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CBD Sales Continue To Soar During COVID-19

CBD Sales Continue To Soar During COVID-19

More and more people are turning to CBD and hemp-based products for self-care than ever before, as recent sales continue to grow at an astronomical rate. At the height of The Coronavirus Pandemic, an estimated 1.7 billion people were put under ‘lockdown’ restrictions. This accumulates to around 25% of the global population, as governments took extreme measures to protect their citizens. These ‘lockdown’ restrictions changed our daily life dramatically, as our routines were severely impacted.  People were  advised to stay at home unless it was for completely essential purposes, such as shopping, work or medical reasons. As the global pandemic...

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CBD a new hope for pancreatic cancer patients?

CBD a new hope for pancreatic cancer patients?

Could Cannabidiol used alongside the chemotherapy drug Gemcitabine help survival rates of patients with Pancreatic cancer? Pancreatic cancer is the fourth major cause of all cancer deaths, and is expected to rise to become the second major cause by 2030.  Survival rates have barely changed in the last 40 years, with current survival rate for advanced patients averaging five years. Could CBD give a glimmer of hope for these patients? A Study from Queen Mary University, London, has found that mice undergoing chemotherapy therapy for the disease survived almost three times longer if they were also receiving cannabis extract, Cannabidiol...

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CBD Flowers - A Growing Trend Amongst Millennials

CBD Flowers - A Growing Trend Amongst Millennials

Millennials are now the largest living generation on the planet as of July 2019, and are currently the most powerful consumers in the world. A  ‘Millennial’, (also referred to as generation Y), is a phrase used to describe a person who reached adulthood in the early 21st century, and covers the generation of people born between 1980-2000.  So, it comes as no surprise that Millennials will be at the forefront of any growing trends, products and ideas. One such trend that is growing at an astronomical rate among Millennials is the CBD (cannabidiol) market. Which is why Millennials are the...

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Legalization of CBD in Lebanon

Legalization of CBD in Lebanon

Have you heard about CBD FLOWERS, CBD OILS or CBD PRODUCTS? They will be soon available in Lebanon!  As of last month, (April 2020), Lebanon has become the first Arab country to legalise farming for medicinal cannabis (CBD). The new CBD industry will come as a welcomed boost for the countries struggling economy as it faces a financial crisis. Though CBD flowers and CBD products were previously illegal, it has long been farmed in the fertile and pastoral Bekka Valley.  This has resulted in the country being the third largest supplier of cannabis resin and hashish after Morocco and Afghanistan....

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