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# cbd - Friday 18 February, 2022

Dozens of cannabis-derived products recalled since 2021, with newer CBD items seen as 'problematic'
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Dozens of cannabis-derived products recalled since 2021, with newer CBD items seen as 'problematic'

Feb 18th 2022, 12:05 AM 32,198 Views 28 Comments
  • The FSAI has so far issued recalls on 90 different CBD products since 2019, Stephen McDermott writes.
  • The authority has found many products containing THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis.
  • Affected products include CBD oil, CBD paste, hemp juice powder, hemp tea, food supplements and even hemp whiskey and gin.

# cbd - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

First medicinal cannabis product to be available from October
# Cannabidiol
# Cannabidiol

First medicinal cannabis product to be available from October

Sep 29th 2021, 2:27 PM 22,743 Views 39 Comments

CannEpil, a cannabidiol-based medication, is to be made available next month.

# cbd - Wednesday 15 September, 2021

FSAI recalls food supplements due to unsafe levels of THC
# Recall
# Recall

FSAI recalls food supplements due to unsafe levels of THC

Sep 15th 2021, 7:18 PM 27,407 Views 19 Comments

THC is the active ingredient in cannabis which gets users high.

# cbd - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

CBD products being recalled in Ireland because they contain too much THC
# High Alert
# High Alert

CBD products being recalled in Ireland because they contain too much THC

Jul 27th 2021, 5:14 PM 54,207 Views 53 Comments

THC is the active ingredient which gets users high.

# cbd - Sunday 9 May, 2021

Blindboy Boatclub: If you're against cannabis in Ireland, you're against safe cannabis
# Opinion
# Opinion

Blindboy Boatclub: If you're against cannabis in Ireland, you're against safe cannabis

May 9th 2021, 12:05 AM 76,353 Views 221 Comments

The artist, author and podcaster asks if we should reconsider the prohibition model when it comes to cannabis use.

# cbd - Thursday 26 December, 2019

'If we sell CBD as a 'cure-all' for everything, it will drown out what it is actually effective for'
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

'If we sell CBD as a 'cure-all' for everything, it will drown out what it is actually effective for'

Dec 26th 2019, 10:00 PM 48,046 Views 40 Comments

CBD helps people deal with the side effects of certain conditions, but it has also become a ‘buzz’ wellness product.

# cbd - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Confused about CBD? Here's what you need to know about Ireland and the cannabis-based remedy
# Green Street
# Green Street

Confused about CBD? Here's what you need to know about Ireland and the cannabis-based remedy

Jul 21st 2018, 10:01 PM 220,570 Views 81 Comments

It is not a registered medicine here but it is widely on sale. How is that possible?

# cbd - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

'We'll be home for Christmas': Ava Barry granted medicinal cannabis licence
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

'We'll be home for Christmas': Ava Barry granted medicinal cannabis licence

Nov 28th 2017, 6:58 PM 17,626 Views 65 Comments

Her family has been campaigning for her to be allowed access CBD oil.

# cbd - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Family of Ava Twomey separated as she remains in Netherlands for medicinal cannabis treatment
# Cbd
# Cbd

Family of Ava Twomey separated as she remains in Netherlands for medicinal cannabis treatment

Sep 5th 2017, 3:31 PM 26,673 Views 54 Comments

Ava’s mother Vera led a public campaign for her daughter to access medicinal cannabis in Ireland.

# cbd - Friday 21 April, 2017

Vera Twomey stopped at Dublin Airport attempting to bring medicinal cannabis into the country
# Medical Cannabis
# Medical Cannabis

Vera Twomey stopped at Dublin Airport attempting to bring medicinal cannabis into the country

Apr 21st 2017, 3:32 PM 50,772 Views 208 Comments

Twomey said she declared the medication and it was confiscated by customs officials.

# cbd - Monday 17 April, 2017

'It robs you of your very being': Life with the invisible illness
# Fibromyalgia
# Fibromyalgia

'It robs you of your very being': Life with the invisible illness

Apr 17th 2017, 10:00 PM 43,621 Views 46 Comments

Jo Allen has a chronic pain condition and has been getting some relief from cannabis-derived medicine.

# cbd - Monday 20 March, 2017

Your 6 big questions about medicinal cannabis in Ireland... answered
# ONGOING DEBATE
# ONGOING DEBATE

Your 6 big questions about medicinal cannabis in Ireland... answered

Mar 20th 2017, 6:05 AM 43,992 Views 46 Comments

Vera Twomey can’t access medicinal cannabis for her daughter, but legislation is on the way.

# cbd - Monday 2 January, 2017

Cannabis ingredient to be classed as medicine in UK
# Cbd
# Cbd

Cannabis ingredient to be classed as medicine in UK

Jan 2nd 2017, 1:41 PM 13,627 Views 44 Comments

Companies wishing to sell CBD can apply for a licence from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency.

# cbd - Monday 14 November, 2016

The vast majority of people in Ireland want to see medicinal cannabis legalised
# Medicinal Cannabis
# Medicinal Cannabis

The vast majority of people in Ireland want to see medicinal cannabis legalised

Nov 14th 2016, 6:10 AM 14,894 Views 59 Comments

A new poll conducted for the Claire Byrne Live show revealed how 77% of us want the law to change.

# cbd - Friday 29 April, 2016

'An utter warrior': Cork family appeals for little girl to be allowed use cannabis-based medicine
# Seizures
# Seizures

'An utter warrior': Cork family appeals for little girl to be allowed use cannabis-based medicine

Apr 29th 2016, 6:30 AM 22,445 Views 124 Comments

Some 11 types of pharmaceutical medication have failed to improve Ava Barry’s condition.