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HEMP LAWYER: FDA CBD WARNING LETTERS SHOULDN’T ALARM INDUSTRY

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Did you hear? Last week the FDA issued warning letters to several online cannabidiol retailers that they will not tolerate medical claims stating that CBD has the ability to treat certain diseases or ailments. These claims include those made in customer testimonials, which the FDA requested were removed from each retailer’s website. In response to […]

Is CBD Oil Allowed on Planes? Here’s What You Need to Know About Traveling With It

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Traveling with CBD is a common cause for questions. Many CBD users have debilitating illnesses that do not allow for travel, sure. But many CBD users are frequently on the go. In fact, their stressful or active work life may be the reason they take CBD in the first place! CBD for flying is a […]

CBD will be removed from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) prohibited list beginning in 2018!

Cannabidiol will be removed from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) prohibited list beginning in 2018, WADA announced Friday. Cannabidiol, most commonly known as CBD, is a cannabinoid contained in cannabis. Currently, all cannabinoids are prohibited in-competition by WADA. UFC Fighters will be allowed to use CBD in 2018 CBD was brought to light for MMA […]

FDA Declares CBD ‘Beneficial,’ and wants to hear about your experience ASAP!

The United Nations is trying to figure out how to categorize cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive and medically beneficial cannabinoid contained in cannabis. And UN officials, through the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), are asking for your help. The FDA declared that ‘CBD has been shown to be beneficial.’ Now the agency needs your comments […]