Category: CBD & Hemp

  • Hong Kong CBD ban to kill industry

    Hong Kong CBD ban to kill industry

    Hong Kong has begun to crack down on the CBD industry with those selling CBD infused beers or coffees unsure of whether they can survive. The CBD market in Hong Kong has never been regulated but this hasn’t stopped many different cafes and shops selling CBD products. The government of Hong Kon hopes to ban […]

  • CBD reducing anxiety for young adults and adolescents

    CBD reducing anxiety for young adults and adolescents

    A new study analysing the use of CBD in young adults and adolescents has shown promising results in Australia for treating anxiety. The pilot study which took place over the span of 12 weeks reported a 42.6% reduction in anxiety compared to pre-treatment. Participants were aged 12-25 and took between 200 and 800mg of CBD […]

  • What should you look for when buying CBD oil?

    What should you look for when buying CBD oil?

    If you are new to the world of buying CBD oil then you may be unsure what type you are looking for or what it may or may not contain. This guide will give you some simple tips on what to look out for on your first purchase. CBD oil has exploded in popularity in […]

  • Can you use CBD products for migraines?

    Can you use CBD products for migraines?

    Anyone who has ever suffered from migraines knows that they can cause intense suffering. Not only this but treatment can be extremely difficult as well as finding the cause. However, CBDs might offer a solution. Here are the best CBD treatments for migraines. Symptoms of a migraine include the stinging headache but can also include […]

  • What is the “milder marijuana” Delta-8?

    What is the “milder marijuana” Delta-8?

    Usage and online interest of delta-8 has grown rapidly in the past few years but what is the product that supposedly produces a milder high than traditional marijuana. To understand delta-8 we need to look into THC, the chemical component in marijuana that produces the “high”. Traditionally most marijuana that is consumed has “delta-9” THC. […]

  • Are celebrity cannabis brands here to stay?

    Are celebrity cannabis brands here to stay?

    Since the legalisation of recreational marijuana in the United States coupled with the increase usage of edibles many celebrity related cannabis products have appeared in the market. However, are these celebrity brands here to stay or will they fade out as the industry becomes more mature? Mike Tyson, Martha Stewart and former Beatle George Harrison […]

  • Minnesota accidentally legalises THC edibles?

    Minnesota accidentally legalises THC edibles?

    In a bizarre turn of events the Minnesota GOP appears to have accidentally legalised THC edibles as those who were voting did not realise what they were voting for. The new law allows adults over the age of 21 to purchase food and drink that contains up to 5 milligrams of THC per serving. THC […]

  • Medical cannabis given boost by UN vote

    Medical cannabis given boost by UN vote

    THE United Nations has voted to take cannabis off its list of the world’s most dangerous drugs. The move, sparked by a World Health Organisation (WHO) recommendation paves the way for more countries to embrace medical marijuana uses and even legalise cannabis for recreational purposes. A vote by the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs yesterday […]

  • How does taking CBD make you feel?

    How does taking CBD make you feel?

    PEOPLE around the world are utilising CBD product as a natural remedy. Because it’s extracted from plants of the cannabis family, those who are new to it often wonder what they will feel when they take it. It is important to know that CBD is non-intoxicating and won’t get you high, but for some people, […]

  • Martha Stewart storms into the CBD market

    Martha Stewart storms into the CBD market

    LIFESTYLE guru Martha Stewart has waded into the CBD world with a selection of gummies, gels and oils. The 79-year-old multimillionaire has teamed up with Canopy Growth Corp to add her celebrity status and unique flavourings to a line-up aimed at older generations and even pets. A veteran businesswoman, Stewart has thrown her hat into […]