Epidiolex

Epidiolex discussions with a doctor

What is Epidiolex?

Anyone who has a friend or relative with epilepsy may have heard about Epidiolex. In 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Epidiolex (cannabidiol) to treat seizures associated with two specific forms of epilepsy: Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome. While it may sound like a typical medicine …

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Is CBD oil legal in Mexico

Is CBD Oil Legal in Mexico?

All across the globe, cannabis law reform is ongoing – and it appears the trend is headed toward legalization. Since Colorado and Washington became the first states in the US to legalize recreational cannabis in 2012, Alaska, Oregon, Vermont, California, Nevada, Maine, Illinois, Michigan, Massachusetts, and the District of …

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U.S. Navy approves topical use of CBD oil

U.S. Navy Approves Topical Use of CBD Oil

The U.S. Navy recently issued a new statement which now allows the use of topical CBD products. CBD is short for Cannabidiol, a compound of the cannabis plant. Just before Christmas 2018, President Trump signed the U.S. Farm Bill, which included specific language clarifying a distinction between “industrial hemp” …

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CBD in Massachusetts

CBD in Massachusetts

Products containing cannabidiol, or CBD, are popping up on store shelves across the country, just as legislators in Massachusetts are making more rules against its sale in certain products. In June of 2019, the state’s Agricultural Resource and Public Health Departments put out stricter guidance on which hemp-derived products …

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