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Is CBD Addictive?

Is CBD Addictive?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
April 29, 2024

As with its psychoactive counterpart, the question of addictive properties is omnipresent as CBD and other cannabinoids grow in the public’s awareness. So what is the reality? The CDC cites one study that estimates 3 out of 10 users will develop marijuana use disorder, which is defined as the use and preoccupation with marijuana to ... Read more

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Does CBD Pose Any Risk to Dogs?

Does CBD Pose Any Risk to Dogs?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
April 26, 2024

CBD is generating interest for animal use as well as human use, as we have written about before. There are many potential uses for dogs, among other animals, but even though humans and dogs both stand to benefit from CBD, it may pose more of a risk to the highly sensitive bodies of our canine ... Read more

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How Much CBD Should a Beginner Use?

How Much CBD Should a Beginner Use?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
April 24, 2024

Whether you’re an old hand at hemp products, or new to them, it’s good to pay attention to the right dosage for your needs. As a beginner this leaves a lot of questions. Many products advertise their high milligram counts, but high doses (40mg and above) are not right for everyone.  When it comes to ... Read more

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What Are the Purported Benefits of Delta-8 THC?

What Are the Purported Benefits of Delta-8 THC?
Woody
Woody
April 19, 2024

Delta-8 has shot to popularity in recent years and it’s gained a reputation as somewhat of an alternative to delta-9 THC, the psychoactive  cannabinoid which produces the “high’ of marijuana. But as countless delta-8 gummies, vapes, and even smokable hemp strains have entered the market, many hemp fans are still left wondering, “What exactly is ... Read more

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Can CBD Help with Parkinson’s Disease Symptoms?

Can CBD Help with Parkinson’s Disease Symptoms?
Woody
Woody
April 17, 2024

Parkinson’s disease affects nearly 1 million Americans, making it a high visibility affliction. Many people are familiar with the symptoms: tremors, stiffness, and slow movement. Celebrities like Muhammad Ali and Michael J. Fox have gained a lot of public awareness as their struggles have been broadcast internationally. However, many people still struggle daily with symptoms ... Read more

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Potential Changes Coming to Delta-8 THC Laws in Louisiana

Potential Changes Coming to Delta-8 THC Laws in Louisiana
Woody
Woody
April 12, 2024

At the time of this article, delta-8 THC created through chemistry from Hemp CBD, is enjoying a renaissance in popularity and availability. It’s milder psychoactive effects and legal availability make it both easy to get and relatively low risk to enjoy.  However, the 2018 Farm Bill, which legalized hemp production at the federal level, is ... Read more

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Genetically Modified Hemp Approved by USDA: CBD and THC-Free?

Genetically Modified Hemp Approved by USDA: CBD and THC-Free?
Woody
Woody
April 8, 2024

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin’s Crop Innovation Center have produced a genetically modified version of the hemp plant and the United States Department of Agriculture has concluded that it may be safely grown and bred in the United States. Interestingly enough, this new hemp strain, named “Badger G,” does not contain CBD or THC. ... Read more

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Nebraska Lawmakers Approve 100% Tax Rate for Hemp Products

Nebraska Lawmakers Approve 100% Tax Rate for Hemp Products
Woody
Woody
April 3, 2024

Preliminary approval has been granted by a Nebraska legislative committee for a bill that would tax CBD and hemp products at 100% in the state. This tax hike is a part of new legislation that has been designed to help offset property tax bills. Along with other reforms, such as the removal of sales tax ... Read more

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Is CBD or THC Better for Treating Migraines?

Is CBD or THC Better for Treating Migraines?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
April 1, 2024

Countless people use either THC or CBD to treat their migraines, but one new study suggests that the two cannabinoids might work together as the best form of migraine treatment. Migraines are often debilitating and they can last for days at a time. About 10% of people suffer from migraines and there are a number ... Read more

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2018 Farm Bill to Be Amended and Reauthorized this September

2018 Farm Bill to Be Amended and Reauthorized this September
Woody
Woody
March 27, 2024

Since the Farm Bill was passed in 2018, hemp products have shot to popularity across the United States. While this bill legalized hemp products on the federal level, many states have taken it upon themselves to implement restrictions and regulations. Because the FDA basically refuses to regulate the hemp industry, there is a general lack ... Read more

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How Long Does CBD Stay In Your System?

How Long Does CBD Stay In Your System?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
March 25, 2024

As more and more people incorporate CBD into their daily routines, more questions about this cannabinoid seem to come up every day. It’s actually very common for customers to wonder “Can I pass a drug test after using CBD products?” After all, what good are the health benefits of CBD if it takes away your ... Read more

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Can CBD Help with Erectile Dysfunction?

Can CBD Help with Erectile Dysfunction?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
March 22, 2024

Erectile dysfunction (ED) affects millions of men across the world. While some prescription treatments have proven to be effective, many individuals seek alternative solutions to improve their sexual health. In recent years, some men have wondered if CBD can help with this sensitive issue. But can CBD really help with erectile dysfunction? CBD for Erectile ... Read more

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