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Did Phil Mickelson Take CBD In The 2019 Masters?
Is Phil Mickelson Taking CBD Oil?
During his second-round at the Masters, Mickelson was spotted ingesting something from an eye dropper. While we don’t know what it was, lefty looked sketchy while doing it.
Mickelson looks over his shoulder like a 15-year-old smoking a joint in his bedroon for the first time and is nervous his parents might come home any second. And who knows, he could be right. Masters chairman Fred Ridley might be in those bushes.
First, CBD is not marijuana. Rather, it is one of many cannabinoids or compounds that can be extracted from the cannabis plants that include the closely related marijuana and hemp plants. CBD and THC are the two compounds that get the most attention when it comes to cannabis research. THC is the psychoactive element that produces marijuana’s high. CBD is not psychoactive, and according to a World Health Organization report, unlike THC, CBD “is generally well tolerated, with a good safety profile. . . . [and] is not associated with abuse potential.”
The Real Truth About CBD.
CBD growth in golf and in many other markets is growing rapidly. Alongside legalisation of cannabis across nearly all US states the CBD industry is booming for pain relief, anxiety, prevention of disease, arthritis and many other ailments.
At the moment, CBD companies have to be very careful to not make false CBD related claims as CBD, even though legal, is not registered by the FDA [food drug agency]. Technically, CBD cannot be used as a food additive in restaurants, however many CBD dispensaries are doing exactly that. Many states are formulating rules while the FDA considers how far the CBD-infused menus will go.
A Washington Post story, read about a store owner in Colorado mixing CBD Oil with his smoothies
“makes everybody better . . . I tell people, ‘CBD—it’s a natural Tylenol and Xanax mixed together.’”
CBD product must have an FDA warning:
“These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.”
However, CBD mania proceeds at an almost pandemic pace. The reasons are largely anecdotal, not the clinical verification you might see from experimental drug therapies. There is no doubt that CBD has real documented promise when it comes to treating specific childhood seizure disorders. CBD oil-based alternative treatments for a rare childhood epilepsy known as Dravet Syndrome spawned a cottage industry.
“Currently, there are more than 150 ongoing studies of CBD’s effects”, says Dr. J.H. Atkinson, co-director of the University of California’s Center for Medical Cannabis Research.
Can CBD cure disease, relieve pain and stop anxiety?
“We’re at the very beginning; we really don’t know yet,” Hutchison says.
“I think in the long run this could be useful to people, just not in all the ways people are currently marketing it for.” Hutchison points out that past clinical trials of CBD sometimes have used much higher doses than what is often available at retail.
However there is no denying that in real life situations CBD is helping people with many issues.
Now as golfers it gets exciting because a little injury, little ache, sore knee or wrist could be helped by CBD. Will CBD Oil really knock shots of your golf game?
Best CBD Companies To Buy From?
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