CBD and Pain Management Definitions of Pain All of us have experienced physical pain at some point in our lives, and we often go to great lengths to avoid it. Although pain typically has a negative connotation, it does serve a very real purpose. Protective pain alerts us to abnormalities or episodic bodily injury, so [...]
How CBD Works - Understanding CBD and the ECS. What is CBD? Cannabinoids are complex chemical compounds that act on receptors in cells. There are 113 different cannabinoids found in the hemp and marijuana plant, however, the two primary cannabinoids are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). Both hemp and marijuana are a genus of Cannabis [...]
CBD Drug Interactions One of the primary concerns of our customers is how (or if) CBD will interact with their current medications. We completely understand your concern and apprehension, given the ambiguity of what compounds are actually in any prescription, as well as how the body processes it, compared to how the body processes cannabidiol [...]
Comparing CBD Products What you should know There is no regulatory oversight in the CBD industry. Not the FDA, not the DEA, and not the Department of Agriculture. There are over 3,000 CBD companies sell CBD products today in a totally unregulated market. There are currently no labeling requirements for CBD products, making it is [...]
Key Ingredients in CBD Formulations Cannabidiol (CBD) Cannabinoids (like CBD, THC, CBN, CBG) are complex chemical compounds that act on receptors in cells. Cannabinoids, like CBD and THC, are produced by both the hemp and marijuana plant. However, unlike THC, you will feel neither intoxicated nor "stoned" when consuming a CBD product, [...]
Establishing Your CBD Dosage We always recommend you "start low, and go slow" as you establish your dose. CBD is biphasic, meaning it can be energizing or sedating, depending on the amount consumed. In smaller doses, CBD can be energizing and mood enhancing. In larger doses, it can induce drowsiness. What is considered a [...]
Where can CBD help? Cannabidiol (CBD) interacts with each person differently. How much one should take depends on how your body metabolizes cannabinoids, as well as what issue you are trying to treat, and the severity of the issue.
CBD Legality In December 2018, the U.S. House voted overwhelmingly to pass the Farm Act Bill of 2018, which defines industrial hemp more broadly to cover all parts of the plant, including seeds, derivatives, extracts, and cannabinoids (with 0.3% THC or less). Additionally, the bill removed hemp (and CBD) from the Controlled Substance Act (CSA). [...]