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CBD Oil - Should we In-Corporate into Our Daily Lives?

CBD Oil - Should we In-Corporate into Our Daily Lives?

                What’s the deal with CBD oil?  Should you be incorporating CBD into your into your life? CBD (cannabidiol) is one of the many compounds found in the cannabis plant.  THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is one of the most renowned compounds found in cannabis due to it being the most active. It is the ingredient that causes that  ‘mind altering’ high feeling which cannabis is renowned for. CBD (cannabidiol) however, is not psychoactive which means that it does not change the state of mind of the user. It does, on the other hand, cause significant...

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CBD Infused Beverage Market Continues to Grow

CBD Infused Beverage Market Continues to Grow

CBD infused beverage market size is set to reach $2.8 billion by 2025. A recent report by Grand View Research. has shown that the CBD (cannabidiol) infused beverage market is set to explode and reach $2.8 billion by 2025. The report looked at both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages using either THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) or CBD (cannabidiol).   It said “by component the market is segmented into cannabidiol and tetrahydrocannabinol. The demand of THC infused beverages is majorly driven by rising product demand from adult consumers for recreational purposes . Rising demand for the therapeutic effect of the component, along with euphoria it...

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Italy Legalises Home-grown Cannabis

Italy Legalises Home-grown Cannabis

Growing a little marijuana at home should not be a crime rules Italy’s Supreme Court. Up until December 2019 both smoking and cultivating cannabis was illegal in Italy. However, in a ground-breaking and controversial move, the Italian court of Cassation called upon by the Supreme Court has overturned that ruling. This now means that in small amounts it is now legal to grow cannabis for personal use. The farming and selling of marijuana were deemed illegal under legislation dating back to the 1990’s.  However, inconsistent court decisions have proved contradictory in some cases since those laws were passed, therefore creating...

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CBD May Help Prevent Coronavirus

CBD May Help Prevent Coronavirus

A preliminary study by researchers at The University of Lethbridge, in Calgary, has shown that some cannabis compounds including CBD (cannabidiol), and THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), could be effective in the fight to prevent Coronavirus. After studying over 400 strains of cannabis, they have determined that at least a dozen have shown the potential to stop Coronavirus from infecting its host. The study focused on Covid-19 finding a host whilst in the lungs,intestinal tract  and mouth.  The studies show how extracts high in CBD interacted with the receptors Coronavirus uses to attack cells. A lead researcher in the study, Mr. Igor Kovalchuk,...

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