• A significant portion of people using CBD are using it for sleep. We’ve all been there - tossing and turning because you can’t slow your mind down enough to finally fall asleep. Then, we wake up the next morning and feel exhausted before we’ve even showered, had our morning coffee, or even peeled ourselves off our pillow. According to the National Institutes of Health, NIH, around 33% of adults surveyed had some form of insomnia. Percentages varied with age, profession, medical comorbidities, and even gender. CBD has become one of...

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  • CBD is growing among everyday people. Some people swear on it, some people have never tried it, and some people claim it is snake oil. What famous people use CBD and swear by it? Let’s find out! Kim Kardashian Kim Kardashian is a very strong proponent of CBD. She even claims it saved her life. In this article, she gives credit to CBD for being able to keep up with everything in her life. “I just say CBD. But I do.” She went on to say she is not a...

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  • The pioneering Israeli researcher, Raphael Mechoulam, is hoping that his research of CBDA (Cannabidiolic Acid) will be utilized sooner than later for people suffering from pain and anxiety. It was over 30 years ago that he discovered many of the effects of CBD (Cannabidiol), however there is some remorse that it took three decades for his research to be widely used.   In the case of CBDA, one of over 113 known phytocannabinoids from the cannabis plant, Professor Mechoulam is hoping that these discoveries catch on quicker, to help more...

  • "We tried other products, but your product ACTUALLY WORKS!" We hear it all the time. We know why other products don't work - other companies are creating them without real, raw CBD oil from healthy hemp plants. There continues to be a flood of questionable products on the marketplace.  These products are often made without traceability of the supply chain and without being able to actually know where the CBD is coming from.  Most everything is CBD Isolate (which is cheap and easy to fake - but potentially full of...

  • Terrell Davis, former Denver Broncos running back, Super Bowl 32 MVP, and Hall of Famer, has been a very outspoken supporter of CBD recently. In this article, Davis starts out my emphasizing how important recovery is in every sport, including football. Recovery often dictates how long an athlete can perform on a professional level. Davis would know better than most – he only had four productive seasons in the NFL before injuries caused him to produce no more than 700 yards in the following four seasons.The third paragraph in this...

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  • More and more media outlets like CBS News are picking up stores about CBD (Cannabidiol) and the role that this phytocannabinoid can play for human's Endocannabinoid System. Most of the research has to do with inflammation - inflammation is at the basis for most pain that we experience, as well as a contributor to various types of disease. When researching a CBD product, it is so important to ask these four questions to ensure you are getting a safe and effective product!   ************* That's Natural hemp-derived CBD products - legal in...

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  • 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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