The FDA and DSHEA – Federal Regulations So Far

  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates both finished dietary supplement products and dietary ingredients, including CBD, under a different set of regulations than those covering conventional foods and drug products. These ...

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Cannabis, The Endocannabinoid System, And Good Health

Cannabis has a profound influence on the human body. This single herb and its variety of therapeutic compounds seem to affect every aspect of human bodies and minds. How is this possible? The Endogenous Cannabinoid System (ECS), is possibly the most ...

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CBD for Fibromyalgia

Condition:        Fibromyalgia Recent research has demonstrated that the human body’s natural inflammatory response could play a major part in the development of fibromyalgia. Clinical studies have found ...

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The “Wild West” of the CBD Industry is About to be Tamed?

The FDA is planning to regulate the CBD industry in the very near future, and this regulatory action will likely represent the groundwork for national cannabis law. Between federal legalization of industrial hemp, accomplished through the 2018 Farm ...

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CBD For MS

Condition: Multiple Sclerosis “Multiple Sclerosis is an undeniably destructive force. To various degrees, which change from patient to patient, the disease picks apart bodies, careers, and relationships, intent on scrambling the numberless ...

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CBD for Insomnia

Condition: Insomnia People who live with insomnia get short sleep on a regular basis. As a result, the symptoms of sleep deprivation persist for a period of days to years. These symptoms are disruptive to all aspects of daily life, and worsen with ...

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Historical perspective: CBD is not new

“For the relief of certain kinds of pain, I believe, there is no more useful medicine than Cannabis within our reach,” wrote Sir John Russell Reynolds, neurologist, epilepsy research pioneer, and physician to Queen Victoria back in 1859. In fact, ...

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Concentration Level

One of the variables to take into consideration when evaluating CBD products is potency. CBD potency specifically refers to how strong it is. If a CBD extract is rated at 300mg, it’s going to be about half as strong (potent) as the same amount of ...

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Pets Need Love Too!

Until recently, the best-known compound in cannabis was delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the compound that gives marijuana its psychoactive properties. THC creates a mind-altering "high" when smoked or used in cooking because it breaks down when ...

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5 Important Facts About Patent 6630507

Ever since the Nixon Administration made cannabis a wholly prohibited Schedule I substance in 1970, politicians and various groups have petitioned for a schedule change. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) sent a letter to U.S. senators ...

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