Defense Department Warns Troops About Risks of Using CBD Products

The US Department of Defense is concerned about the CBD products that members of the service may decide to use. Their concern seems to be that you can’t trust the products and may end up getting THC (the psychoactive compound in cannabis) and that is a no-no.

Military regulations prohibit members of the Army and Air Force from consuming hemp products. The Navy and Marines allow their servicemembers to consume them but Deuster said those who do are taking a risk consuming “foods that might cause them to fail a drug test.”

A positive test for THC is a career ender, she said.[…]

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