It’s a familiar song, the FDA singing high praise for Epidiolex, a pharmaceutical version of CBD that is less effective than the non-approved whole plant version and costs a ton more. Then there’s the matter of Epidiolex side-effects — everything from elevated liver enzymes and infections to attempts of suicide.
The entourage effect refers to hundreds of natural components within a plant interacting together to produce medicine with superior health benefits. Herbalists have recognized this forever … pharmaceuticals not so much.
Is the era of affordable, effective CBD oil coming to an end? Caught between CBD politics and Big Pharma’s backing of the Federal Drug Administration, the industrial hemp industry, as well as thousands of chronic disease sufferers, fear the worst with the likely approval of GW Pharmaceutical’s Epidiolex.
The CBD success stories we’ve heard about Superior hemp oil have astounded us. Here are six people with chronic pain and/or a crippling disease who have experienced relief from this high-end CBD oil.
There’s continuing confusion over the legality of cannabidiol oil and fear over potential crackdowns on the product. Recently, however, it seems to me that there are more fallacies circulating in the mainstream.
Is the CBD Supplement Industry at risk due to Big Pharma?
Medical marijuana myths abound, such as the idea it’s a gateway drug, or that inhaling marijuana smoke can be worse for you than cigarette smoke. We’ll set the facts straight for you in this piece.
Diabetes is an insidious disease that kills 5 million people annually. Worse yet, it’s on the rise. Read why more doctors, researchers and patients are turning to a more natural approach in combating diabetes.
Rest assured, hemp-based CBD is legal! Here is the lowdown on all the legal nuances on CBD, current lawsuits in progress, and all other legal issues regarding marijuana-based CBD and hemp-based CBD.
The benefits of CBD oil are tremendous. From combating addiction to weight management, CBD, despite the politics involved in getting it to ill people, is a first class natural medicine for almost anything.
For decades, cannabis was denounced, and its users were mocked with terms like “stoner” and “pothead”.
Finally, this wonderful weed is gaining new reputation as it moves further into the mainstream as a legal medicine and pain reliever.
Why is CBD, a plant compound from industrialized hemp, being kept from the people? It’s up to us to be the change.