Study: More Than Half Quit Using Prescription Drugs After Using Cannabis and CBD Products

Study: More Than Half Quit Using Prescription Drugs After Using Cannabis and CBD Products By Aaron Kesel A survey on cannabidiol (CBD) usage found that women are more likely than men to use CBD; and once they start using it they quit traditional forms of big pharma painkillers like Tylenol, ibuprofen, and Vicodin, Forbes reported. Brightfield Group, a cannabis market research organization, and HelloMD, an online community that brings together doctors and cannabis patients, studied 2,400 of HelloMD’s community of 150,000 members by monitoring their usage of CBD products and their overall…

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CBD Has Gone Mainstream Despite Federal Prohibition

CBD Has Gone Mainstream Despite Federal Prohibition By Michael Maharrey CBD has gone mainstream – this is nullification in action. If there was ever any doubt, it completely vanished last month when Consumer Reports ran an article titled “How to Shop for CBD.” You don’t get much more mainstream than Consumer Reports. Cannabidiol (CBD) is derived from cannabis – generally in the form of industrial hemp. It has proven effective in treating a number of medical conditions, including seizures, pain and anxiety. Articles touting CBD have appeared in the mainstream…

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