Richard Thomas

How Hemp CBD became America’s Health Super Star

A Rose By Any Other Name Cannabidiol (CBD) is a cannabinoid. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is also a cannabinoid. Cannabinoids are the powerful chemical compounds contained in the Cannabis sativa plant that provide amazing relief from numerous health problems, even conditions that will not respond to other treatments, and they do so with none of the side… Continue

Pain-Management Revolution CBD Rich Hemp Oil

World Class Athletes, U.S. Vets And The 
Woodstock Generation Are Igniting A Pain-Management Revolution Using CBD Rich Hemp Oil

Who Needs Pain-Management? Athletes are always in some degree of pain, either from training for competition or from actually competing. That’s why pain-management is vital for the long-term success of the pros. Fortunately for top athletes, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has this year removed THC-free Cannabidiol, CBD, from its list of banned substances. It’s… Continue

The Father of Medical Marijuana Would Be Shocked to Learn This

The Father of Medical Marijuana, Dr. Roger Adams (1889-1971), would be shocked and amazed to learn what’s happening with cannabis these days. Dr. Adams was awarded U.S. Patent #2,304,669 for isolating the medical component of cannabis, now known as CBD, or Cannabidiol (pronounced can-na-bi-DIAL). He applied for the patent on August 16, 1940. It was… Continue

Athletes Are Swapping OTC Pain Relievers For CBD

CBD (cannabidiol) is being heralded as something of a miracle molecule these days. Do you struggle with a mood disorder? Or IBS? Or treatment-resistant epilepsy? CBD’s said to hold the key to medicating these and other ailments, all with zero toxicity to humans. Researchers from the University of São Paulo found that “In human studies,… Continue

How The New Farm Bill Is Accelerating Legalization

What began as a proposal by Republican Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell, to amend the 2018 Farm Bill could end up fully legalizing industrial hemp in the United States. The amendment, titled the “Hemp Farming Act of 2018,” fully legalizes industrial hemp and all products made from it, including CBD oil. Industrial hemp is a… Continue