Celebrities Who Endorse CBD

Michael J. Fox

As a longtime sufferer of Parkinson’s disease, Michael J. Fox has used cannabis to counteract the effects of the chronic disease since he was diagnosed.

Seth Rogen

Seth believes so strongly in the benefits of cannabis for Alzheimer’s prevention that he spoke in congress about the state of Alzheimer’s research and the public perception of people with the disease. His testimony came as part of a larger Senate hearing about the state of Alzheimer’s research.

Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi is a well-known cannabinoid advocate and consumer. She’s used a vape pen for years to treat her pain, stress, and glaucoma.

Morgan Freeman

Freeman uses both CBD and THC to treat the fibromyalgia he suffers after a serious accident in 2008 and has since been a voice of support for the benefits of the plant.

Tommy Chong

Chong became popular in the 1970s for his comedies about pot smoking. Like many advocates, his support was a product of personal necessity. He credits the effects of CBD oil when discussing his recovery from prostate cancer in 2012. “I kicked cancer’s ass,” he said of his CBD use.

Montel Williams

Montel has been famous for years for his acting career, but in 2016 the cannabis community won a huge victory while he was traveling through Frankfurt airport. Police found cannabinoids in his luggage, but after he proved that it was CBD prescribed as a medical-use product by a licensed doctor, he was released. Williams suffers from Multiple Sclerosis and has been a proponent of legalization ever since he tried it and found relief. He has been an outspoken advocate since 1999.

Melissa Etheridge

The famous rock star began using CBD after she was was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004, and has since continued to use cannabis in all forms to battle the gastrointestinal issues that have arisen since her victory over cancer.

Oliver Stone

Oliver Stone fought in the Vietnam war for the US Army before he began his cinema career. Not only did he return from the war with PTSD and find that cannabis helped him from going insane trying to readjust, but he recounted that many of his platoon members also smoked to relax and maintain a healthy state of mind. He’s been advocating for legalization ever since.

Nate Diaz

After winning a fight in the notoriously brutal UFC ring, Nate Diaz conducted his post-fight interview while smoking CBD from a vape pen, live on TV. He has stated that CBD oil helps him relieve pain, heal injuries, and concentrate.

Snoop Dogg

The famous rapper is rarely seen without a joint in his hand. He largely credits his transition from a hate-filled gangster to a love-giver to cannabis. He has always supported and advocated for use and legalization of both THC and CBD products.

Sam Simon

The creator of The Simpsons sadly passed away in March of 2015 from terminal colon cancer. He was diagnosed in 2012 with three to six months to live, but the support and the wellness goodies from his CBD-savvy girlfriend helped him defy the odds and live for three extra years.

2 comments on “Celebrities Who Endorse CBD

  1. Thank you for this blog. My husband has Early Onset Alzheimers and while I have not researched CBD yet, I plan to, as an option for his care.

    • Francey Jesson

      You are quite welcome. If there is anything I can do to help you in your research, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

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