Where to Start With CBD?

Posted by SAM BRUTON

Where to Start With CBD?

Since the passage of the Hemp Farming Act in 2018 there has been such a flood of cannabidiol (CBD) products that it’s easy to get overwhelmed by this burgeoning market. So, where to start with CBD?  CBD can be ingested, smoked as flower, or applied topically; it all depends on what your needs are and discovering an intake method that works best for you. CBD is a non-psychoactive phytocannabinoid of the cannabis plant with enormous healing potential. As shown below, CBD and THC have practically the same molecular structures, though their bondings are different.  CBD interacts with the CB1 and...

CBD Treats Depression

Posted by JOHN ELLIOTT

CBD Treats Depression
This article looks at the efficacy of CBD in treating depression. CBD is therapeutic as an adjunct with pharmaceutical medication or by itself. It can also alleviate and regulate many of the physical effects of depression, such as weight loss/gain, fatigue and anhedonia.

Legalization Without Justice

Posted by JOHN ELLIOTT

Legalization Without Justice
This piece focuses on the juxtaposition of a legal cannabis market and the continuing war on marijuana, the hypocrisy that has arisen from it, and what we can do about reforming it.

The MORE Act

Posted by JOHN ELLIOTT

The MORE Act
The MORE Act will remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act, thereby decriminalizing the manufacture or possession of it at the federal level.

CBD vs. THC: How Are They Different?

Posted by KANNACBD ADMIN

CBD vs. THC: How Are They Different?

Hemp and cannabis are plant cousins and both have a significant amount of cannabinoids, including CBD and THC. One of the main differences between these two plants is the ratio of cannabinoids in their makeup. Cannabinoids are hundreds of naturally-occurring compounds found in industrial hemp and cannabis sativa. Two of the most prevalent are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD).  What Are CBD and THC? Each plant has a distinctive balance of cannabinoids. Hemp has high amounts of CBD and minimal THC, while cannabis is the exact opposite, with high THC levels in its makeup and only some CBD.  One of...

History of Hemp: Part 2 | Hemp Uses and Regulations 1900-1950s

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History of Hemp: Part 2 | Hemp Uses and Regulations 1900-1950s

The history of hemp in America is long and complicated. From being used as a valuable commercial crop for textiles, fuel, and paper to being condemned as a dangerous and corrupting influence on children, hemp’s tumultuous history saw its highest highs and lowest lows during the first half of the 20th century.  From Boom to Bust: The Cultivation of Hemp in America in the Early 1900s The first two decades of the 1900s saw the production of hemp in America at its peak. During the late 1800s, the cultivation of hemp had spread to more states, and in 1841, Congress...

CBD and Anxiety: What You Need to Know

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CBD and Anxiety: What You Need to Know

CBD and Anxiety: What You Need to Know For good reason, there has been a lot of press coverage about CBD in recent years. People use CBD for anxiety and depression as well as to manage a host of other physical and mental ailments.  This healthful extract helps people balance the stressors in their lives, alleviate activity-induced aches and pains, and manage certain types of topical skin problems.  One of CBD’s most potent qualities is that it can help you manage the anxiety and stress in your life. If you’re someone who faces the challenges and associated problems of depression...

History of Hemp Part 1: pre-1900

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History of Hemp Part 1: pre-1900

History of Hemp Part 1 | Pre-1900 Hemp Uses It would be an understatement to say that up until the early 20th century, hemp was one of humanity’s most important crops. The history of the hemp plant is filled with incredible and widespread uses, which invalidates today’s stigma surrounding this crop. Let’s take a look at the history of the hemp plant and all of its applications before the 1900s.  What Is Hemp?  Hemp is a variety of Cannabis sativa L.  — a close relative to marijuana — known for a multitude of uses throughout history. In the modern age,...

5 Myths About Hemp That Need to Be Busted Now

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5 Myths About Hemp That Need to Be Busted Now

Even though hemp’s popularity has skyrocketed over the last couple of years, there is still some controversy tied to its use. This miraculous plant brings a variety of benefits in medical applications, and it’s also being used recreationally — not as a drug but as a wellness product in the form of CBD-rich smokable hemp flower. Although more research is needed, studies have shown that hemp oil has many benefits and applications, yet we are still fighting the stigma around it. In the list below, we are debunking the five most common myths about smoking hemp and using hemp oil....

Four Easy and Effective Ways to Add Hemp CBD Into Your Wellness Routine

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Four Easy and Effective Ways to Add Hemp CBD Into Your Wellness Routine

Are you tired of hearing how important it is to incorporate that natural product or ingredient into your wellness routine? If you are, we don’t blame you. The wellness market is oversaturated with so many must-haves and, after a while, you start to feel numb to new and actually helpful products. If you are picky about adding new products into your daily routine, you might have been skeptical about including hemp-derived CBD. Reports show that one in seven Americans uses CBD-based products, primarily for pain, anxiety, and sleeplessness. However, the vast majority of Americans don’t understand the incredible advantages this...

Hemp vs. Marijuana

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Hemp vs. Marijuana

The difference between hemp and marijuana is a topic that is all too often improperly explained. As demand for CBD continues to skyrocket, the CBD industry has developed into a unique market that is independent, yet still tied into the Cannabis industry. Due to the confusion and complications that this can present for CBD users, it has become increasingly important to understand the difference between hemp vs. marijuana, and how they relate to Cannabis. What is Cannabis? In order to truly understand this subject, you must first understand Cannabis as a whole. A scientist and naturalist of the 18th century, named...

An Effective and Natural Treatment for Pets - CBD Oil

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An Effective and Natural Treatment for Pets - CBD Oil

An Effective and Natural Treatment for Pets — CBD Oil Whether it’s your furry pup or your family’s horse, there’s something wonderful about allowing animals to impact your life. Pets become a part of the family, and their care is sure to be a priority.  If your beloved cat is struggling with arthritis or your pooch seems more skittish and anxious, you undoubtedly want to find the best care possible. While regular appointments with the vet are a great way to keep up with your animal’s overall health, there may be a natural solution for many pet ailments.   CBD oil...

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