Category: CBD News

  • CBD News Roundup: Congress Approves CBD Regulation Amendment

    CBD News Roundup: Congress Approves CBD Regulation Amendment

    Here’s the latest CBD news: A bill introduced by Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-OR) to regulate cannabidiol was approved. Dosage consistency and potency are both improved in CBD beverages made with proprietary technology from Pressure Biosciences. A CBD product developed by Lexaria Bioscience Corp. lowered blood pressure among trial participants to a statistically significant degree and […]

  • Radicle Science Kicks Off Large, Cross-Brand CBD Study

    Radicle Science Kicks Off Large, Cross-Brand CBD Study

    Here’s the latest CBD news: Healthtech specialists Radical Science will study health and wellness effects of products from 13 CBD brands. Kentucky-based Cornbread Hemp is calling out brands who source CBD from outside the flower. A new study shows near-identical pharmacological effects of synthetic versus natural CBD.  Table of Contents Radicle Science Kicks Off Large, […]

  • Five CBD Launches Sour Gummies Amidst Redesign

    Five CBD Launches Sour Gummies Amidst Redesign

    Here’s the latest CBD news: Five CBD has revamped their packaging design and unveiled a new sour CBD gummy. Charlotte’s Web’s new dietary ingredient (NDI) notification for their full-spectrum hemp extract is denied by the FDA. A new study finds that CBD can offset some of the adverse effects of non-CBD epilepsy medications. Table of […]

  • USA CBD Expo Is Heading To Chicago

    USA CBD Expo Is Heading To Chicago

    The largest CBD and hemp event in the Americas, USA CBD Expo, is gearing up for its next show in Chicago. After their “post-pandemic” return in April of this year, when USA CBD Expo kicked off a successful show in Atlanta, they’re confident they can do it again in one of the nation’s more cannabis-friendly […]

  • Study: CBD Reduces ‘Emotional Exhaustion and Burnout’

    Study: CBD Reduces ‘Emotional Exhaustion and Burnout’

    Here’s the latest CBD News: In a new clinical trial, CBD reduced signs of emotional exhaustion and burnout in frontline workers treating COVID-19 patients. Green Roads CBD can now distribute products In japan, thanks to third-party distribution deal CBD industry frontrunner Balanced Health Botanicals has been acquired by Village Farms International for $75 million.  Table […]

  • Meet the National Hemp Association

    Meet the National Hemp Association

    The National Hemp Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to progressing the state of industrial hemp cultivation and processing in the United States. Established in 2011, the NHA was originally a statewide organization only (Colorado), eventually branching out to become a national organization in 2013. In service of their mission to expand and legitimize industrial […]

  • FDA Approves Application for New CBD Therapy

    FDA Approves Application for New CBD Therapy

    Here’s the latest CBD news: CardiolRX, a CBD-based drug developed to help with heart problems with or without COVID-19 complications, has had their Investigational New Drug application (IND) approved by the FDA. Epidiolex has been approved by the FDA to treat a third condition characterized by seizures called tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC).  Clinical oncologists surveyed […]

  • California Bill Would Legitimize Hemp Retail Products

    California Bill Would Legitimize Hemp Retail Products

    Here’s the latest CBD news: A bill currently passing through the California legislature would allow the retail sale of hemp products (and recently had a smokable hemp ban removed from the language). A Leafreport survey shows that half of pet owners use CBD for their pets, among other insights. UK-Based CBD Science Group gets the […]

  • Hemp Bill Passes California Legislature

    Hemp Bill Passes California Legislature

    Here’s the latest CBD news: AB-45, a California bill that would legitimize hemp in the retail space, is undergoing a final review after its passage this week. Innocan Pharma states their liposomal CBD product was successful in large animals, who showed “prolonged release of CBD.” The British Medical Journal publishes clinical guidelines for doctors working […]

  • CannVerify: The CBD Consumer Protection Wizards

    CannVerify: The CBD Consumer Protection Wizards

    Most major CBD brands are now providing QR codes on their product packaging for third-party lab report access, but few of them are taking advantage of the blockchain-based, anti-counterfeit system created by CannVerify. For the first time since we’ve been a publication, we recently found a CBD product from Cornbread Hemp containing a seal with […]