Category Archives: Herbal MediaWatch

Blockchain Systems May Create an Accountability System for Herbal and Botanical Products and Ingredients

The global trade in botanical products has been steadily increasing. Thus, creating a growing concern about the ethnopharmacology, quality, and social and economic viability of botanical resources. Valid concerns have been raised regarding equitable benefit-sharing, responsible sourcing, and sustainable supply. Cultivated or wild-harvested material, varied regulation among different markets and in different countries, insufficient knowledge and poor practice regarding threatened

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Herbal MediaWatch: Cannabidiol Products Are Everywhere, but Should People Be Using Them?

Cannabidiol Products Are Everywhere, but Should People Be Using Them? Nov. 20, 2019 – JAMA Network Citation Rubin R. Cannabidiol Products Are Everywhere, but Should People Be Using Them? JAMA. Published online November 20, 2019. doi:https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.17361 The CBD market has exploded in recent months, with products ranging from bath salts to coffee and tea to maple bacon–flavored dog biscuits. In fact, it surpassed turmeric in 2018

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