Updated: Jun 18, 2022
Do you have questions about why hemp oil and CBD oil are different from one another? If yes, then this educational blog is for you.
With the cannabis boom has come an explosion in consumer use and demand for CBD oil. The market is already a billion-dollar industry and growing bigger each day but education and legal policy lag like a cheetah with a broken leg.
Academic institutions are decades behind on research and understanding how cannabis works with your endocannabinoid system. The majority of the studies and knowledge about cannabis come from Israel—where Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, the pioneer of cannabis research, lives and studies the topic to this day.
What's most frustrating is the United States government holds a patent titled "Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants." Yet, they refuse to acknowledge the potential medicinal benefits of cannabis.
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