The latest studies show that cannabis can help alleviate pain, especially among seniors. A recent National Survey on Drug Use and Health analyzed cannabis consumption rates among seniors aged 65 and above. Data gleaned from the survey demonstrated a 250% increase in the number of seniors using cannabis from 2006 to 2013.
A unique ingredient is emerging as one of the hottest things in skincare—Cannabidiol. Better known as CBD, this cannabis compound is stirring up some serious buzz in the beauty industry, not to mention in the pharmaceutical world. While not clinically proven, the cannabinoid, when applied topically, can provide relief from the symptoms of widespread skin conditions, including inflammation, itchiness, burns, infections and insect bites.
Peter Horvath built his career in retail. Working in leadership and C-suite positions in household name brands such as Victoria’s Secret, DSW, American Eagle, and The Limited, he lived, breathed, and learned retail success from the bottom up. And now he’s set his sights on a new industry: Cannabis.
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