Criticism: One of the Biggest Hurdles CBD-Users Face

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I have always been a firm supporter of medical cannabis research. I wasn’t too vocal about it, but if the topic came up in conversation, I would check myself in the pro-cannabis category. Now that I am a CBD Oil user, I am actually very vocal about it and the criticism I get for taking this stance is unsettling. Friends …

CBD Oil- The Proof is in the Pudding.

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There are many ways to administer CBD Oil, as I have reported in the past. Pills, capsules, water soluble oils, liniments, vapor inhalation and even edibles such as baked goods and candies. If you are like me though, you may have a hard time with the flavor of the CBD Oil. One way I have found, that is very easy …

Can CBD Oil Help My Migraines?

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In the USA alone, over 37 million people suffer from migraines, with an estimated 2-3 million experiencing chronic migraines. Migraines can involve severe, painful headaches, over-sensitivity to light, nausea, vision impairment, disorientation and problems with co-ordination according to Elixinol.com. Elixinol.com Reports: “The human body produces its own cannabinoids, anandamide (AEA) and 2-arachidonylglycerol (2-AG); together with the cannabinoid receptors, they make …

CBD Oil- Please Consult Your Doctor First

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As it should be with most concerns regarding your health, you should always consult your physician. Does CBD Oil help fix/treat many ailments? Yes. Should I stop taking all my medications and just rely on CBD Oil? No. Any company and manufacturer making/selling a product could sit there and say the opposite of the last question to help drive sales, but …

New Retail Store Locations in Kansas and Missouri

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CBD American Shaman has 2 new retail store locations! Check’em out when you can and support our local businesses: CBD American Shaman Lawrence 1901D SW Massachusetts Street Lawrence, KS 66046 Read News Article Watch Video Follow on Facebook   CBD American Shaman Lee’s Summit Todd George Market Place 1638 SE Blue Parkway Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 Follow on Facebook

CBD Oil is not “Snake Oil”

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A snake oil salesman is someone who knowingly sells fraudulent goods or who is a fraud, quack, or charlatan. It is not uncommon to hear a comparison between the two: “Snake Oil” and CBD oil. There is a lot of skepticism when it comes to CBD oil. I have even heard it regularly referenced as “snake oil”. This is a negative connotation …

Local Governments Banning Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

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From local authorities to Federal legislature, the debate of Medical Marijuana and dispensaries for MM still wage on. When it comes to the issue of MM, many government officials are scared and totally biased on the issue. Towns like the Springboro City Council have moved forward with a prohibition on cultivation, processing and distribution of marijuana for medical use according …

CBD and Cannabis Therapy: an End to Opioids?

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There is a severe opioid problem in modern medicine. On the streets of America too, but that’s a different article entirely. With all the advancements in cannabis research, the results continually point toward the truth that cannabis and cannabis derivatives are better at acute and chronic pain management, rather than habitual use of opioids as seen in the past forty …

CBD Study Yields Results at University of Alabama at Birmingham

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According to BizJournals.com, University of Alabama at Birmingham is making great strides in the field of CBD oil Research. BizJournals.com reports: “Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham have discovered evidence of interactions between cannabidiol oil, known better as CBD oil, with commonly used anti-epilepsy drugs. The findings, published on Monday in Epilepsia, the journal of the International League Against …

FDA and Big Pharma – Speedbumps to Healing with Cannabis

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Hurdle after hurdle, advocates for cannabis therapies have fought long and hard to bring the miracles and wonders that cannabis therapy can provide to light. With tough opposition from the FDA, DEA, and big Pharmaceutical companies, the road has not been easy. Still Federally classified as a Schedule 1 drug, marijuana is highly looked down upon by Federal watch dogs. …

More Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Opening Nationwide

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With the growing legalization of cannabis on a National scale, more and more businesses are beginning to form. From cannabis farms to dispensaries, it would seem that cannabis is a booming industry adding jobs and economic growth to the country. Hawaii is getting their first Medical Marijuana dispensary. KOHN2 News: “Maui Grown Therapies received approval from the Department of Health …

Edibles and More – CBD Has So Many Forms

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From tinctures of oil to candies and capsules, CBD can take on many different forms and variations. There is a method of CBD therapy for everyone: vapor inhalation, dinking tonics, pills, capsules, and even baking and cooking with CBD.  As social acceptance of marijuana changes, possible cooking mashups now include candy, cookies, mints, lemonade, coffee and more. Cannabis has been …

How Does CBD Oil Work?

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There are over 80 cannabinoid compounds found in cannabis plants; the majority of them are CBD and THC. CBD therapies are used to treat a wide range of conditions: epilepsy, chronic pain, cancer, Crohn’s, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, PTSD, cardiovascular disease, chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), Epstein Barr Syndrome, anxiety, antibiotic-resistant infections, multiple sclerosis, schizophrenia, migraines, and more. So how is CBD …

CBD American Shaman is Saving My Life

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There are so many testimonials out there when it comes to the wonders of CBD oil therapies that some find them to be embellished or maybe even untrue. This is my testimonial. I can only write what comes from my heart. Some of you may find it overly wordy, or maybe even blown out of proportion. I can only say …

New Survey Shows Half of People Using CBD, Stopped Traditional Meds

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According to a new survey that was conducted, showing that women are more likely to try CBD oil therapies before men, and that a large portion of them will stop using traditional medicines all together according to a recent report from Forbes.com. “A new survey from Brightfield Group and HelloMD covered 2,400 of HelloMD’s community of 150,000 members and did a deep dive into …

Industrial Hemp Bill Introduced by Kentucky Representative

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Industrial Hemp is gaining allies and support at a staggering rate. Especially when  it comes to  politicians advocating on it’s behalf at State Capitols and in D.C. Kentucky Representative (and former agriculture commissioner) James Comer introduced new legislation (H.R. 3530) to reduce the burden of regulations and statutes applicable to industrial hemp, an industry which is growing by leaps and …

Could CBD Oil Therapy Have Prevented the Stroke my Epileptic Nephew Just had?

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It has been a very trying week for my family. My nephew, who is 15 and a severe epileptic, has been in the fight of his life all week. After a series of cluster tonic/clonic seizures barraged his nervous system, he was transferred to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Where, evidently, he ended up having a stroke. My nephew is autistic …

Banks Tend to be Fearful When It Comes to Legal Cannabis

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With several different facets of the Federal Government not working well together, it’s no wonder that banks are fairly nervous when it comes to housing revenues generated by legal medical marijuana and recreational marijuana sales. Albeit, several states have legalized medical cannabis, and a few have also legalized or are about to legalize recreational marijuana. The potential for revenue is …