Golfers Embrace CBD, Even as Its Gentility Is Questioned

Billy Horschel went six months without a top-eight finish last year before he found a remedy for his ailing golf game from a surprising source: the hemp plant. Horschel, a five-time PGA Tour winner, began using cannabidiol, or CBD, products shortly after he missed the cut at the British Open in July. He had four top-eight finishes in the next four months and was playing some of the most consistent golf of his career before the season was suspended in March because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Research Paper: Evidence Suggests CBD May Help People Quit Smoking

Research Paper: Evidence Suggests CBD May Help People Quit Smoking Approximately 50 million people in America smoke or use nicotine products. Smoking and the use of nicotine can be a very difficult habit to quit. Although it isn’t easy, quitting the use of nicotine products can lead you to a healthier lifestyle. Research suggests that … Continue reading Research Paper: Evidence Suggests CBD May Help People Quit Smoking

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Dr. Bonni Goldstein on Clinical Applications of Medical Cannabis

Bonni Goldstein, MD is the Medical Director of Canna-Centers, a California-based medical practice devoted to educating patients about the use of cannabis for serious and chronic medical conditions. After years of working in the specialty of pediatric emergency medicine, she developed an interest in the science of medical cannabis after witnessing its beneficial effects in an ill friend.

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Patient’s Guide to CBD (download available)

The Patient’s Guide to CBD is a comprehensive resource that covers a wide range of topics, including, available forms for use, what to look for on package labels, how to read a certificate of analysis, how CBD interacts with the endocannabinoid system, the current state of research, the compound’s legal status, and how to talk to one’s doctor about CBD.

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta Reports: WEED 5: The CBD Craze

More than six years ago, Dr. Sanjay Gupta set out to investigate the science behind medical marijuana. A year later WEED, the first documentary in the award-winning series aired on CNN with an accompanying op-ed penned by Gupta: “Why I Changed my Mind on Weed.” Now, his fifth documentary WEED 5: The CBD Craze, will premiere on Sunday, September 29th at 8pm ET/PT, with Gupta returning to Colorado where he started his journey and introduced viewers for the first time to the word few could even pronounce – Cannabidiol (CBD).

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Targeting Inflammation with CBD

In research published in Free Radical Biology and Medicine, scientists at the University of Mississippi medical center described not only the complexities and challenges posed by trying to specifically target oxidative stress in a variety of disease states, but also the potential benefits of using CBD to accomplish this goal.

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