Osteoarthritis and CBD

Osteoarthritis and CBD

There is significant scientific evidence, as well as substantial anecdotal claims, to support the efficacy of CBD as an anti-inflammatory compound. For this reason, many individuals that suffer from inflammation and inflammatory diseases, such as arthritis, have turned to CBD as a potential natural treatment. But what about more severe forms of arthritis, like osteoarthritis?

Is Hemp Legal? Understanding the 2018 Farm Bill

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Every five years or so, the United States Congress passes legislation (known as the “Farm Bill”) that sets the national policy on matters related to agriculture, nutrition, conservation, and forestry. One of the most interesting and perhaps significant updates to the latest Farm Bill was the legalization of hemp and hemp-derived products. The 2018 Farm

How Cannabis Interacts with the Body: All the Delivery Methods Explained

With the passing of the 2018 Farm Bill, which legalized the cultivation of hemp, a range of consumption categories has emerged. Edibles, tinctures, capsules, vapes, creams, joints, beverages, patches, bath bombs, face masks, doggy treats, lube and tampons are just some of the ways that brands are dressing-up hemp and CBD for the masses. All

How Elderly Can Benefit from CBD and Which Products are the best to Use

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In 2020, cannabis research is advancing and anecdotal evidence regarding its efficacy is on the rise. This is working to decrease stigma around cannabis, and also making access easier for everyone —including seniors. In fact, reports show a 75% increase in cannabis use among American adults 65 years and older. It is no surprise then,

The Top 5 Hemp & CBD Flowers on the Market

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Most people tend to associate hemp and CBD with the extracted form: oils and tinctures taken on their own or infused into edibles, topicals, capsules, beverages, and pretty much anything else you can think of.  But did you know that you can smoke hemp flowers? More and more brands are offering consumers pre-packaged buds and

Over 50% of Americans Have Tried CBD, but Effectiveness Varies

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The overwhelming majority of current CBD users – 64% – take it to treat pain and inflammation, according to a survey taken by SingleCare this month.  The survey, which was published on April 20, polled 2,000 men and women across the United States, and found that 33% of all respondents have already used CBD. Of

10 CBD Products that Will Help Your Pet Thrive

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The rise in popularity of CBD as a natural treatment for anxiety, depression, insomnia, pain, inflammation, seizures, and a range of skin conditions is no longer exclusive to the human species. CBD products for pets (mainly dogs, cats and horses) is a rising trend, with many of the leading brands offering specially formulated tinctures, topicals,

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Hemp-Infused Skincare Products

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When most people think of hemp, they likely recall the twine necklace popularized by Dave Matthews Band fans in the 1990s. But that’s an unfair association which doesn’t take into account the long history and range of benefits that this superplant offers.  Hemp has a long and rich history Hemp has been cultivated for centuries

How is COVID-19 Affecting the CBD Industry?

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For nearly two weeks, most of the western world has been on lockdown. Companies are encouraging their employees to work from home, and brick-and-mortar businesses deemed “non-essential” have been forced to close their doors indefinitely. Almost no industry has been spared from this unprecedented economic fallout. The CBD industry, however, is alive and well —