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is cbd oil legal in the uk?

Its everywhere, local shops, online, celebs have it in cocktails but is CBD oil legal in the UK? Is CBD oil Legal in the UK? – Back to the beginning.  Many ask is CBD oil legal in the UK and to answer that we need to start in the olden days. A long long time ago in a galaxy far far away… actually it was right here on Earth around 2 – 3 billion years ago. Back then there was nothing living on the land apart from perhaps a bit of plant life, but in the sea life was thriving. Our earliest common ancestor with the cannabis plant harkens back to this time when the oceans were full of translucent life forms known as sea squirts. This primitive little organism, still around today found on jetties and marinas. Developed the very first nervous system which went on to become the one that all…

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Who wasn’t moved and inspired by Hannah Deacon on Loose Women cannabis oil story this week?!  Hannah Deacon on the  Loose Women cannabis debate, will it ever be legal in the UK?! It was not the first time we had heard her story. Certainly not the first time the Loose Women cannabis debate has raged on! It was Loose Women on Tuesday, but she spoke passionately and eloquently on LBC Radio a couple of weeks ago about her six year old son Alfie, his incredibly rare condition and her anguish at not being able to give him cannabis oil legally in the UK to help reduce and ultimately eliminate his seizures.   She has even taken her campaign along with Sir Patrick Stewart, backed by MPs peers and scientists, to Downing Street, delivering a petition with more than 370,000 signatures to back the family’s pleas for a licence to allow Alfie…

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medical cannabis on uk prescription

Well, I never believed I would actually utter the words, you can now get medical cannabis on prescription in the UK. Yet here we are! Or are we…   Medical Cannabis on prescription? Too good to be true? Maybe. Make no bones about it, medical cannabis on prescription is awesome & MONUMENTAL. Just be aware there are conditions and regulations that could still prevent you from getting your medicine. We will cover all of these ‘conditions’ further on in the blog post. Back in 2011 when our company founder started the very first CBD oil company in the UK it looked impossible. Yet here we are, after a huge amount of pressure from a rapidly changing society. Last week poll’s suggested that over 60% of the British public were in favour of cannabis legalisation. Nearly 70% said that they would gladly use medical cannabis on prescription on recpommendation from a doctor. To think…

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what is the endocannabinoid system puzzle

Gwyneth Paltrow CBD Cocktails… Gwyneth Paltrow and CBD – Bottoms up to Gwyneth Paltrow and her new found love for CBD or cannabidiol and her experimentation’s with the cannabis-derived extract! The Oscar-winning actress and lifestyle guru is the latest A-Lister to have discovered the therapeutic benefits of CBD – at Happy Hour no less! The mum of two wrote up recipes on her lifestyle blog, Goop, explaining how to mix sundowner drinks with secret ingredient CBD oil for that feel-good kick. Up in Smoke, Gin & Chronic and Cannabis Cup are all on her CBD Cocktail Menu. Sounds delicious. Her blog on the CBD soaked drinks read: “Ringing in 2018 with a CBD-spiked cocktail intrigued many of us at Goop. Depending on where you live and what the laws are (they’re about to become even more relaxed here in Los Angeles), it seems like just about everyone is experimenting with cannabidiol (also…

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