•   According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in every 3 American’s suffer from high blood pressure. High blood pressure (hypertension) is often referred to as the “silent killer” because it doesn’t typically have any signs or symptoms. In fact, many people that suffer from hypertension don’t know they have it! A recent study by the JCI Journal examined the impact of CBD and blood pressure. The results may surprise you. Nine healthy male volunteers received a dose of either CBD or a placebo in a...

  • What is metabolic syndrome? The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute define it as, “the name for a group of risk factors that raises your risk for heart disease and other health problems, such as diabetes and stroke.” The American Heart Association states that 34% of American adults have it, and the risk of developing it increases with age. According to Mayo Clinic, the main causes of metabolic syndrome is obesity and inactivity. There are other conditions, such as insulin resistance, that are also linked to it. A study by...