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World Health Organization: “No Public Health Risks, No Abuse Potential for CBD”

World Health Organization pre-reviews CBD In a landmark publication by the World Health Organization, cannabidiol, known to most as CBD, gets a huge stamp of approval.  Or at least a stamp of public health safety.  The preliminary report was drafted at WHO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland last November.  The WHO explicitly states: “in humans, CBD […]

Why Try CBD? A few CBD facts

CBD Facts

Despite literally millions of articles flooding the internet and over half a century of research, many potential users remain skeptical about cannabidiol, or CBD.  Understandably so, for after a lifetime of prohibition and propaganda against all things cannabis, the indoctrination is well ingrained.  Nowadays, skeptics can relax a bit; since 2014 the United States has […]

Is CBD Right for Me? CBD Benefits

CBD Benefits

It’s easy to get carried away when new products and ideas hit the market.  Everyone is quick to jump on the bandwagon and many do so without any forethought.  With all the recent success stories around a special, non-psychoactive compound found within the cannabis plant, everyone is wondering about CBD benefits to our bodies and […]

CBD for Obesity – Comparing Research

CBD for Obesity

Cannabis to make you skinny?  CBD for obesity?  Preposterous!  Everyone knows weed gives you the munchies.  Doesn’t it?  How could anyone dare conject that a cannabis compound actually helps people lose weight.  How could something known for out of control appetite actually serve to curb that same desire to chow down?  However, as soon as […]

How is CBD Oil is Made?

We live in a health conscious world.  No doubt about it.  The vitamin supplement market alone is worth over $50 billion with growth conjectures quintupling that figure.  A growing chunk of that is stemming  from industrial hemp derived CBD oil (pun intended).  However, the title “Hemp” can be frightening to many who wish to avoid […]

What is CBD?

No longer the shy sister to uber famous THC (Delta-9 Tetrahydrocannabinol to be specific) – cannabidiol, more popularly known as CBD is making waves in the health world.  However, for the potential user unfamiliar with the cannabis and hemp landscape, there can be a veil of uncertainty surrounding CBD and what it does.  Fortunately, because […]