Can CBD Help People With Health Problems?

Your health can significantly affect your quality of life. A healthy body allows you to ward off illnesses and diseases, and increase your productivity for the day. Over time, a healthy body can contribute to your personal and professional growth. Moreover, being mentally healthy makes it easier for you to reduce stress and achieve the proper work-life balance.

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Study: Marijuana Use Results in Decreased Speed, No Negative Effect, on Driving

According to a newly released study subjects who consumed cannabis typically decrease their driving speed and demonstrated few other significant changes. The study, titled Acute and residual effects of smoked cannabis: Impact on driving speed and lateral control, heart rate, and self-reported drug effects, was published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

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Research: Certain CBD Products Could Lead to Failed Drug Test

According to the results of a small pilot study vaping CBD products might lead to a positive urine test for marijuana.

The study tested people after use of cannabidiol (CBD) samples, some containing tiny amounts of THC (the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana), reports Reuters. One-third of those who vaped CBD-dominant cannabis had positive urine tests for THC, according to the report in the Journal of Analytical Toxicology.

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Initiatives to Legalize Marijuana and Medical Marijuana Filed in South Dakota

According to the Associated Press South Dakota groups submitted separate signed petitions Monday that would allow residents to vote next year on whether to legalize medical marijuana and recreational marijuana. The filing of the petitions comes ahead of Monday’s deadline for submitting an initiative with the goal of getting it on the November, 2020 ballot.

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Will marijuana cafes open doors to federal legalization?

If marijuana cafes become popular places, then the marijuana cafes could cause an increase in the consumer demand for marijuana, which is a positive factor for investors in the cannabis industry. The investors are challenged by US government officials who refuse to legalize medical marijuana and recreational marijuana at a federal level in the United States. The problems from the potential federal legalization of marijuana include the health hazards from marijuana, such as problems from addiction and from an increased heart rate for a person who is using marijuana.

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