• Glory be!  Finally there will be better and more clear language concerning the legality of hemp.  Right now, hemp farmers across the country are operating under the language of the 2014 Federal Farm Bill, which separates hemp from marijuana by defining hemp as cannabis that has less than .3% THC in the plant material. Now, this bill will define hemp in even greater detail to help with how hemp and hemp-based products are regulated, taxed, and insured. From USA Today:  "The $867 billion Farm Bill clarifies that hemp will be treated...

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  • Here's a wonderful article from MindBodyGreen contributing author Ellen Vora, M.D. - that talks about how both depression and anxiety can be linked to inflammation. From the article: "There is, however, an emerging theory of depression called the cytokine or inflammatory model of depression. The idea here is that if your body is inflamed, then there are inflammatory molecules in your bloodstream. These molecules affect all your organs, including your brain. When our brain "hears" that our body is inflamed, we are programmed to feel down and tired with a sense of malaise,...

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