Dr. Rob Anda of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Dr. Vincent Felitti of Kaiser Permanente conducted a study of 17,300 mostly middle-class white Americans between 1995-1997.  The study sought to ascertain if adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) contributed to long-term negative health outcomes in adulthood.   

The survey asked 10 questions that focused on traumas experienced in childhood.  These questions were arranged in three clusters around abuse, neglect, and family challenges.  

Over the past five or six years, there has been an explosion of the market for hemp and CBD products, while the decriminalization and/or legalization of marijuana has made the news across the country. The industry has become more diverse, more complex, and to the parent who wants to protect their child, more frightening and confusing. Here are some of the basics you need to know.