Category: Health/Beauty inCity

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FDA regulation of products containing cannabis and cannabis-derived compounds

FDA regulation of products containing cannabis and cannabis-derived compounds

The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 was signed into law. Among other things, this new law changes certain federal authorities relating to the production and marketing of hemp, defined as cannabis (Cannabis sativa L.), and derivatives of cannabis with extremely low (less than 0.3 percent on a dry weight basis) concentrations of the psychoactive compound...

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When Overconfidence Is an Asset, and When It’s a Liability

When Overconfidence Is an Asset, and When It’s a Liability

What happens to people who are overconfident? Are they generally rewarded, promoted, and respected? Or do we distrust them and avoid collaborating with them? Our research suggests it may depend on how they express confidence. One way people express confidence is verbally. We make specific, numeric expressions of confidence in our judgments, such as when...

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Alabama Business Owners Respond To CBD From Hemp Now Legal

Alabama Business Owners Respond To CBD From Hemp Now Legal

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall has updated a public notice on the legal status of cannabidiol because of a provision in the farm bill that received final passage today in Congress. The farm bill legalizes industrial hemp beyond pilot programs that Congress authorized in 2014. Marshall’s office said that means cannabidiol derived from hemp and containing no more than than 0.3...

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Koios Mapping Human Brain to Study Impact of CBD

Koios Mapping Human Brain to Study Impact of CBD

Koios is already conducting a clinical trial on the impact of its nootropic supplements on the human brain, and released preliminary results on Oct. 9, 2018. Koios beverages and supplements contain a proprietary formula of nootropic, brain-enhancing nutrients. The trial involved mapping the activity of the brain before and after subjects consumed Koios nootropic supplements....

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There is no passion to be found playing small

There is no passion to be found playing small

There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. – Nelson Mandela WHY WE ENGAGE FAITH COMMUNITIES ABOUT HEALTH? The influence and authority of the church tradition extends to every aspect of Black American life, both past and present....

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Curaleaf Opens North Miami’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Curaleaf Opens North Miami’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Curaleaf, Inc., one of the largest and fastest growing vertically integrated cannabis operators in the United States, announced that the company has opened North Miami’s first medical marijuana dispensary today. The new dispensary provides northern Miami-Dade county and southern Broward county patients with access to Curaleaf’s premium quality medical marijuana products. This is Curaleaf’s 14th dispensary in the state of Florida. In addition to access...