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Managing Diabetes With Cannabidiol (CBD)

Diabetes Concept, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: Diabetes is a disease in which the body’s ability to produce or respond to the hormone insulin is impaired, resulting in abnormal metabolism of carbohydrates and elevated levels of glucose in the blood and urine. If you are someone you love is afflicted with diabetes, you aren’t alone. Over 100 million American adults — about 1/3 of the population — are currently living with either type 1 or type two 2, and another 84.1 million are pre-diabetic. … Read More
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Treating Endometriosis with Cannabidiol (CBD)

Woman Looking Out Window Concerned, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: Endometriosis can afflict any woman of childbearing age, and finding relief from the associated pain can be just as trying as dealing with the discomfort itself. It is a common condition, where tissue that behaves like the lining of the womb (endometrium) is found in other parts of the body. CBD or cannabidiol, a compound derived from hemp, may provide endometriosis sufferers with all-natural relief.… Read More
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Addiction and Inhibiting the Reward Pathway with CBD

Group Therapy In Rehab, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), in 2014, 21.5 million American adults (aged 12 and older) battled a substance use disorder, and almost 80% of individuals suffering also used alcohol. CBD could be a promising treatment method for people living with addiction, according to Yasmin Hurd, a neuroscientist, and director of the Addiction Institute at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.… Read More
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TheraJoy at CBD Expo West 2018

CBD Expo Tour 2018, Credit: CBD ExpoSummary: The 55-and-older crowd is now the fastest-growing demographic of cannabis users in the country. Why? CBD can address many of the ailments that this age group is prone to. The neuroprotective qualities CBD imbues on the brain also make it an ideal preventative therapy for this age group, who are most at risk for developing serious neurodegenerative conditions.… Read More
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CBD Hemp Oil vs. Hemp Seed Oil

Hemp Seeds, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: CBD (cannabidiol) is one of a group of unique chemical compounds that are found only in the cannabis plant. With it’s growing popularity, products infused with hemp oil are appearing everywhere. A common question potential CBD consumers have is, “Do these products contain any meaningful CBD?” In this article, we discuss hemp oils, specifically CBD hemp oil, and hemp seed oil.… Read More
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Maximizing the Fitness Benefits of CBD

Summary: From the hard-core athlete to the weekend warrior, and everyone in between, CBD is making a name for itself in the fitness world. This trend started a while ago, as early as 2016 when Nate Diaz used a CBD vape pen in a post-fight press conference after his UFC Lightweight Championship fight. Then it really picked up steam in 2018 when the World Anti-Doping Agency removed CBD from its list of prohibited substances for athletes in competition.… Read More
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Will Coca-Cola Be Creating A New CBD Product?

Coca-Cola Can, Credit: PexelsSummary: CBD industry experts and insiders agree that major consumer packaged goods (CPG) corporations are very interested in the cannabis sector and the investment opportunity it represents. Will Coca-Cola become one of the first major consumer packaged goods (CPG) corporations that take CBD mainstream? CBD, or cannabidiol, is an exciting compound extracted from cannabis that has many therapeutic uses. … Read More
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CBD vs. THC: Comparing and Contrasting Cannabinoids

Summary: With the growing popularity of CBD and more and more states legalizing medical marijuana, it is only natural that consumers will have new questions. CBD is found primarily in extractions from the hemp plant, while THC is found primarily in medical marijuana. In this article, we discuss the differences between the cannabinoids CBD and THC, the differences between hemp and marijuana, psychoactivity and how to avoid getting “high”, therapeutic uses, and legality.… Read More
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What Are The Preventive Health Benefits Of A Daily CBD Regime?

Women Meditating In The Park, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: A daily dose of CBD may be exactly what you need. CBD, or cannabidiol, is an exciting natural cannabinoid found in the stalk and seed of cannabis plants like hemp with some amazing preventative health benefits. How can CBD help you? When used as a dietary supplement, CBD can keep your body running at its best.… Read More
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CBD Buying Guide for Educated Consumers

Senior Man Shopping Online, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: CBD is hard to avoid these days, it seems virtually omnipresent. It is an amazing compound that can potentially treat a wide range of conditions—chronic pain, cancer, Crohn’s, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, PTSD, cardiovascular disease, anxiety, antibiotic-resistant infections, multiple sclerosis, schizophrenia, and more.… Read More