia sufferers indicated on a survey that they have used CBD to replace medications. Rapid Therapeutic Science Laboratories will soon submit a new drug application to the FDA for a CBD inhaler. A study explores the anti-nausea effects of THC and CBD in various cannabis strains. […]

  • CBD News Roundup: NFL to Commit $1 Million in Grants for CBD and Cannabis Research

    CBD News Roundup: NFL to Commit $1 Million in Grants for CBD and Cannabis Research

    Here’s the latest CBD news: A few months after calling for more high-quality CBD research, the NFL will now issue $1 million in grants to CBD studies focusing on pain management. Personal care giant Colgate-Palmolive has just filed a patent for a CBD-based antiperspirant. Canadian bioscience company Lexaria has completed the testing phase of a […]

  • CBD News Roundup: USA CBD Expo Comes to Atlanta

    CBD News Roundup: USA CBD Expo Comes to Atlanta

    Here’s the latest CBD news: The nation’s largest CBD expo kicks off their return from the pandemic in Atlanta. Zynerba Pharmaceuticals presents results from a sleep study testing their transdermal CBD product, ZYN002. A Leafreport investigation points to alarming disparities between actual delta-8/delta-9 THC levels and label claims in delta-8 THC products.  Table of Contents […]

  • Just Keep Running: How CBD Saved Ashlee Powers’ Running Career

    Just Keep Running: How CBD Saved Ashlee Powers’ Running Career

    Every so often, we take a short break from CBD research, news, and product/brand reviews to focus on particularly inspiring success stories. When we heard about the transformative effects of CBD on nationally ranked distance runner Ashlee Powers, owner of Ashlee’s Powers CBD brand, we knew we had to find out more about her journey […]

  • CBD Sleep Mask Objectively Proven to Reduce Sprinkles

    CBD Sleep Mask Objectively Proven to Reduce Sprinkles

    Here’s the latest CBD News: Innocan Pharma’s CBD-based sleep mask has been proven by a clinical trial to reduce wrinkles.  A prominent cannabis distributor acquires Green Roads, a CBD industry leader. A study finds that CBD can address drug-related behaviors in cocaine-addicted mice. Table of Contents CBD Sleep Mask Objectively Proven to Reduce Wrinkles Valens […]

  • CBD News Roundup: Study Links CBD/THC Exposure to Poor Response to Prozac

    CBD News Roundup: Study Links CBD/THC Exposure to Poor Response to Prozac

    Here’s the latest CBD news: Indiana University researchers found that CBD/THC administered to pregnant mice was detected in the embryos, and that effects could interfere with Prozac. House spending bills accepted this week aim to protect immigrants and veterans from being denied citizenship or home loans because of marijuana use (or employment in the cannabis […]

  • CBD News Roundup: Temple University Testing Synthetic CBD-Based Drug for Chemo-Related Pain

    CBD News Roundup: Temple University Testing Synthetic CBD-Based Drug for Chemo-Related Pain

    Here’s the latest CBD News: Temple University researchers are testing their synthetic CBD compound (KLS-13019) for chemotherapy-related pain. Biotech developer Enveric Biosciences has been approved to test a CBD product for glioma, a form of brain cancer. The first smart CBD vending machine with age verification and touchless payment hits the market. Table of Contents […]

  • Spotlight on Essentia Pura, Europe’s Premier CBD Wholesaler

    Spotlight on Essentia Pura, Europe’s Premier CBD Wholesaler

    Founded in 2019, Essentia Pura is a wholesale CBD manufacturing and supply company based out of Europe. Though they also work in medicinal herbs and spices, which are extracted from their native plants using the same process as Essentia Pura’s CBD products (supercritical CO2 – more on that below), the company largely specializes in a […]

  • New Cannabis Act to Allow CBD as Dietary Supplement

    New Cannabis Act to Allow CBD as Dietary Supplement

    Here’s the latest CBD News:  Legislation proposed by Senator Chuck Schumer would federally legalize cannabis and regulate CBD as a dietary supplement. A University of Arizona study found that terpenes in cannabis plants can mirror the effects of cannabinoids in mice.  Biotech developer Catalent, Inc. and JOS Pharmaceuticals will team up to develop and test […]

  • Study: Year-Over-Year CBD Prices Have Dropped

    Study: Year-Over-Year CBD Prices Have Dropped

    Here’s the latest CBD news: A recent Leafreport investigation points to lower, but extremely varied prices across CBD brands. A weight loss product made with cannabinoid precursors called “varin compounds” was found to stimulate weight loss in 100 of 100 trial participants. Drug developer Receptor Life Sciences has been given clearance by the FDA to […]