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LEGAL STATUS OF CBD In EUROPE

CBD products have seen a rise in popularity in recent years due to their multiple uses and tremendous health benefits. But seen as CBD is extracted from industrial hemp this has created a lot of discussions to do with its legality. For the European Union and the United Kingdom, CBD products with 0.2% or less THC content are legal. But it depends on the country whether CBD is legal for purchase to the general public or whether it is strictly legal in a medical sense when prescribed by a doctor. This is due to each country’s laws and restrictions surrounding...

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Top 7 Medicinal Mushrooms

Did you read our introduction into Medicinal Mushrooms?   Get our CBD / Medicinal Mushroom Capsules Lion’s Mane: The Mushroom for the Mind Species name: Hericium erinaceus Main Health Benefit: Supports healthy brain function* Lion’s Mane is rich in a multitude of important compound: beta-glucans, which are responsible for antitumor growth, immuno-modulating antioxidants and neuro-protective chemicals*. Oxidative stress, which these compounds protect against, is closely related to the pathogenesis of neurodegenerative disorders, such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease [1]*. Nerve Growth Factor (NGF) synthesis in nerve cells may be induced by certain compounds (hericenones and erinacines) found in Hericium erinaceus,...

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What are Medicinal Mushrooms?

Get our CBD / Medicinal Mushroom Capsules Mushrooms. No they won't get you high. Introduction Mushrooms have long been touted for their myriad of health benefits, and the use of medicinal mushroom dates back thousands of years. Now, in recent times with functional medicine and nutrition going mainstream, we’re seeing a resurgence of interest in these marvelous superfoods. Mushrooms are miniature pharmaceutical factories, and of the thousands of mushroom species in nature, our ancestors and modern scientists have identified several dozen that have a unique combination of talents that improve our health. - Paul Stamets Benefits of Medicinal Mushrooms Mushrooms...

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Medical Cannabis German Companies

Below is an overview of companies of note which are currently operating in the German market. This list is indicative and not exhaustive. Bedrocan is a producer of legal medicinal cannabis. It is Germany’s main cannabis importer (1,500 kilograms in 2018). The company’s headquarters are in the Netherlands.    Canopy Growth is a Canadian licensed producer that specialises in cannabis dried flower, oils, concentrates, softgel capsules and hemp. Canopy Growth was the first company to obtain a licence to produce medicinal cannabis for Germany via its subsidiary Spektrum Cannabis GmbH. In December, Canopy Growth acquired the Tuttlinger Storz & Bickel...

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Legality of cannabis recreational possession, by state in Germany

    Possession (not to be confused with consumption) of recreational cannabis is illegal in Germany. Consumption is not a criminal offence. However, possessing cannabis without having written authorisation is an offence as stated by the BtMG and can lead to up to five years in prison. The public prosecutor may, on the strength of section 31a of the BtMG, refrain from prosecution even without the consent of the court, if 1) he or she considers the offender's guilt to be minor, and 2) if there is no public interest in the offence and the narcotics were only intended for...

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