Author | Sebastian Krawiec


Charlotte's Web completes acquisition of Abacus Health Products

June 16, 2020

Charlotte's Web has completed its acquisition of Abacus Health Products to become the largest vertically integrated hemp-derived CBD company. 

CCSS urges stakeholders to accelerate CBD research, and FDA to develop regulatory pathway

June 16, 2020

The Collaborative for CBD Science and Safety is calling on industry, researchers, academia, healthcare practitioners, and regulators to accelerate research and the development of an appropriate federal regulatory framework for cannabidiol (CBD) and CBD-containing products. 

Foodborne pathogens incidents in 2019 went up in some cases, but not all, says CDC report

June 15, 2020

Will the COVID-19 pandemic have an impact on food safety?

New American Gastroenterological Association guidelines do not recommend probiotics for most digestive conditions; Probiotics industry responds

June 10, 2020

The American Gastroenterological Association released new clinical guidelines which find that there is not enough evidence to support the use of probiotics for most digestive conditions. However, the guidelines do conditionally support the use of certain probiotic formulations in three specific clinical settings.