Oklahoma Governer Supports Cannabidiol (CBD) but Turns Down Medical Marijuana Initiative

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Green the Vote failed to gather the approximately 123,000 signatures necessary to add the medical marijuana issue to the November ballot. The organization gathered 70,266 signatures. Their initiative would have added an article to the Oklahoma Constitution to allow marijuana use if prescribed by a …

Why CBD Isolate is More Profitable for your CBD Business

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In 2016, the demand for CBD continues to climb faster than ever with new research, relaxed laws, and the demand for high quality products. CBD products that are tested regularly for safety and have consistent levels of CBD will dominate the market. It is vital …

Colombia To License Medical Cannabis Use

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Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has signed legislation into law regulating the licensed production and exportation of cannabis for medicinal purposes. Under the new policy, those seeking to grow medicinal cannabis commercially or manufacturer cannabis-based medicinal products may apply with government agencies for licensure. Regulators …

2015 Year in Review of the Cannabidiol (CBD) Industry – Welcome 2016!!

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There has been tremendous progress for the medical marijuana and Cannabidiol (CBD) industry in 2015 and much more progress expected in the coming new year. Let’s look back at some of the most important developments of 2015. January 14, 2015 – Brazil liberalizes access to …

The Re-emergence of CBD – A Brief History of Cannabidiol

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In the spring of 1998, the British government licensed a company called GW Pharmaceuticals to grow cannabis and develop a precise and consistent plant extract for use in clinical trials. GW’s co-founder Geoffrey Guy, MD, was convinced—and had convinced the Home Office—that by using CBD-rich plants, …

Cannabidiol (CBD) Isolate for Anxiety Products

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Studies have shown that CBD, also known as cannabidiol, is greatly successful at treating anxiety in its various forms. It has been found in various studies that the chemical make-up of this cannabinoid actually reduces the psycho-active effects of THC, or delta-9-tetrahydrocannabidinol, (the psycho-active compound …

Dr. Mechoulam Talks About the Future of Cannabidiol (CBD) Research

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Israeli scientist Dr. Raphael Mechoulam established modern cannabis research almost single-handedly, first when he elucidated the structure of CBD (Cannabidiol)  in 1963 and then again in 1964 when he isolated and described THC. After a career in organic chemistry spanning 50 years and with numerous …

The Benefits of Pharma Grade Pure CBD Isolate

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In recent years, the trend toward maintaining a healthy body and seeking alternative and effective treatments for a range of conditions and illnesses has grown exponentially and poses an ideal opportunity to anyone wanting to get into the industry, specifically with regard to CBD. With …

Cannabidiol (CBD) reduces pediatric seizures, landmark study confirms

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Recently studies were conducted that confirmed the use of cannabidiol to treat intractable seizure disorders is not far fetched at all! Three studies by the American Epilepsy Society’s 69th Annutal Meeting in Philadelphia, December 7th, found cannabidiol cut pediatric seizures in half and completely stopped …