Tag Archives: health

Pre-workout CBD – Your new gym bag secret weapon

It’s not uncommon to hear and read headlines about cannabidiol, or CBD, and its at times seemingly miraculous healing properties.  Even our most vulnerable like young children with a deadly form of epilepsy are making history as CBD helps them.  However, not all users of CBD are the terminally ill.  Many are healthy, wellness conscious […]

CBD for Children – The controversy rattling the parenting community

Nothing sparks a fire inside a parent like an accusation of bad parenting.  Everyone thinks their way is the right way.  We hear all about them: Tiger moms vs. helicopter parents, public vs. private education, etc. etc.  Parents and caregivers are responsible for making the decisions the children are too young to make for themselves.  […]

6 CBD Facts You Need to Know Now

Despite the onslaught of information regarding the rapidly growing industry, there is still much trepidation surrounding the truths of CBD.  Fortunately, clarification on some key CBD facts is just a click away.  Here are the most common questions about cannabidiol (CBD) and the research supporting them. CBD Facts – CBD is found in hemp plants […]

CBD for Workout Recovery – Investigating Research

Most of the news surrounding CBD regards its healing properties for the sick.  However, CBD is also becoming increasingly popular in active lifestyle circles.  Nowadays, we are seeing health conscious individuals using CBD for workout recovery.  The reason?  Recent research is showing cannabidiol (CBD) has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties.  Not only that, but CBD […]

CBD Spa Treatments – A new wave in health and beauty

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CBD is going mainstream, with 46 out of 50 states and the World Health Organization all on board.  With such widespread adoption by state legislatures and approval from such prominent global organizations, it’s no wonder the applications are becoming increasingly creative.  Some of the newest, with gaining popularity, are CBD beauty and CBD spa treatments.  […]

Spotting Fake CBD – What you need to know now.

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Tragically, some of the biggest headlines coming out of the world of CBD are regarding waves of illnesses stemming from fake CBD products.  The most recent reports, according to the Center for Disease Control, found the fake CBD products had no CBD but did test positive for synthetic cannabinoid: 4-cyano CUMYL-BUTINACA (4-CCB).  This compound became […]

May CBD News

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  Everyday is a new day in the progressive and ever changing landscape of CBD.  Almost every part of the country has headline making CBD news this month.  Here are a few of the prominent headlines: California CBD News – Brewery ordered to stop brewing CBD infused beer (San Francisco Chronicle) – Black Hammer Brewery […]

FDA panel unanimously recommends Epidiolex, CBD drug for epilepsy

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Cannabidiol is going mainstream with two CBD drugs getting the green light from the FDA.  Epidiolex, is a 98% pure, botanical origin CBD drug proving effective for treatment of epilepsy.  Specifically, the Dravet and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome versions.  This is not the first time the FDA has given permissions to a CBD drug.  Back in 2015, […]

FDA “fast-tracks” CBD drug for newborns

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Surprise!  Despite the pro-cannabis public scorn, the FDA is not as anti-cannabinoids as one may think.  Contrarily, the FDA addresses the questions and pressures about CBD products readily.  While there is no branded “FDA CBD drug” there has been historic progress regarding just that.  The FDA is in agreement with pre-clinical trials for CBD treatment […]