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Healthy Pets with Dr. Karen Becker - The Effective Pain Treatment Your Vet May Not Want to Talk About - June 9, 2018 - Presented by Mercola - https://healthypets.mercola.com/sites/healthypets/archive/2018/06/09/cbd-for-dogs-osteoarthritis-epilepsy-treatment.aspx?utm_source=wpnl&utm_medium=email&utm_content=art3&utm_campaign=20180621Z1&et_cid=DM215615&et_rid=342680858&fbclid=IwAR1DoERnlbIBOH89LqzZxzeELJKPxUnhPXiVrt8dK5lj72B8dxneaXHXV78

FDA approves first drug comprised of an active ingredient derived from marijuana to treat rare, severe forms of epilepsy - June 25, 2018 - https://www.fda.gov/newsevents/newsroom/pressannouncements/ucm611046.htm

“CBD is a chemical component of the Cannabis sativa plant, more commonly known as marijuana. However, CBD does not cause intoxication or euphoria (the “high”) that comes from tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).”

“…(CBD)…was shown to be effective in reducing the frequency of seizures when compared with placebo.”

Preliminary data from CBD clinical trials ‘promising’ at Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences - July 19, 2018 - https://cvmbs.source.colostate.edu/preliminary-data-from-cbd-clinical-trials-promising/

Based on her research, she found that 89 percent of dogs who received CBD in a clinical trial had a reduction in the frequency of seizures.”

 Liberty Leaf - VANCOUVER - CNW - Liberty Leaf Announces Completion of CBD Research Study on Cannabis Pain Management - newswire.ca - August 20, 2018 -  https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/liberty-leaf-announces-completion-of-cbd-research-study-on-canine-pain-management-691252831.html

“Osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most common diseases in dogs, characterized by pain, stiffness, lethargy and decreased mobility, which leads to reduction in their quality of life. CBD offers a potential solution for both owner and pet.  In fact, dogs should be able to take advantage of the pain management capabilities of CBD even more so than humans since dogs have a more extensive endocannabinoid system with which CBD can interact. This interaction helps to reduce pain and other symptoms linked to the endocannabinoid system…Results from the ESEV-managed, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial demonstrated that dogs with clinically diagnosed OA receiving a daily dose of only 0.3 mg/kg of proprietary CBD-infused oil formulation for four weeks exhibited significantly reduced pain and improved functional performance.”

National Post - TORONTO - Why Companies are eyeing the cannabis compound that doesn't get you high - September 27, 2018 -  https://nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/canada-news-pmn/why-companies-are-eyeing-the-cannabis-compound-that-doesnt-get-you-high?fbclid=IwAR3MYAP8ELWIx6Mc4U5w6R9X7S96ooqCZjks5w_DQz3xtu2yeWIn7haEsrA

The World Health Organization (WHO) Report (see attached link for report below) finds no public health risks or abuse potential for CBD and recommends descheduling CBD.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/janetwburns/2018/03/18/who-report-finds-no-public-health-risks-abuse-potential-for-cbd/#482b8fb92347

https://www.who.int/medicines/access/controlled-substances/CannabidiolCriticalReview.pdf

https://www.ganjapreneur.com/world-health-organization-recommends-descheduling-cbd/ 

First Canadian paediatric study of mixed THC/CBD cannabis oil shows promise for children with drug-resistant epilepsy

“Our study adds to a growing body of evidence that cannabinoids can exert anti-seizure effects and are safe and tolerable in treating paediatric…”

Tumors: Cannabinoids and CBD Research Overview

https://echoconnection.org/tumors-medical-cannabis-and-cbd-research-overview/

“Research has shown that cannabis can help inhibit the growth of, and even kill the cells of, cancerous tumors. One of the major cannabinoids found in cannabis, cannabidiol (CBD), has shown to inhibit the progression of cancers located in the breast, lung, prostate and colon in several animal trials.”

The Ultimate Guide to CBD: Everything You Need to Know About the Miraculous Health Benefits of Cannabidiol

https://www.consciouslifestylemag.com/cbd-health-benefits/