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posted Jan 30, 2018, 3:39 AM by Scott Salisbury
Daily update  January 30, 2018
Physical therapy office in Vermont uses cannabidiol to treat pain
WILLISTON, Vt. (WCAX) -- Some wellness centers are turning to natural products to treat their patients. RehabGYM in Williston, Vermont treats its patients who are suffering from pain with balms made with cannabidiol, also known as CBD. The compound is found in marijuana but won't get a patient high.
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Valley delegate introduces bill expanding the uses of medical cannabis oil
Valley delegate Ben Cline brought bill HB 1251 to the House of Delegates in Richmond, which would allow doctors to prescribe non-hallucinogenic THC-A and cannabidiol (CBD) oil for any diagnosed condition or disease the doctor believes it could help. It was approved by Subcommittee #1 and by the ...
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Wichita shop selling CBD oil shut down by state, owner says
A Wichita shop that sells CBD -- or cannabidiol oil says the state has shut them down. CBD oil comes from industrial hemp, which contains a trace amount of THC. The owner of the business, CBD American Shaman Wichita -- located in the 400 block of West Central -- says the state served his shop ...
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North American Cannabis Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:USMJ) To Exhibit Sports Nutrition Line
North American Cannabis Holdings Inc (OTCMKTS:USMJ) reported that the firm will join Puration Inc (OTCMKTS:PURA) to exhibit the EVERx Cannabidiol Infused Sports Nutrition Offerings at Arnold Schwarzenegger's upcoming Annual Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio. This event is planned ...
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Legal Overview of CBD in the United States
Both cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are cannabinoids—chemical compounds—that can be extracted from Cannabis sativa L. Even though their chemical structures are similar, CBD and THC target different receptors in humans, thus carrying out different functions. The well-known ...
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Trying cannabis for anxiety? Here's why less is more
Of these compounds, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol) have the greatest name recognition, in part because they're often listed by milligram on packaging of cannabis commercially marketed for use. These “cannabinoids” impact our state-of-mind and sense of well-being. In our brain ...
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Request would extend CBD oil program for 34 ill Idaho kids for another year
Last week, legislation was introduced in a House committee to legalize the use of CBD oil, also known as cannabidiol, for medical use in Idaho. Lawmakers passed legislation in 2015 to allow parents to use CBD oil to treat ill children, but Otter vetoed it, citing concerns about expanding the use of illegal ...
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Army warns troops about potentially dangerous vaping oils
According to officials, soldiers from Fort Bragg and Marines from Camp Lejeune have reported several adverse health effects believed to be caused by vaping products that are marketed as containing cannabidiol, or CBD, oil. Womack Army Medical Center on Fort Bragg and the Naval Medical Center at ...
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'This is the only thing that helps': Writer Kirsten reveals how cannabis oil eases her agony
But rather than continuing to take the strong painkillers doctors had prescribed which came with debilitating side effects, Kirsten followed a different route and decided to try a vaporiser which contains cannabidiol, also known as CBD. The oil is legally sold in the UK. Kirsten believes the oil is the most ...
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Cannabis-derived epilepsy drug on the horzion
A pharmaceutical formulation of purified cannabidiol (CBD), a cannabinoid without euphoric side effects, is expected to launch in the second half of this year. The New Drug Application for Epidiolex (GW Pharmaceuticals) was accepted in December by FDA for 2 rare forms of epilepsy, and the agency ...
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