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Hold On! The DEA’s Move Against CBD May Not Be Legal

15 years ago the DEA tried a similar sneaky move to ban hempseed oil. The agency was defeated by--get this--Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps.

UK Halts CBD Sales

The UK's health regulators just declared CBD a "medicinal product." Which sounds good—but it effectively bans all existing CBD products within 28 days.

How GW Pharma Could Use U.S. Patents to Shape the Future of Medical Cannabis

After its success with epilepsy drug Epidiolex, the British company is patenting drugs to treat cancer, epilepsy, diabetes — even constipation.

The Effects of CBD on Fear, Anxiety, and a Healthy Stress Response

Studies show that the way cannabidiol interacts with the endocannabinoid system can have a major impact on fear, anxiety and the way humans respond to stressors.

Removing Cannabidiol Oil From the Controlled Substances Act Will Allow Crucial Access for Patients

One important aspect of the new federal medical marijuana bill called the CARERS Act is the removal of CBD oil from the Controlled Substance Act.

The Medical Minute: Kick the Bottle and Toss the Pills

Cannabis is instilling fear in the wallets of alcohol and pharmaceutical industries. It’s becoming the latest and greatest thing for patients of all stripes and colors.

The Medical Minute: Saving Lives (and Sex Lives) with Cannabis

2013 brought great strides in cannabis science and drug policy, and more optimistic research continues to roll in. We can only eagerly imagine what 2014 has in store!