What is CBD and How Does It Work?

What is CBD and How Does It Work?

What is CBD and How Does It Work? Cannabidiol (CBD) is a non-toxic and naturally occurring compound found in the resinous flower of the cannabis plant with the botanical name Cannabis sativa. CBD is one of the plant’s 120 phytocannabinoids along with...
Guidelines for Taking CBD

Guidelines for Taking CBD

Guidelines for Taking CBD This article will discuss the following key terms and topics – Bioavailability, Dosages and Dosing, Biphasic Properties, Extraction Methods, Third Party Testing, Natural CBD versus Synthetic CBD. CBD can be consumed in many ways including...
CBD Glossary of Terms

CBD Glossary of Terms

CBD Glossary of Terms Anandamide (AEA) – Endogenous cannabinoid molecule involved in regulating many functions in the body, including sleep, perception of pain, memory, and digestion. The word combines the Sanskrit word meaning bliss (Ananda) and the chemical name for...
CBD and Pets

CBD and Pets

CBD has become very popular for pets and the products include treats, infused chews, capsules, topicals, and CBD oil added to food or directly into the mouth. It turns out that pets like all mammals and many other species have an endocannabinoid system. That means...
History of CBD – Part II (1950-present)

History of CBD – Part II (1950-present)

In the US, new federal laws stipulating harsh penalties for drug possession were enacted including The Boggs Act in 1951 and The Narcotics Control Act in 1956. The Controlled Substance Act of 1970 designated cannabis as a Schedule 1 drug by the Drug Enforcement Agency...
Golf Welcomes CBD

Golf Welcomes CBD

Many golf fans who regularly tune in for the PGA Majors have noticed a new face on the screen. But it’s not a new player creating a buzz. It’s the occasional glimpse of players using CBD products. Everyone was paying close attention to Tiger Woods as he chomped his...
Broad Spectrum vs. Full Spectrum

Broad Spectrum vs. Full Spectrum

How do consumers know the differences between the various CBD products that are now widely available? Well the simple answer is that it takes a little research to understand all your options. And since CBD can affect people in different ways, it may require you to try...
Is CBD Legal?

Is CBD Legal?

CBD can be derived from hemp or cannabis, which are both varieties of the cannabis plant. While hemp-derived CBD is legal in all 50 states with various guidelines, CBD derived from cannabis isn’t legal according to the federal government and some of the individual...
Full Spectrum CBD vs. CBD Isolate

Full Spectrum CBD vs. CBD Isolate

Full spectrum CBD oil is different from CBD isolate products. It is an extract containing all the compounds found naturally occurring in the plant. It is known as the whole plant CBD and it includes a wide range of cannabinoids present in the cannabis or hemp plant. A...