Darren Doyle, story:
One of the latest health trends popping up everywhere in shops and retail locations, CBD oil products, can now be found locally. Local business Alford's Pharmacy & Drive Thru now carries the product and is sharing information about CBD with the public.
"We take our reputation and trust built in the community very seriously," said owner Kasey Alford. "Putting our patients' best interests first and foremost contributes to our decision to carry any new products. To support a new product that will be offered at Alford's Pharmacy, all CBD products will be 10% off from now until Saturday, October 27."
Alford says that CBD, (Cannabidiol) is a product that his pharmacy has extensively researched for the past year. Through this research, he said they've determined there is no denying the benefits of CBD for many ailments, including insomnia, pain, arthritis, migraines, and even seizures.
"Will CBD work for 100% of people? No," said Alford. "Is CBD something many people could find beneficial? We feel confident the answer is absolutely. CBD is an investment into your health, plain and simple."
According to Alford, finding a supplier that rivaled their standards out of countless suppliers was a difficult decision. Kentucky was a national leader in the benefits of hemp, so preferring to support local by partnering with a Kentucky supplier, while at the same time finding a supplier that has consistency in their product, led them to Extract Wellness.
"Extract Wellness owns the genus to the hemp seeds they use," he said. "That's complicated language for they grow the exact same plants all the time, which means each bottle produced is made from the same source consistently. Many suppliers may grow their product in Kentucky; however, it could be a "blend" of hemp from various sources. Meaning that you may purchase one bottle that works great once, but the next bottle you purchase doesn't work as well. That could mean that the main source of the "blended" hemp was from a different source than the first bottle. The consistency Extract Wellness provides stands above other CBD products that are offered elsewhere."
Alford also noted that Extract Wellness produces a natural formulation "Full Spectrum" (containing less than 1% THC) and a 0% THC option.
"We offer both options at our pharmacy, along with an educated staff to assist patients in determining which choice will best fit their needs."
Alford said that over the years, his pharmacy has tried to make saving patients money a priority, and they will always continue that effort; however, CBD is not inexpensive no matter where it's purchased.
"Extract Wellness not only has the consistency but also the price points that are very competitive with all others suppliers in the market. Call or come by Alford's Pharmacy to speak to our knowledgeable pharmacists & staff about our CBD products."
Samples are also available to those interested. All CBD products will be 10% off at Alford's Pharmacy & Drive Thru from now until Saturday, October 27th.