CBD Case Studies

Credit: Atomazul | Shutterstock.com Pot is becoming more potent, a new study suggests. In the study, the researchers looked at more than 38,600 samples of illegal marijuana seized by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration over 20 years. They found that the level of THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol — marijuana’s main psychoactive ingredient — in the marijuana […]

Credit: Pe3k / Shutterstock.com The percentage of drivers involved in fatal crashes who had traces of marijuana in their blood has doubled since marijuana was legalized in Washington state, a new study suggests. A separate study suggests that some of the legal limits that are in use for the level of THC — the main […]

FDA is cracking down on marketers of CBD in warning letters that may not bode well for consumers like Darrell Burns. Sixty-two-year-old Burns has suffered nerve pain for the last 20 years. Burns, who has endured 12 surgeries on his peripheral nerves and taken a number of experimental medical drugs, began trying CBD last year […]

CV Sciences, Inc., a manufacturer of cannabidiol (CBD) products, reported last week that sales for 2015 grew to US$11.5 million from $10.2 million in the previous year.     CV Sciences (OTCBB: CANV) reported an annual net loss of $12.2 million, or 35 cents per share (basic and diluted), which compared to a net loss of $1.3 […]

Ever since states have started to legalize marijuana, people have debated the effects of legalization. Well, here’s one consequence: Weed has gotten cheaper in Washington since the state legalized it. According to an analysis of data from the Washington’s Liquor and Cannabis Board, the price of pot has gone down by about two percent per […]

Imagine you wake up one day and can’t stop vomiting. Maybe it’s food poisoning, you think, or maybe a stomach bug—but weeks and then months pass and you’re still puking regularly. Your doctor has no clue what’s wrong with you and prescribes pain killers to relieve the cramping in your abdomen. Instead, you go home […]

This article is sponsored by PlusCBD Oil, a product line from CV Sciences (formerly CannaVest). CV Sciences is one of the leading suppliers and manufacturers of agricultural hemp-derived CBD bulk and finished products. Phytocannabinoids like cannabidiol (CBD) are a subclass of cannabinoids derived from plants, typically hemp. In the 1800s, hemp plants were widely cultivated […]