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Cannabidiol Oil-Brewing "Nuns" Prepare for Battle

Cannabidiol Oil-Brewing "Nuns" Prepare for Battle

It’s not quite the classic tale of the nuns fighting to save the monastery but rather a modern spin on that tale: two “women of the cloth” taking a courageous stand against the city council of Merced, California in the hopes of keeping their humble business intact. But that humble...

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70% of Marijuana Extract Products Incorrectly Label CBD Dosage

70% of Marijuana Extract Products Incorrectly Label CBD Dosage

The benefits of CBD oil have been widely documented for its ability to reduce pain, inflammation and even seizures in children but what happens when the bottle you buy does not contain the amount of CBD oil advertised on the label? Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of...

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Cannabinoids Can Now Be Created in a Week Through Bioengineering

Cannabinoids Can Now Be Created in a Week Through Bioengineering

The volatile and rapidly moving cannabis industry presents unique challenges to innovation but that hasn’t slowed Canadian biotech company Hyasynth. Thinking outside the box (and the planter), they’ve devised a ground breaking way of cultivating cannabinoids that doesn’t require growing a plant. Their process also bypasses synthetic chemistry in favor...

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CBD Oil Approved by the WADA and International Olympic Committee

CBD Oil Approved by the WADA and International Olympic Committee

Cannabidiol, better known as CBD oil, is a non-psychoactive compound in marijuana that has long been touted for its medicinal uses. The anti-inflammatory, pain killing and anti-spasmodic effects of the compound are commonly used to treat a whole host of disorders including seizures, chronic pain and brain injuries. CBD oil...

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Marijuana Testing Relies on One Government-Sanctioned Farm

Marijuana Testing Relies on One Government-Sanctioned Farm

As the current political climate in the U.S. renders it impossible to ignore a growing anti-establishment sentiment, it’s important to keep in mind how deep the roots of that establishment have grown. For anyone who’s been keeping abreast of modern politics it will come as no surprise that marijuana testing...

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Medical Weed Should Replace Painkillers in Professional Sports

Medical Weed Should Replace Painkillers in Professional Sports

Advocacy for medical weed may be opening minds, but the highly lucrative industry of professional sports seems keen to hold a steadfast prohibitionary stance in spite of a growing vocal outcry from players both past and current. Just a few weeks ago we referenced former NFL legend Jim McMahon’s public...

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