Category: Lifestyle

‘The FDA is struggling’: Former US surgeon general Carmona on government’s approach to CBD

The booming CBD industry is eagerly waiting to see if U.S. health regulators change course and start allowing cannabinoid treatments in food and dietary supplements. Many are hoping the U.S. Food and Drug...

FDA exec: Don’t expect an exception for CBD

CBD treatments are promising, but far more research needs to be done before federal authorities can allow them in foods and dietary supplements, according to a leader of the U.S. Food and...

5 Takeaways from Bernie Sanders’ Chat on ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’

At this moment in 2019, there might not be two figures more beloved yet controversial in the U.S. culture than Bernie Sanders and Joe Rogan. Naturally, a conversation between the… The post 5 Takeaways from Bernie Sanders' Chat on 'The Joe Rogan Experience' appeared first on Weedmaps News.

Charlotte’s Web reports revenues buoyed by distribution deals, hires CFO

Charlotte’s Web, a Boulder, Colorado-based CBD manufacturer, on Wednesday reported revenue of $25 million for the second quarter ended in June, up 45% from the same period a year ago.Profit for the...

Damaging hailstorm hits Oregon hemp farms, causes potentially millions in losses

This hemp farm was on the edge of the Aug. 9 hailstorm in Central Oregon. All of these plants were 3-5 inches tall and healthy the day before this photo was taken....

Seattle Hempfest 2019: Leafly’s Guide to the Original Protestival

During the third weekend in August, three connected parks north of Seattle’s waterfront transform into a friendly, fragrant celebration. Hempfest, now in its 28th year, is widely regarded as America’s biggest and...

Try These Terpene-infused Products to Improve Your High

In the world of weed, THC, cannabidiol (CBD), and cannabinoids get all the praise, but cannabis's secret weapons are terpenes.   Terpenes are volatile essential oils that are found in all… The post Try These Terpene-infused Products to Improve Your High appeared first on Weedmaps News.

How the Dutch Spread Cannabis Across the World

As more and more countries embrace cannabis legalization, it’s important not to forget the vital role the Netherlands has played over the last five decades by providing a safe haven both for...