NORTH TONAWANDA — Jim and Jason McGirr have seen first-hand how the use of cannabidiol (CBD) can be used to help people.
When Jason McGirr sustained injuries following a car accident, he tried CBD to help with the pain and it went a long way toward easing his pain. So the two brothers decided to go into CBD business for themselves.
Though they’re been open since July, McGirr’s CBD shop held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday to officially celebrate the opening of their new business on Webster Street in North Tonawanda. The shop sells a large variety of CBD products for both human and animal consumption that are designed to help with aches and pains, anxiety and insomnia, among other things.
“There was a little girl with seizures, they tried everything,” Jim McGirr said. “Her mother put her on CBD and it virtually eliminated all her symptoms.” He added that the U.S. Food