Tag Archives: medical cannabis

CBD for Pain – Does it work?

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is making headlines for its historic successes in treating epilepsy.  Only recently did the FDA approve a pure CBD drug to treat rare forms of the disease for children over 2 years old.  However, while this monstrosity of a chronic condition certainly deserves our attention, CBD used to be famous for more […]

Mexico’s CBD Laws – Paving the way for the rest of the health world

Mexico gets a bad rap when it comes to drugs.  We immediately think of the merciless cartels and notoriously corrupt police department.  Living in America, media trains us to believe in a river a Mexican drugs flowing north across the boarders.  However, recent policy changes are turning these preconceived notions on their heads.  Back in […]

May CBD News

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  Everyday is a new day in the progressive and ever changing landscape of CBD.  Almost every part of the country has headline making CBD news this month.  Here are a few of the prominent headlines: California CBD News – Brewery ordered to stop brewing CBD infused beer (San Francisco Chronicle) – Black Hammer Brewery […]

FDA panel unanimously recommends Epidiolex, CBD drug for epilepsy

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Cannabidiol is going mainstream with two CBD drugs getting the green light from the FDA.  Epidiolex, is a 98% pure, botanical origin CBD drug proving effective for treatment of epilepsy.  Specifically, the Dravet and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome versions.  This is not the first time the FDA has given permissions to a CBD drug.  Back in 2015, […]

FDA “fast-tracks” CBD drug for newborns

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Surprise!  Despite the pro-cannabis public scorn, the FDA is not as anti-cannabinoids as one may think.  Contrarily, the FDA addresses the questions and pressures about CBD products readily.  While there is no branded “FDA CBD drug” there has been historic progress regarding just that.  The FDA is in agreement with pre-clinical trials for CBD treatment […]