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Hemp Hallucinations?– Can Delta-8 THC Provoke Delusions?

Hemp Hallucinations?– Can Delta-8 THC Provoke Delusions?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 28, 2023

Health regulators’ top concern with delta-8 THC is its potential to provoke paranoia side effects like hallucinations. Since delta-8 interacts with the brain like delta-9 THC, many believe it could produce similar adverse reactions. On the other hand, recent surveys suggest people take delta-8 to avoid the heightened risk for delta-9-related paranoia. According to some ... Read more

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Understanding the Potential of CBD for Erectile Dysfunction

Understanding the Potential of CBD for Erectile Dysfunction
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 26, 2023

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a prevalent issue, impacting an estimated 30 million men in the United States according to the Urology Care Foundation. While medical interventions and lifestyle modifications are commonly used to address ED, an increasing number of individuals are seeking alternatives and more natural remedies to improve their sexual health. One such natural ... Read more

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Portable Vaporizers vs Vape Pens

Portable Vaporizers vs Vape Pens
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 23, 2023

While desktop vaporizers are arguably the optimal choice for quality at-home use, they aren’t practical for on the go.  However, new shoppers will soon notice distinct product categories in the portable vaporizer space. Often, vape shops will separate these devices into two categories: portable vaporizers vs. vape pens. Although both of these products share many ... Read more

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CBD and Tinnitus: A Look into Potential Interactions

CBD and Tinnitus: A Look into Potential Interactions
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 21, 2023

Tinnitus, characterized by a persistent ringing or buzzing in the ears, is a condition that affects a significant portion of Americans. Among potential alternative therapies for managing this challenging symptom, Cannabidiol (CBD) has sparked considerable interest. Let’s take a closer look at current understanding of CBD’s potential role in tinnitus management.  Understanding Tinnitus First, a ... Read more

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Is CBD Oil Safe for Liver Health?

Is CBD Oil Safe for Liver Health?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 19, 2023

According to recent national health statistics, roughly one in ten Americans has some degree of liver damage or disease. While there are many medically-recognized therapies and medications for these conditions, patients often wonder whether natural supplements can impact their liver health. Notably, as CBD oil becomes more prevalent, more customers are concerned about whether this ... Read more

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Investing in the CBD Industry– How Can Average People Profit from the Booming Hemp Sector?

Investing in the CBD Industry– How Can Average People Profit from the Booming Hemp Sector?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 16, 2023

It’s no secret that the hemp CBD market has skyrocketed since 2018. Shortly after the US federal government gave states the “green light” to produce, sell, and manufacture hemp, there was a massive spike in demand for CBD. Recent estimates suggest the global CBD oil market cap grew to $5.18 billion in 2021, and it’s ... Read more

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CBD and ADHD: Understanding Potential Interactions

CBD and ADHD: Understanding Potential Interactions
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 14, 2023

As we dive headfirst into an age where natural remedies and holistic healing practices are gaining momentum, one such compound has become a frontrunner: Cannabidiol, commonly known as CBD. This natural, non-psychoactive compound found in the cannabis plant has been touted for a myriad of potential wellness benefits, ranging from pain management to anxiety reduction.  ... Read more

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Can CBD Be A Helping Paw for Dogs with Behavioral Issues?

Can CBD Be A Helping Paw for Dogs with Behavioral Issues?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 12, 2023

As we continue to navigate the evolving landscape of wellness, we’re discovering more about the potential benefits of natural compounds. One such compound that has recently made its way into the pet wellness world is cannabidiol (CBD).  Extracted from the hemp plant, CBD has been explored for its potential calming effects in humans and, interestingly, ... Read more

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The Future of Delta-8 and Delta-10 THC in Tennessee

The Future of Delta-8 and Delta-10 THC in Tennessee
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 9, 2023

The hemp industry is a rapidly changing landscape in some US states with new developments and regulations constantly emerging. One of the latest changes to catch the attention of hemp enthusiasts and regulators alike comes from Tennessee, with the introduction of a new bill aimed at regulating both delta-8 and delta-10 THC. Exploring the Delta ... Read more

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Is CBD’s “Serotonin-Boosting” Effect a Scam?

Is CBD’s “Serotonin-Boosting” Effect a Scam?
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 7, 2023

For decades, scientists and psychiatrists promoted the idea that low serotonin levels correlated with a higher risk of depression. Indeed, an entire class of antidepressants is designed to ramp up serotonin levels (aka SSRIs). However, new data from University College London (UCL) calls into question the relationship between serotonin and mood disorders.  Since many studies ... Read more

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Florida’s New Hemp Regulation Bill

Florida’s New Hemp Regulation Bill
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 5, 2023

The shifting sands of legislation surrounding delta-8 THC are constantly on the move, with Florida being the latest state to take a stance on the cannabinoid.  Recently, Florida legislators advanced a hemp regulation bill that, while introducing protections for children and maintaining the legality of delta-8 THC, sets strict controls and requirements on its manufacture ... Read more

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Is Hemp Helping My Husky?– Signs Your Pet CBD Oil is Working

Is Hemp Helping My Husky?– Signs Your Pet CBD Oil is Working
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
Dr. Igor Bussel, M.D., M.S., M.H.A
June 2, 2023

Sometimes, customers have a difficult time determining whether their CBD oil is having an impact. It often takes weeks of experimentation with different dosages before people clearly understand how CBD affects them.  If it’s tough trying to get a read on CBD for humans, then it may seem impossible to gauge the efficacy of pet-approved ... Read more

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