Why CBD Belongs In A Pharmacy

Why does CBD belong in a pharmacy? As Pharmacists, we have always owned the title “Drug Expert”. That’s because our customers have always believed that we are the resource they know and trust with all their questions about their healthcare in general, and their medications in particular.  Now that we know our customers are taking CBD, it’s imperative that we become the “CBD Expert”.  It is our responsibility to be the expert they need, and

Read More »

What is CBD

What Is CBD? CBD is an abbreviation for Cannabidiol, a chemical compound found naturally in the cannabis plant. It is not mind altering like marijuana. CBD will not make you high. Over the past 40 years, there have been numerous studies that highlight the potential benefits of CBD and how it can support the Endocannabinoid System (ECS). Every mammal has an endocannabinoid system (ECS) with receptors throughout their bodies.  This system is involved in almost

Read More »

CBD Is NOT Medical Marijuana

      Contents  1. What is medical    marijuana?  2. What is hemp? If you do any research into CBD on the web, you quickly realize how much confusion exists regarding CBD and medical marijuana.  The misconception that CBD is medical marijuana is one of the most important reasons for educating pharmacists and healthcare professionals – as well as the general public – on the merits and pitfalls of both of these substances. The biggest difference between CBD and

Read More »