Medical News Today: Hemp oil benefits list
The potential benefits of hemp oil include improved heart, skin, and brain health. Research is ongoing, and it might uncover additional benefits. Learn more about the benefits of hemp oil here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Hemp hemp hooray for cannabis research
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - February 14, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Schluttenhofer, C., Yuan, L. Tags: letters Source Type: news

CBD – What Is It And Why Do People Use It?
BOSTON (CBS) -CBD products are a best seller at Wicked Chronic in Natick. A variety of tinctures, oils, vaping cartridges, edible candies, and dog treats take up the front corner of the store. “CBD is cannabidiol. It’s the second most prevalent chemical found in hemp, cannabis, marijuana,” explained store owner Robert Barish. CBD is not an hallucinogenic. It’s that other chemical, THC, that gets users high. So, why use CBD? “I’m able to stand here and work all day long just using CBD,” Robert said. Both he and his wife, Beverly, run the store and use CBD to manage their chronic pai...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Marijuana CBD Source Type: news

National Hemp Day, Founded by cbdMD, is Set for February 4
cbdMD, a CBD Oil company, becomes the official founders of America’s Hemp Day.(PRWeb January 29, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/national_hemp_day_founded_by_cbdmd_is_set_for_february_4/prweb16056184.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 29, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Flash Deals from the Health Ranger Store: 24 hours only ... up to 54% off essential oils, hemp extracts and more, while supplies last
(Natural News) The Health Ranger Store is moving products to make way for expanded inventory as we roll out brand new solutions in 2019. As a result, we’ve put an assortment of products on sale — up to 54% off — for the next 24 hours. See the 24-hour flash deals here. Quantities are limited.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

People to know health care: Dee Dee Taylor
Dee Dee Taylor is owner, 502 Hemp and KY Beauty and Wellness. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 18, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Source Type: news

Marijuana, Hemp, CBD: What's Legal and Where
The list of states approving medical or recreational use of marijuana and CBD keeps growing. Thirty-three states have passed medical marijuana laws. Twelve states have enacted CBD-explicit medical laws. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NutraPak USA Gears Up for Leadership in CBD Explosion
Hemp-Derived CBD Market Expected to Exceed $20 billion by 2022(PRWeb January 08, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/nutrapak_usa_gears_up_for_leadership_in_cbd_explosion/prweb16010438.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Largo manufacturer will expand to CBD, hemp products in 2019
Ion Labs is starting out the new year in a big way. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 2, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lauren Coffey Source Type: news

Largo manufacturer will expand to CBD, hemp products in 2019
Ion Labs is starting out the new year in a big way. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 2, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Lauren Coffey Source Type: news

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is a HERO for leading hemp legalization in recent farm bill
(Natural News) Most years, few Americans pay much attention to spending bills Congress debates and passes, but this year is different for a couple reasons. First, there is a battle being waged between Democrats and POTUS Donald Trump regarding his demand for a paltry $5 billion in funding for his border wall. Most Republicans have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Farm Bill Opens Door on Hemp; FDA to Consider New Cannabis Policy U.S. Farm Bill Opens Door on Hemp; FDA to Consider New Cannabis Policy
The Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it will consider creating new policy regarding the marketing and sale of cannabis after President Donald Trump signed the Farm Bill, which legalized commercial production of hemp in the United States.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

FDA casts shadow on hemp win, calling CBD products illegal
The hemp industry still has work ahead to win legal status for hemp-derived cannabidiol, or CBD oil, as an ingredient in food or dietary supplements despite the big farm bill President Donald Trump signed this week designating hemp as an agricultural crop (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

BREAKING: President Trump just ended hemp prohibition across America, legalizing industrial hemp farming nationwide
(Natural News) Achieving another breathtaking win for the American people while fighting against a criminal, corrupt establishment, President Donald J. Trump just legalized industrial hemp nationwide by signing the new Farm Bill into law. The hemp legalization provision was spearheaded by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), further demonstrating that Republicans support hemp legalization and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Farm Bill opens door on hemp; FDA to consider new cannabis policy
The Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it will consider creating new policy regarding the marketing and sale of cannabis after President Donald Trump signed the Farm Bill, which legalized commercial production of hemp in the United States. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

So long 2018: A look back at the people, companies and events that defined the year (Timeline)
An alleged "boys' club" at Nike, Intrigue at Intel, heartache at OHSU, a winemaker showdown, an Investment stampede, a shakeout in cannabis and a rush into hemp are just a few of the stories that made for a wild 2018. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 20, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Suzanne Stevens Source Type: news

So long 2018: A look back at the people, companies and events that defined the year (Timeline)
An alleged "boys' club" at Nike, Intrigue at Intel, heartache at OHSU, a winemaker showdown, an Investment stampede, a shakeout in cannabis and a rush into hemp are just a few of the stories that made for a wild 2018. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 20, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Suzanne Stevens Source Type: news

Legal hemp is on the horizon, and Colorado companies are ready to roll
Farmers, retailers and cannabis companies will likely benefit big time from the federal government's shift in policy. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - December 14, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Jonathan Rose Source Type: news

Legal hemp is on the horizon, and Colorado companies are ready to roll
Farmers, retailers and cannabis companies will likely benefit big time from the federal government's shift in policy. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jonathan Rose Source Type: news

Congress Votes to Legalize Hemp, Cuts Schedule I Classification Congress Votes to Legalize Hemp, Cuts Schedule I Classification
Congress has passed the 2018 Farm Bill, which includes a provision to make hemp an agricultural commodity by removing it from the federal list of controlled substances.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Science meets agriculture in CBD development effort
A Dent Neurologic Institute exec is developing a line of CBD products in tandem with contract manufacturer Plant Sciences Laboratories LLC and Be Well NY LLC, a licensed industrial hemp grower in New York ’s pilot program. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Congress Approves Bill That Legalizes Hemp
Title: Congress Approves Bill That Legalizes HempCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General)
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General - December 14, 2018 Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: news

Congress Votes to Legalize Hemp
, Cuts Schedule I Classification (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - December 14, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

With OK from Congress, US hemp market set to boom
With federal legalization of hemp at hand, the US market is set to boom amid the popularity of CBDs, a non-psychoactive compound found in hemp as a health supplement (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Pixis Labs becomes the first ISO certified cannabis testing laboratory in Oregon.
Pixis Labs becomes the first and only cannabis testing lab in Oregon to achieve ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation for analyses on cannabis/hemp. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - December 5, 2018 Category: Science Tags: The Scientist The Marketplace Source Type: news

Sativa Health Products Bringing Quality CBD Products to South Carolina...
Quality Hemp oil based CBD Products can make a difference in leading a healthy lifestyle.(PRWeb December 04, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/sativa_health_products_bringing_quality_cbd_products_to_south_carolina_southeast/prweb15961858.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - December 4, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Tetrahydrocannabinol levels are too high in many hemp-containing foods
(BfR Federal Institute for Risk Assessment) Various foods containing hemp are available in the marketplace. These include products similar to tea consisting entirely or partially of hemp leaves. The German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) has assessed the risk of psychogenic and pharmacological effects through the consumption of hemp-containing foods with the customary levels of tetrahydrocannabinol determined by the monitoring authorities for all population groups, including children. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 29, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Made-in-India drugs to be based on weed soon
The move to produce medicine formulations that incorporate hemp lend a fresh reputation to the otherwise controversial cannabis (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - November 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Curious about all the CBD-infused products you see?
Some chew it, or place a few drops under the tongue or let it soak in through the skin. There are numerous ways to consume cannabidiol — better known as CBD. It’s touted for its therapeutic effects, but, unlike its better-known cousin THC, does not get you high.Hemp-derived CBD is increasingly... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - November 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kavita Daswani Source Type: news

Are Smoothies Healthy? Here ’s What the Experts Say
Smoothies have a health glow about them. They’re often an integral part of cleanses, and they’re ubiquitous at health food stores and health-centric restaurants. And the smoothie trend is still going strong. Workout studios serve them up post-class, dietitians preach their powers and fit celebrities tout their nutritional prowess. But are smoothies healthy? Here’s what you should know about the drink, whether you’re picking one up or making your own. How to make healthy smoothies You can put nearly anything into a smoothie. But most consist of liquid (like water, non-dairy milk or kefir), fruits, ve...
Source: TIME: Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Cassie Shortsleeve  Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Eaze Expands Delivery Of Nonpsychoactive Cannabis Across U.S.
In its latest effort of expansion, cannabis delivery platform, Eaze, made its next move in going nationwide with Eaze Wellness, a marketplace for industrial-hemp based CBD products. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - November 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Samar Marwan, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

Learn how moringa, just like hemp, is a miracle healing plant – Watch at Brighteon.com
(Natural News) Some would argue that hemp, a derivative of the cannabis (marijuana) plant, is the most useful and versatile plant in the world, providing nourishment, utility, and regenerative benefits in every part of its unique structure. Well, there’s actually another contender for this title that’s a little lesser known: a miracle tree called moringa.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hemp developer buys Brooklyn-based YP Natural
Cannabis company  Elev8 Brands Inc. has purchased New York-based distributor YP Natural Inc. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. YP Natural is a distribution company headquartered in the Greenpoint neighborhood of Brooklyn. It has been servicing the New York metro area since 2004. The company's network current ly services over 400 retail stores. Among the well-known products YP delivers includes Tate's Bake Shop — the Long Island cookie company sold to Mondelez International Inc. for $500… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 8, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Anthony Noto Source Type: news

Malawi: Industrial Hemp, Medicinal Cannabis to Roll Out Soon - Mitc
[Nyasa Times] Development of Industrial Hemp regulations that will enable Malawi to formally join the growing nations is set to start this December as it awaits Cabinet approval, the Malawi Investment and Trade Centre has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 8, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

A flowering tree in the hemp family shown to be an effective treatment for malaria
(Natural News) Malaria is considered to be a global burden, with Africa bearing the brunt of the problem. There’s still hope – and in the unlikeliest of places – as Nigerian and South African researchers found that the charcoal-tree (Trema orientalis), a plant in the hemp family, to have anti-malarial properties. According to the World Malaria Report released... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

P & G pitch contest reveals focus on alternative health care
Procter& Gamble Co. is staging a pitch contest in hopes of developing new health care products, which could range from alleviating symptoms of menopause to treating erectile dysfunction.   The Cincinnati-based maker of consumer goods (NYSE: PG) suggested the company is even interested in products that could manage pain with hemp or cannabis, which are increasingly popular. “Consumers are actively seeking alternative treatments to manage chronic pain due to ineffective treatment s, cost and/or… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Here ’s the Healthiest Way to Gain Weight
For most Americans with weight issues, the problem is carrying around too much , not too little. While obesity rates have surged in North America since the 1970s, the proportion of underweight people has remained low—less than 5% of the population, according to a study in The Lancet. These bodyweight trends mean that most health experts are focused on helping people lose weight to avoid disease. But there are also some potentially serious health consequences associated with being clinically underweight, which is usually defined as having a body mass index (BMI) of 18.5 or below. “There are many epidemiologic st...
Source: TIME: Health - October 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Are Sunflower Seeds Healthy? Here ’s What Experts Say
Certain seeds, like chia and flax, tend to hog the nutritional spotlight. But the less-trendy sunflower seed has plenty of qualities worth highlighting. Here are the health benefits of sunflowers seeds, according to dietitians. Are sunflower seeds healthy? Sunflower seeds are rich in nutrients. One serving of shelled sunflower seeds is usually an ounce, which is about 1/4 cup or 4 tablespoons (one to two thumb-sized portions.) They’re particularly high in healthy fat: A serving delivers 14 grams of fat with a mix of monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats. “The mono- and polyunsaturated fats in sunflower seed...
Source: TIME: Health - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Cassie Shortsleeve  Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

These 20-somethings are betting on hemp to be New York's next big industry
Young entrepreneurs are among the 140 groups licensed to grow industrial hemp since New York legalized the product. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 11, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Robin K. Cooper Source Type: news

These 20-somethings are betting on hemp to be New York's next big industry
Young entrepreneurs are among the 140 groups licensed to grow industrial hemp since New York legalized the product. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 11, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Robin K. Cooper Source Type: news

And the winner is: Jefferson awards $10K to top-finisher in cannabis competition
The Philadelphia university's CannaVation competition was created to support promising entrepreneurs with innovative business ideas and products in the fields of medicinal cannabis and industrial hemp. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 5, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

CBD Oil Solutions Named Best United States Hemp CBD Oil Retailer by CV...
The online Hemp CBD Oil marketplace recognized for industry leading service and product delivery in 2018 Business Innovator Awards.(PRWeb September 28, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/cbd_oil_solutions_named_best_united_states_hemp_cbd_oil_retailer_by_cv_magazine/prweb15786191.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - September 28, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Health benefits of hemp seeds
Hemp seeds are small, brown seeds from the Cannabis sativa plant. They have a rich nutritional profile, with high concentrations of protein and healthful fatty acids. Wide-ranging research suggests that the seeds may reduce symptoms of specific ailments. Learn more about the benefits of hemp seeds here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

COMING FRIDAY: How to cash in on cannabis
Jimmy Gould, a Cincinnati private equity investor whose career includes everything from helping take public the Build-A-Bear stuffed animal company to serving as president of Donald Trump ’s former USFL football team, has topped off his remarkable resume with a couple of CEO titles related to the emerging cannabis industry.  Gould is now chief executive of Green Light Acquisitions, whose holdings include the Cannuka brand of hemp-based skin care products. He’s also CEO of CannA scend, a firm… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Instead of paying farmers subsidies to grow unprofitable crops, wouldn't it make more sense to legalize hemp agriculture and unleash billions in profit potential?
(Natural News) President Donald Trump recently announced that a multi-billion dollar financial aid plan for farmers would soon be coming down the pike. The subsidies for farmers are intended to help farmers who’ve been hit hard by new, retaliatory tariffs. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue says the three-part, $12 billion plan will help ensure that farmers and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HempWorx cannabidiol oil sales in Canada put on hold… again
An American hemp oil manufacturer that was previously caught selling its product illegally in Canada is once again putting its Canadian market plans on hold after telling its sellers to partner with a company that isn’t licensed by Health Canada and is run by a man with a criminal record. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Manitoba Source Type: news

Substance in cannabis 'could boost pancreatic cancer treatments'
Scientists say cannabidiol could extend patients ’ lives by a matter of yearsA substance found in cannabis plants might boost treatments for patients with pancreatic cancer, research in mice has suggested.Cannabidiol, or CBD, is not psychoactive, meaning it does not produce feelings of being high in those who take it. It is extracted from hemp plants and is legal in the UK, although a CBD product must be licensed before it can be advertised as having health benefits. At present, there are no licensed CBD-only medicines in the UK, but it is being used in a number of clinical trials,including for treating psychosis.Con...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 30, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Cancer research Pancreas cancer Medical research Cannabis Drugs Society Science Health Source Type: news

CBD oil vs hemp capsules: What are they and what are the benefits?
CBD OIL has increased in popularity in the UK since hitting high street stores like Holland& Barrett earlier this year. But after the recent emergence of hemp capsules, what is the difference between the two and what are the benefits? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Concussion pill' shows promise in pre-clinical pilot study
(University of Miami Miller School of Medicine) The findings of a pre-clinical pilot study testing a of combining CBD (a cannabinoid derivative of hemp) with an NMDA antagonist (an anesthetic used in animals and humans) for the treatment of traumatic brain injury and concussion. were recently released, and show that the combination therapy improved the cognitive functions of animals, compared with those treated with a single vehicle. In addition, there were no adverse effects from either the combination therapy or the individual components. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The evidence is clear: Hemp slows the progression of ovarian cancer
(Natural News) Could hemp be the next big thing in natural medicine? New research has shown that the humble hemp plant has anti-cancer effects so profound that it can slow down the progression of ovarian cancer — and can stop cancer cells from spreading to other parts of the body, too. A cousin of the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news