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ATHS News: The UK CBD Industry is Thriving (Despite Setbacks)

Hi Hempers! With more and more research being published about the medical benefits of CBD, the CBD industry is growing bigger and stronger every day... and now, with the recent EU findings ruling that CBD should not be treated as a drug, as long as it contains less than 0.2% THC content (and you'll be pleased to know that all of our products already comply with this), things are looking very bright for the future of CBD! Source: EUToday

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ATHS News: EU Court Says 'CBD is not a narcotic'

In a groundbreaking ruling, an EU Court has ruled that the French ban on CBD is illegal. This is great news for the CBD industry and, following on the back of Italy doing the same a few weeks ago, sends a strong message to the UK and, the rest of Europe that CBD is naturally beneficial in treating many health conditions and is not in any way harmful to the patient!! Here at ATH Shop, we’ll be keeping an eye on the news and will of course keep our members updated. Source: The Guardian

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ATHS News: 'Seed our Future' Campaign Gains Momentum

The ‘Seed Our Future’ Campaign led by  Guy Coxall  and his team is gathering momentum .. exciting times! Please look them up on Facebook and support the campaign .. it could mean the de-scheduling of cannabis as an illegal drug, which will then result in medical cannabis becoming more widely available and better regulated, away from the black market. This then gives the patient/consumer a range of options in combining the THC content (which is currently illegal if over 0.2%) with the CBD content (legal), to obtain maximum effectiveness in treating their particular health condition/s. The reason that this is important is that various research has shown that some conditions respond better to a mix of both THC and CBD,...

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ATHS Asks: CBD Oil vs. Erectile Dysfunction. Is CBD taking on Viagra?

As CBD oil burgeons into many markets around the globe, it seems it may also be able to combat men's worst bedroom fears - erectile dysfunction (ED). About 4.3 million men in the UK are affected by ED. However, 44% of men do not seek any medical help and this ends up increasing anxiety and exacerbating their performance in the bedroom. CBD oil and erectile dysfunction can seem to be unlikely partners on paper. However, there is enough evidence to suggest CBD can help alleviate symptoms of ED. CBD oil is still a budding competition to Viagra in treating erectile dysfunction. Most people are unaware of CBD's potential to enhance their sex life. Viagra is still the most popular medication...

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