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CBD as a Superbug Antibiotic?

Cannabidiol, or CBD, already being researched and used for anxiety, insomnia, epilepsy and pain, may be the next superbug fighter for resistant infections, a new study suggests. The researchers tested CBD against a wide variety of bacteria, ”including bacteria that have become resistant to the most commonly used antibiotics,” says Mark Blaskovich, PhD, senior research…
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Arizona Police Board Clears Cops to Use CBD Products

The rise of CBD products has sparked a new question in law enforcement circles: How should police departments treat aspiring cops who admit to using or test positive for CBD (cannabidiol), the active ingredient in cannabis is known for its soothing qualities? CBD, unlike THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), is not psychoactive. Read: It does not get you…
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Golf & CBD a new game!

Interest piqued in CBD? There’s a lot of research to be done to catch up with the influx of product on the market, but here are some things to look out for when shopping for CBD products. Research what you’re getting You can’t always trust claims that are made. Look for products that have been…
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Nation-wide Kroger to sell CBD products in nearly 1,000 stores

Kroger, the nation’s largest grocery retailer, will sell CBD in nearly 1,000 stores — but it won’t sell any CBD-infused groceries just yet. Kroger will sell hemp-derived CBD topical products, including creams, balms and oils, in 945 stores across 17 states, a company spokeswoman said in a statement to CNBC on Tuesday. The grocery chain…
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3 Top CBD Stocks to Buy in June 2019

Forget cannabis edibles and cannabis leaf products. The big story right now is cannabidiol, or CBD. Hemp is now legal in the U.S. And the most lucrative opportunity resulting from this legalization is with hemp-derived CBD products. Cannabis market researcher Brightfield Group projects that the U.S. hemp CBD market will total $22 billion by 2022.…
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Ben & Jerry’s plans a CBD-infused ice cream, pending FDA approval

Forget your midnight pint of “Half Baked” ice cream. Ben & Jerry’s said Thursday it plans to release a new CBD-infused ice cream flavor, joining other major consumer brands eager to add the hemp-derived compound to food and beverages as soon as it becomes legal on the federal level.  The Burlington, Vermont-based ice cream manufacturer…
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Cannabis stocks mostly higher as sector braces for FDA hearing on rules for CBD

Cannabis stocks were mostly higher Tuesday, as investors braced for a Friday hearing by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on how to regulate cannabis and its popular ingredient, CBD. The substance can be extracted from the cannabis plant or from hemp, which has caused confusion ever since hemp was legalized as part of December’s…
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TSA Updates Marijuana Rules To Allow Hemp-Derived CBD On Flights

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) updated its policy on cannabis over the Memorial Day weekend, changing the medical marijuana section of its “What Can I Bring?” webpage from reading “no” to “yes” (with “special instructions”). Specifically, the agency is clarifying that hemp-derived CBD products may now be carried on planes under certain circumstances. Previously, TSA…
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These Are The Top 3 Marijuana Stocks in CBD Oil Right Now

Cannabidiol (“CBD”) is set to be a $2 billion industry by the end of the decade. CBD oil contains no psychoactive properties, opening up a market for medicinal and therapeutic products in health and wellness. As the market begins to see the potential of CBD oil, it is high time investors seriously start considering adding a…
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Abercrombie & Fitch Tries CBD, GW Pharma Soars On CBD Results, Stocks & ETFs Updated

In the business world, an interesting development related to Abercrombie & Fitch Co.(NYSE: ANF). The giant retailer and Green Growth Brands Inc (OTC: GGBXF) announced a partnership to sell GGB’s Seventh SenseBotanical Therapy CBD-infused body care products for a trial in 10 of Abercrombie’s stores throughout Massachusetts, California, Colorado and Nevada. Nasdaq traded NIC Inc. (NASDAQ: EGOV), a provider of digital government services serving…
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Walmart, Target quietly exploring CBD product lines.

Big-box retailers aren’t selling CBD yet, but they’re busy getting ready for the day when they can. EXO has learned that top executives at major chains such as Walmart and Target have been quietly meeting with makers of drinks, gummy bears, topical creams and oils that are infused with cannabidiol, or CBD. CBD is an…
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There is No Slowdown Ahead for CBD Growth in 2019

CBD has been created one of the biggest growth stories of 2019. Not only has it transformed multi-billion-dollar industries including alcohol, health and wellness, cigarettes, and the retail industry, it’s impacting food, too. In fact, everything from gummy bears and cookies to candy and brownies are being infused with CBD. Better, the U.S. FDA could…
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Hall of Flowers is the ultimate THC & CBD buying experience.

Secound annual  Hall of Flowers trade show for cannabis industry professionals, held at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, in Santa Rosa, California, April 30 to May 1, 2019. Hall of Flowers show aims to bring representatives from all legal cannabis and hemp industry segments together, under one roof, to create a “incubator” style atmosphere for show attendee This…
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Entertainment Kim Kardashian Threw a CBD-Themed Baby Shower, and It Looks So Chill.

On Saturday, April 27, Kim Kardashian West threw a CBD-themed baby shower ahead of the birth of her and husband Kanye West’s fourth child (this one’s arriving via surrogate). But rather than host an all-out extravagant bash (as Kardashians are wont to do), she decided to have a chill, stress-free get-together that included meditation, massages,…
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Starbucks CEO Says No to Pot-Infused Coffee…And a $10 Billion Industry

Lately, various coffee shops have been advertising lattes and coffees with CBD oil. However, despite the increase in advertising efforts for Cannabis-infused beverages, Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson has stated that there are currently no plans by the company to launch its versions of Cannabis-laced coffee drinks. Speaking in an interview with CNBC’s Squawk on the…
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Carl’s Jr. will become the first major fast-food chain to debut a cannabis-infused burger

arl’s Jr. is making history this 4/20. On Saturday, Carl’s Jr. will debut the CBD-infused “Rocky Mountain High: CheeseBurger Delight” at a single location in Denver. The CBD burger will be available for $4.20 during the one-day test, fittingly held on April 20, a weed-filled celebration for many Americans. With the test, Carl’s Jr. would…
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Genius! Melissa McCarthy Used CBD Oil at the Oscars 2019 Red Carpet to Prevent High-Heel Foot Pain

The 2019 Oscars have officially come and gone, meaning awards show season has come to a close. The star-studded red carpets brought us some killer fashion that included lots of gorgeous pumps, stilettos and sandals. As beautiful as they look, anyone who’s worn a pair of heels they love knows the pain that can come…
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FDA Is Exploring ‘Alternative Approaches’ To CBD Regulation, Commissioner Says

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating “possible alternative approaches” to regulating CBD products, Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said on Tuesday. During a speech at a conference hosted by the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture, Gottlieb recognized that many members of the organization were interested in the “regulatory framework for products derived from…
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Best CBD Oil Stocks in 2018 After $2 Billion Market Predictions for 2020

Cannabidiol (CBD Oil) Market Size When it comes to the marijuana market, it’s easy to lose sight of all the ancillary industries that crop up outside the scope of pot. For instance, cannabidiol (CBD), a primary extract from the cannabis plant and the oil derived from the chemical—are part of an industry that is set…
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Hemp CBD Oil For Dogs!

Hemp CBD Oil For Dogs: What You Might Not Know The results seem to be in…researchers are turning their attention to this herb and, so far, they’re finding there’s lots to like. And just as hemp CBD has helped humans, your dog can reap the same health-boosting (and even life-saving) benefits. Let’s look at the…
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