• The effect of cannabidiol on dogs

    The effect of cannabidiol on dogs0

    Cannabidiol (CBD) is believed to be effective not only for humans but also for their pet companions. Dogs are the second target group to benefit from the health benefits of CBD, the non-intoxicating drug in cannabis. Humans use CBD for symptoms and illnesses of all kinds and severity, as well as for relaxation purposes, and some studies show CBD work in the same way for in dogs.

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  • The potential market for CBD producers in Mexico

    The potential market for CBD producers in Mexico0

    Stuart Titus of Medical Marijuana believes there is enormous potential for the Mexico’s cannabis market. The company, which has HempMeds as subsidiary, conducted a stability study on their RSHO-X product, the first cannabis-derived supplement approved for importation by the Mexican government. It proved to be stable in several climatic regions even under stressful conditions of heat and humidity.

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  • CBD: Miracle product or miracle marketing?

    CBD: Miracle product or miracle marketing?0

    Laws that allow the use of hemp products with THC content not exceeding 0.3% have prompted the rise of CBD. It lacks the psychoactive effects of THC, but it provides several therapeutic benefits on its own. The industry for this cannabis compound has exploded and just about every consumer goods you can think of exist in a CBD-infused version. Still, its effects remain largely unverified.

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  • Imaging study reveals effects of CBD on the brain

    Imaging study reveals effects of CBD on the brain0

    An imaging study on the effects of THC and CBD on the brain was just published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology. THC is mostly presented as a benign or positive substance. However, it can have psychotic and other negative effects on people who consume excessive amounts or whose brain chemistry reacts poorly. CBD appears to buffer the user against some of the acute effects of THC on the brain.

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  • CBD now endorsed by high-profile athletes

    CBD now endorsed by high-profile athletes0

    CBD continues to be endorsed by higher-profile athletes, including Rob Gronkowski and Mike Tyson. Meanwhile, tennis star John Isner joins the fray. This is an important development for the CBD industry’s expansion to a highly visible and active athlete in a non-impact sport. Football players, boxers and MMA fighters are now well-established CBD advocates.

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  • Willie Nelson beats Martha Stewart in getting CBD pet care products on the market

    Willie Nelson beats Martha Stewart in getting CBD pet care products on the market0

    In February, Martha Stewart drew a great deal of attention when she announced she would develop a CBD pet care line in collaboration with Canopy Growth. However, it has not materialized. Willie Nelson is actually the first major celebrity to go beyond announcements. His Willie’s Rescue pet care line debuted at the SuperZoo pet industry trade show last August.

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