Tag: CBD


Senior Citizen Strongman Finds Power in Cannabis (And He’s Not the Only One!)


CANNABIS CULTURE –  Older adults are using cannabis as a preventative measure. Case in point,  Mark Burnett (62), strongman from Akron, Ohio, prefers to use CBD for an extra kick to go with his morning vitamins. CBD is subtle in its effects, but Mr. Burnett notices it on days that he has forgotten to take it. “If I’m on a call with my coach and I run up on something unexpected, he says, ‘did you…


What Are The Most Abundant Cannabinoids?


Everyone fascinated by the science behind cannabis is familiar with two of the most common cannabinoids: THC and CBD. However, did you know that the cannabis plant can produce at least 144 cannabinoids? While research on the properties of all 144 of these compounds is not yet available, credible information does exist for all of the most abundant cannabinoids. Cannabinoids 101 First, it’s critical that we define what a cannabinoid is: Cannabinoids are compounds present…


Penguin CBD Review: Why It’s Our Top Choice


{{CODE1}}Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. You may look at Penguin CBD and ask yourself, “Why would a CBD company build an entire brand to revolve around an Arctic flightless bird?” The answer is simple: Penguins are super chill. Which is how Penguin CBD wants you to…


Charlotte’s Web Review: Are Their Products Legit?


{{CODE1}} Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. If you’ve been paying any attention to the CBD market—or even casually browsed for CBD at any point in the last five or so years—you have no doubt heard of Charlotte’s Web CBD. Though it is not the first company…


Medterra Review: Do They Live Up to Their Reputation?


{{CODE1}}Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. More often than not, shopping online for CBD products can feel like sorting through a big pile of fluff. Websites are full of buzzwords that seem to have little meaning, and companies make claims and promises that have no support. After…


Lazarus Naturals Review: Is Their CBD Any Good?


{{CODE1}}Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. Lazarus Naturals may be named after the founder of the company, Sequoia Price-Lazarus, but the name “Lazarus” also brings to mind the biblical character who was resurrected from the dead after four days in his tomb. When a CBD company goes…


NuLeaf Naturals Review: Are They Worth the Price?


{{CODE1}}Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. You don’t have to spend much time shopping on the internet for CBD, before you begin to suffer from choice overload. Many companies offer a variety of products so wide that it is impossible to understand what differentiates one item from…


Green Roads CBD Review: Ultimate Guide


{{CODE1}}Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. Green Roads CBD makes its purpose clear from the very beginning. Helping people live their best lives through the power of hemp has been the focus since the company was founded in 2013. It was one of the first in the…


How To Make Vegan CBD Butter


Making your own vegan cannabis butter is easy; this recipe is made using CBD-dominant flower, and any dairy-free butter. As the world moves closer to universal cannabis legalization, chefs and foodies are finding new and exciting ways to add cannabis flower, cannabis oil, or CBD oil to foods. If you’re new to culinary chemistry and looking to dip your toe into cannabis cuisine, a great place to start is by making vegan CBD butter. What…


cbdMD Review: How Good Is Their CBD Quality?


{{CODE1}}Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. To truly appreciate what cbdMD has accomplished since it was founded in 2015, we need to understand how the CBD landscape has changed since the company’s early days. Though cannabidiol (CBD) is now one of the most popular items in wellness,…


CBD American Shaman Review: Must-Read Before Buying


{{CODE1}} Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. If you are the kind of person who enjoys shopping at flea markets and vintage stores for the sheer variety of unique and unexpected items, you’re going to love CBD American Shaman. This company carries a mind-blowing array of products,…


CBDistillery Review: We Lab-Tested Their Products


{{CODE2}}Presented by CBDStudy, a CBD research publication. CBDStudy may earn a commission from purchases made from the links in the article. However, all reviews are based on transparency and reviews are not influenced by monetization. CBDistillery has worked hard to present a reputable image, making its products straightforward and easy to understand. It has created a massive social media community of fans, and it distributes some of the most informative CBD-related content on the internet. The…


Hong Kong’s First CBD Cafe Opens Its Doors To Customers


Cannabis may be illegal in Hong Kong, but a new cafe is offering a range of food and drinks that contain parts of the cannabis plant without breaking any local laws. The cafe, named Found, is the city’s first to offer a range of coffees, biscuits, beer and fruit juices that contain cannabidiol, or CBD, a substance from the cannabis plant that is said to offer therapeutic effects without getting users intoxicated. Cannabis’s tetrahydrocannabinol compound…


CBD Face Mask: Make Your Own Using Cannabis Oil, Honey And Cinnamon


Honey is a powerful face cleanser. When combined with anti-inflammatory CBD oil and cinnamon, this mask can help reduce blemishes and redness. In this three-part CBD skincare series, Brooklyn-based author Leah Vanderveldt shares how cannabidiol — the non-impairing, anti-inflammatory cannabis compound — can be used to elevate your skincare game during this anxiety-inducing holiday season. ‘What to look for when buying CBD’ Note the concentration of CBD and the recommended dosage. A lot of brands…


CBD in the Center of New Autism Clinical Trial


CBD oil is often promoted as a miracle cure, with suggested benefits ranging from improved mood and appetite to better mobility. Can it be used in the treatment of autism spectrum disorders in pediatric patients. A new clinical trial run by the University of California-San Diego is seeking the definitive answer, and is calling for volunteers. What is CBD and Does it Help Treat Autistic Spectrum Disorders? CBD is short for cannabidiol – the non-psychoactive…


How Two High-Performance Athletes Are Challenging Cannabis Stereotypes


Rachael Rapinoe and Anna Symonds are working to bust up myths and lay a new foundation. Rachael Rapinoe, sister of U.S. soccer star Megan Rapinoe and the CEO of Mendi, an Oregon-based, women-owned CBD company, is clear about her vision. “We want to be the world’s most trusted sports CBD brand,” Rapinoe tells The GrowthOp from Oregon. “That’s where we want to go.” That journey is a long way from her past as a professional…


CBD Cream: The Ultimate Guide


SPONSORED CONTENT – CBD cream has become a flagship staple for the booming industry. As a product used by the old and young, athletes and regular people alike, CBD cream has started to replace a lot of traditional over-the-counter solutions, including the likes of not only other creams, but pain relievers like ibuprofen as well. However, as CBD is an industry that grew quickly, there are a lot of bad actors out there selling less…


Martha Stewart Launches Line Of CBD Products With Canadian Hemp And Cannabis Company


Martha Stewart is having a major moment. The 79-year-old lifestyle icon dropped one of the hottest selfies of the summer. She shared the recipe for her signature Martha-rita. Now she’s launching a CBD line. Martha announced a partnership with Canadian hemp and cannabis company Canopy Growth Corporation last year. Now we’re seeing the fruits (and fruit gummies) of that partnership. The first in the line is a trio of hemp-derived supplements “inspired by ingredients grown…


Cannabis CBD Oil Transformed The Lives Of Two Cambs Mums – Now They Sell It


They have jokingly been branded ‘drug dealers’ by their teenagers. Two mums who made friends at the school gates have been jokingly branded “legal drug dealers” by their teenage children, after they joined forces to launch a cannabis oil business worth around £125,000 from their kitchen table. When cannabidiol (CBD) oil made Samantha Day, 49, feel like the “dark cloud” marring her life had lifted, following breast cancer in 2017, she recommended it to her…


Luxury Meets Cannabis Conference Unveils Largely Virtual Lineup For 2020


Although a recent report predicts “an extinction event” for the CBD industry’s more than 3,000 brands—based on overcrowding of the market and the pandemic’s ongoing impact—the outlook for the luxury category looks better than ever. Organizers for the annual Luxury Meets Cannabis Conference announced the lineup on Thursday for its third edition, an in-person and virtual hybrid event running September 15 and 16 in New York City and beyond. Dubbed “LMCC Anywhere,” the two-day conference…


‘Facts Can Save Lives:’ 10 Powerful Takeaways From New Documentary ‘CBD Nation’


Only in recent years has CBD made its way into mainstream vernacular and consequently, cannabidiol has never fully been told on-screen. Buzzword status was reached roughly in 2018—the same the year National CBD Day (August 8) was recognized by the registrar at National Day Calendar. The soon-to-be-released documentary, CBD Nation, is the first wide-release film dedicated to the cannabis plant compound’s deep roots. Featuring leading experts in cannabis and medicine, including Raphael Mechoulam—the Israeli scientist…


Cannaflour Keto Pumpkin Loaf


Keto is the nutritional diet taking the health world by storm. Only way to make keto better? Add a little canna! Read on for a simple breakdown on making your own cannaflour to use in our Keto Pumpkin Loaf! Furthermore, more individuals are turning to CBD edibles, like Tribe CBD Gummies, for their dose of daily CBD. If you would rather make your own cannaflour, feel free to follow the recipe below! What is cannaflour…


Perfect For Poolside Sipping, This CBD Colada Will Keep You Refreshed All Summer Long


During the warmer months, mixing up a thirst-quenching tropical drink is a fantastic way to keep your palate refreshed while enjoying endless days of sunshine. If you’re a fan of coconut and pineapple, these tasty fruits can be blended together to create the perfect cocktail: the piña colada. While alcohol can be dehydrating, there are other creative ways to enhance this classic summer drink. Skip the booze and create a CBD colada! This CBD colada…


What Is CBG—And Is It Different Than CBD? Experts Weigh In


If you tend to be up on all the latest wellness trends, you’re probably no stranger to the many forms of CBD that have popped up on the market over the last few years. And while CBD oils, creams, and capsules are still all the rage when it comes to healing and relaxation, it turns out there may be a more powerful compound gaining buzz known as CBG, which is found in very low concentrations…


Craving a Taste of Summer? Try These Refreshing Watermelon Mint CBD Popsicles


Watermelon season is here, which means it’s the perfect time to make a batch of watermelon mint CBD popsicles. These simple summer treats require only a few ingredients, and they’re a healthier option when you’re craving something sweet yet refreshing during the warmer months. If you’ve never prepared homemade popsicles before, the process is quite simple. All you need are popsicle sticks and a popsicle mold to create these frosty pops. For best results, use…


How to Use CBD Flower in Your Food And Drinks


CBD is all the rage in health and happiness. People are using lotions, and bath bombs, oils, and gels, like the Dr. Ganja ones shown here, in all their daily routines. However, CBD takes the center stage when it is infused with the thing people love the most, food and a good cocktail. Incorporating CBD products and being inventive with strange new ideas has never been easier. With CBD oils, teas, and even baked goods,…


7 Common Misconceptions About Cannabis


Cannabis has become so mainstream these past several years that truly misguided misconceptions like “cannabis is a gateway drug” has been rebutted and universally accepted. That being said, there are still some common misconceptions that continue to circulate amongst cannabis newbies and experts. This week at NisonCo, we’ll explore some of the most common misconceptions surrounding cannabis and CBD. Let’s start with one of the most controversial misconceptions of them all. You can overdose on…


A Doctor And Chronic Pain Survivor Talks About The Benefits Of Cannabis


With over a decade of experience, Dr. June Chin has focused on interactive osteopathic medicine for individuals with epilepsy, cancer, and autism. Practicing medicine in California, Dr. Chin has utilized the state’s legalized medical cannabis access by empowering her patients with knowledge about CBD and marijuana’s benefits. Dr. Chin recently shared an exclusive interview with The Fresh Toast on where cannabis is going and what health practitioners should know. When asked why she was such…


Congress Allows Troops to Use CBD Products


As of Monday, military service members are no longer forbidden to use CBD products. According to Marijuana Moment, the House of Representatives approved a measure that allows troops to use hemp products as well as its derivatives. The measure passed by a vote of 336 to 71. The initiative was led by Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, who is also a military veteran. It specifies that Secretary of Defense may not prohibit ”the possession, use, or…


Low Pricing Is Key in the Lure to Legal Markets


Low-priced cannabis products will be key to converting consumers from the illicit market to the legal market, but once that’s done they’ll be willing to spend more on pricier items like vape pens and edibles, according to Aurora Cannabis Inc.’s new chief commercial officer. Cannabis is “unlike tobacco or alcohol because of the presence of this massive black market,” said Miguel Martin, who joined Aurora with its acquisition of U.S. CBD company Reliva LLC in…