Episode 17: The Evolution and Evidence on Cannabidiol (CBD) and Cannabis with Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN, FAND | The Good Clean Nutrition Podcast Sponsored by Orgain

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Sep 13, 2022

Episode 17: The Evolution and Evidence on Cannabidiol (CBD) and Cannabis with Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN, FAND

Increased awareness and medicinal use of cannabidiol (CBD) has sparked the need for consumer education from trusted sources. In this episode of The Good Clean Nutrition Podcast, host Mary Purdy, MS, RDN is joined by Holistic Cannabis Practitioner, Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN, FAND, to explore the growing body of evidence supporting the use of CBD for common health conditions including pain, anxiety, inflammation, insomnia, and more. Tune in as they debunk common misconceptions about cannabis, discuss the key differences between cannabinoids CBD and THC, and review dosage guidelines.

About The Guest

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Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN, FAND


Janice Newell Bissex, MS, RDN, FAND, is a Holistic Cannabis Practitioner, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, and author. She teaches cannabis therapy and is Co-Program Director, Cannabinoid Medical Sciences at John Patrick University School of Integrative and Functional Medicine. She has written two books on CBD: Simple Guide to CBD: Fact, Fiction, and a Path Forward and Simple Guide to Cannabis Gardening: From Seed to Weed. Janice has her own line of the highest quality organically grown, phytocannabinoid-rich hemp CBD products for her clients that she sells under her Jannabis Wellness label.

About The Host

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Mary Purdy, MS, RDN


Mary Purdy, MS, RDN is an integrative eco-dietitian and nutrition educator with a Master's Degree from Bastyr University, where she is currently adjunct faculty. She has been in clinical practice for over 12 years using a personalized medicine and functional nutrition approach. In addition to being the host of The Good Clean Nutrition Podcast, she had her own podcast, The Nutrition Show, with 100+ episodes, and has authored two books, Serving the Broccoli Gods and The Microbiome Diet Reset. Mary also teaches for other universities and educational platforms, is a nutrition and sustainability adviser for Big Bold Health, and is a sought-after speaker, consultant and community builder working with organizations to create a more sustainable, just and resilient food system. Learn more about Mary at www.marypurdy.co.

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