Not only have Cannabis stocks outperformed indexes but they also have grown by over 236% in 2016. Despite recent comments made by the Trump administration backing away from the acceptance of the cannabis industry, growth continues as Cannabis stocks are outperforming other sectors. Analysts say that cannabis related businesses that "touch the plant" and associate it with their businesses have tremendous potential for growth.
It's a well known fact that football players oftentimes have lifelong injuries resulting in a life of pain and discomfort. Former Miami Dolphins Running Back Ricky Williams admits using marijuana to deal with that pain and is now a crusader for cannabis. He and two other former professional football players called on the National Football League to allow the use of marijuana as a medicine at a recent South Florida Conference for Cannabis.
Former Seminole Tribe chief James E. Billie announced that his company, MCW, is joining with Electrum Partners, a Nevada-based cannabis firm, to assist tribes around the country in establishing medical marijuana operations. The partnership is aimed at increasing production of medical marijuana without having to deal with the complex web of local, state and federal laws that are causing a great amount of complication and thwarting businesses from entering the market while frightening banks.
The Tommy Chong Blazers Cup will be a 2-day celebration of the best medical marijuana in California, recognizing the premier MMJ growers, breeders, edible chefs and extract artists. The event, sponsored by Diamond CBD, makers of the Chong’s Choice CBD line was conceived and developed by the legendary Tommy Chong.
CBD oil is being credited with saving the life of 11-year-old Billy Caldwell. Billy almost didn't make it to his 12th birthday. He was having upwards of 100 seizures every day caused by severe epilepsy.
Since being prescribed CBD oil, Billy’s health has improved drastically. In fact, he hasn't suffered a seizure in 10 months, making him the new poster child for CBD oil.
As more people around the nation favor legalizing marijuana and consumers, experts, and professionals that use the medicine grow more influential by the day, athletes in particular are becoming much more open about their use of CBD and marijuana to recover and deal with pain.