Category Archives: CBD News

Charlotte’s Web: How a 6-Year-Old Revolutionized the Cannabis Industry

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It all started with a little girl whose family was on the verge of giving up – a little girl who changed the cannabis culture as it stands today. Her very existence and the medical needs she brought attention to give a new perspective to the scientific and medical community. What started as a desperate […]

All Legal (Rick Simpson Hemp Oil) Pure – Strong

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You may have heard of Rick Simpson hemp oil. An essential oil derived from cannabis plants, it is rich in the cannabinoid tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and, according to Rick Simpson and many others, has cured their cancer. Does it really work? Anecdotal evidence clearly points in that direction. Unfortunately, because of the stigma surrounding cannabis and […]

Whoopi and Maya (Medical Cannabis) Goldberg Got That Good

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Whoopi Goldberg Marijuana Products for Women Marijuana has been an important part of Whoopi Goldberg’s life recently, helping her dull the pain of menstrual cramps and combating glaucoma headaches. Now, the Oscar-winning star of Ghost is lending her name and her financial might to a new medical Whoopi Goldberg marijuana venture designed entirely for women. […]

Alaska News Anchor Who Quit Live On Air Now Facing 54 Years in Jail

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Charlo Greene – whose real name is Charlene Egbe – was a reporter who worked for KTVA. She memorably resigned from the station on live television after announcing that she was the owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club, which was the subject of her report. She is now facing criminal drug charges that could see […]

The Facebook Marijuana Content Crackdown Controversy

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If you’re in the legal marijuana business and you’re looking to use social media as an outlet to educate your audience, you might want to think again. Want to post something  to Facebook marijuana related? You might be out of luck. Earlier this year, the social media giant began a huge suppression on most companies […]

Epileptics’ Hopes Ride On Zynerba Pharmaceuticals For New Treatment

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Phase Two of their cannabidiol (CBD) gel for the treatment of patients with adult epilepsy has begun. Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, a pharmaceutical company specializing in the development of synthetic cannabinoid treatments, announced on the first of August that it had begun phase two clinical trials  of its CBD gel ZYN002. The gel has been developed to […]

New Option For Canadian Users of Medical Marijuana: Homegrown Cannabis

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Patients can now grow a “limited amount” of cannabis for medicinal purposes at home in Canada under new laws. The change came about after the Federal Court deemed the old rules unconstitutional. It’s all go north of the border. Expanded rules, due to come into effect later this month (August 24th), have granted Canadian medical […]

The Clinton Marijuana Dilemma

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With the former New York senator’s designs on taking the White House, she might need to start taking legalization seriously. We’ve previously written about the generally positive outlook on marijuana shared by the four main presidential candidates: Clinton, Trump, Gary Johnson, and Jill Stein. Secretary Clinton is on record as saying that, if she achieves […]