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CBD and the Immune System

The immune system is the intricate network of cells, organs, and tissues that work together to prevent or fight off foreign invaders like pathogens that may cause diseases or antigens. Without the immune system, these pathogens and antigens could easily prove deadly. As research continues into how it may affect and positively influence the immune system, CBD is rapidly developing attention. But before that, a snapshot of what CBD is all about is worth knowing. Cannabidiol (CBD) is an activated cannabinoid present in several industrial hemp plants and many hemp plant varieties. Lacking the psychoactive effects of THC, safe, and… Read More

CBD Drinks May Be the Next Frontier

As CBD gains more and more mainstream acceptance and the stigmas around it are dispelled, it is now being used in creams, candy, and more. Is the drinks market the next frontier? According to a Benzinga article, certain segments of the beverage industry such as beer have been seeing a decline. Conversely, drinks infused with cannabis are projected to see growth as demand increases. A joint study by several educational institutions also found that cannabis and alcohol are potent substitutes for one another. A willingness to use cannabis-based beverages as a substitute to other intoxicating agents — such as alcohol… Read More

Can CBD Assist the Fight Against Psoriasis?

Following closely on the heels of the recent research regarding CBD’s role in the brain, a separate study involving psoriasis and CBD also brings potentially positive findings. Psoriasis is a disease where the skin develops red or purple spots. These spots are often accompanied by dryness and itchiness. Considering August is also Psoriasis Awareness Month, the developments regarding the disease and CBD are timely. A study conducted in 2019 and published in the Clinical Therapeutics journal involved twenty patients. These patients were given an ointment enriched with CBD and the results showed that the ointment was successful in improving skin “parameters”. Furthermore,… Read More

CBD And The Benefits It Has For Your Hair

CBD has become very popular in recent months. It's used for a variety of reasons and treatments from skincare to relieving stress and more. Haircare is no exception from the benefits of CBD. CBD or cannabidiol contains nutrients that promote hair growth. The scalp absorbs nutrients such as omega-3, Gamma linoleic acids, fatty acids and others to boost natural hair growth. Along with being able to achieve long locks, CBD helps protect and strengthen your hair. Since hair strands are made out of protein most salons will always recommend a protein based treatment to strengthen the weak or broken strands.… Read More

Service Members May Use CBD

Some major news has emerged for those in the military that wish to explore the possibilities of CBD or may already be doing so. The House of Representatives recently gave the thumbs up to an amendment allowing service members to utilize products that may contain hemp or CBD. The measure does however state that the crop must meet federal definitions of hemp. Along with allowing service members to use CBD products, individuals that may have previously admitted to marijuana use or may have received a misdemeanor marijuana offense conviction will be permitted to reenlist. Separately, a bill dubbed the “Hemp… Read More

Mouth Strips May Be the Next CBD Frontier

As CBD continues to gain mainstream acceptance and more research is done into the health benefits, many people want to try it but in some scenarios, there remains the slight lingering aftertaste some would deem “hempy”. Now that CBD is used in everything from oils to tinctures and candy, the latest frontier is oral strips. You may recall the breath strips that one would place on the tongue and then dissolve. These CBD strips function much the same way. They are comprised of a thin, water-soluble “paper” layer that dissolves and is quickly absorbed into the bloodstream upon coming into… Read More

The Rise of CBD Gummies

Parents of young children already have enough on their plate as it is balancing daily responsibilities as well as ensuring children are attending virtual classes each day. Combine that with the added stresses of the pandemic and it’s easy to understand why some are turning to CBD gummies as a way to deal with the stress. According to a Detroit Free Press article, anxiety is among the major reasons why people are choosing to purchase CBD gummies. These gummies can create a calming effect and, depending on where you choose to purchase them from, they contain very little to no… Read More