cbd for cats

CBD Oil for Cats: All You Need to Know

Chances are that you have heard of the conclusions, formed by studies on CBD, stating that it helps to alleviate symptoms associated with anxiety and depression1, reduce pain2 and that it could potentially assist with cancer treatments3. What you may not know is that CBD oil may have similar positive effects on your cat4. As […]

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5 CBD Facts You Need to Know

CBD is an acronym for Cannabidiol. A compound constituent found in hemp and cannabis. When the CBD is extracted from the hemp plant it contains negligible or no THC. Because it lacks the intoxicating and addictive effects associated with other cannabis compounds such as Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), it is legal, sold and used in many countries […]

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cbd and endocannabinoid system

The Endocannabinoid System

One of the most significant physiologic systems used in enhancing human health is the endocannabinoid system. Endocannabinoids and receptors are in various body parts. Organs, immune cells, glands, connective tissues, and the brain all have endocannabinoids and receptors. The endocannabinoid system is focused on homeostasis. This means that it brings stability to the internal environment […]

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The Antioxidant Properties of CBD

You have probably heard that antioxidants are good for your health. Why are people encouraged to eat foods that are rich in antioxidants? What exactly are these substances? What good do they do to the body? Simply put, antioxidants are substances that inhibit oxidation hence reducing oxidative stress. Oxidation is the process by which waste […]

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history of hemp

The History Of Hemp

The history of the hemp plant stretches back to 10,000 years ago. Carbon tests suggest that1 Hemp was used as far back as 8,000 B.C. Great Britain’s history indicates that cultivation of hemp has been done since 800 A.D. During the 16th Century Henry VIII told farmers to plant hemp plant in large amounts to […]

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What are Terpenes?

Terpenes are the organic hydrocarbons found in cannabis that give this plant and its flowers distinct flavors and aromatic diversity. In short, it is what gives flowers and plants their unique scent. In fact, this is the defense mechanism of cannabis to deter insects or deer from eating it. Like the essential oils, terpenes are […]

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how to use CBD

How To Use CBD – The Complete Guide

What’s the most effective method of using CBD? That all depends on you. CBD products come in the form of oils, capsules, suppositories, vape oils, and topical creams. So, how should you use CBD? The best method for you would depend on personal preference and desired effect. For example, a person suffering from Arthritis pain […]

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basics of cbd

Basics of CBD – What is CBD? – Everything you need to know!

What is CBD? CBD is produced by the cannabis plant. It’s also known as ‘hemp’ or ‘industrial hemp’. Cannabis is widely known for its euphoric effects thanks to it’s more famous psychoactive cousin THC. CBD is concentrated in the extraction of CBD oil. Unlike THC, CBD has no euphoric or psychoactive effects on people. This […]

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