Tag: CBD


Warm Up and Calm Down this Winter with CBD-Infused Soup


Kitchen Toke’s Golden Beet Soup & Roasted Vegetable And Lentil Soup In the newly released winter issue of Kitchen Toke magazine, author Laura Lagano writes in the “Unsung Cannabinoids Explained” cover story, “In our current worldwide pandemic, we now have an added global anxiety disorder.” This week, anxiety across America is heightened even more with a transition of power unlike history has ever experienced before, making a stronger case for CBD consumption and revisiting the…


Inflammation And Obesity: Can Cannabis Help Break The Cycle?


It is thought that CBD can work to combat inflammation throughout the body. Like many chronic lifestyle-related diseases, inflammation is at the core. Obesity may be no different. When it comes to obesity, doctors oftentimes prescribe medications to treat the accompanying co-morbidities, such as high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol and dysregulated blood glucose. Some note, however, that inflammation is at the root of high blood pressure, high cholesterol and high blood sugar. – Read the…


What To Know Before Giving Your Pet CBD


Pets are family, and their humans want to do everything they can to help them. So, as more people find relief from various physical and mental ailments through cannabidiol (CBD), it’s only natural that they’d want to allow their pets the same healing. A number of CBD brands, such as Elixinol, Extract Labs, and Nature’s Script are now offering pet CBD oil and edibles. Some companies, such as Pet Relief and MediPets are dedicated to…


West Australian Doctors Still Facing Delays When Prescribing Medicinal Cannabis


The Director of the St Francis Medical Group, David Cooper, told 6PR Mornings that West Australian doctors are still being bogged down by red tape when trying to prescribe medicinal cannabis to their patients. Earlier this month the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) handed down its final decision in favour of down-scheduling low dose cannabidiol (CBD) preparations from Schedule 4 to Schedule 3, which means the drug will soon be available for purchase from Australian pharmacies…


All About Playboy’s Cannabis Law Reform Advocacy And Social Equity Grants


Famed publisher Playboy has been expanding into many other verticals in recent years, incorporating branded products, gaming and hospitality offerings into its portfolio. Most recently, the company entered the CBD market with the launch of a line of products focused on boosting sexual pleasure. Taking yet another step into the cannabis space, Playboy announced in Septemmber it was launching a cannabis law reform and advocacy campaign in partnership with National Organization for the Reform of…


New Michigan Law Allows Vets To Consult About Cannabis For Pets


Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has signed into law a new bill that will allow veterinarians to consult with pet owners about the use of marijuana and industrial hemp for their animals. House Bill 5085, sponsored by Rep. Greg Markkanen (R- Hancock), opens the way for veterinarians to ask pet owners about exposure to marijuana in their animals and to consider the use of THC and CBD products. It passed both chambers of the Michigan Legislature earlier…


Fibromyalgia And Cannabis: What The Latest Research Says


Even though pharmaceutical drugs and OTC pain-relievers are typically used to help manage fibromyalgia, cannabinoids like CBD and THC are being considered more now than ever before. If you had to guess, how many people in the United States do you think live with fibromyalgia? According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), roughly four million American adults (2% of the country’s population) struggle with this chronic medical condition. Fibromyalgia consists of widespread, severe, and…


The Promising Medicinal Benefits Of Cannabis


On December 15, the Australian Department of Health’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) announced a final decision to down-schedule certain low-dose cannabidiol (CBD) products, allowing select medicinal cannabis products to be available over the counter. This follows the United Nations’ (UN) decision at the start of December to remove cannabis and its derivatives from Schedule IV of the international treaty governing narcotic drugs, where it was listed among addictive opioids like heroin. With official restrictions around…


Medicinal Cannabis Can Be Sold In Australia Without Prescription, Says Therapeutic Good Administration


Tasmanians will be able to access medicinal cannabis without a prescription as soon as February next year, after a change to the substance’s legal status. The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has said it will remove restrictions on the use and sale of cannabidiol (CBD) in Australia so that pharmacists can sell low-dose medicinal cannabis without prescription to those aged 18 or over. A prescription is currently needed for CBD under the current TGA’s Poison Standard…


How To Make CBD Tea


CBD is a great way to help reduce anxiety. There are also so many benefits of CBD that everyone should consider trying it if they have not already. Without the THC effects that regular marijuana plants give you, CBD makes for a popular choice to treat many different kinds of symptoms. This is why being able to make CBD tea is such a great idea. Try it and see how you like it! – Read…


Ex-Celtic Hero John Hartson Reveals He Is Treating Nagging Footie Injuries With Cannabis Oil


The former striker, 45, is flogging CBD and sweets online — and claims it dulls his agonising back aches. Hartson began taking the gummies five months ago and is now an ambassador for Supreme CBD. He said: “There’s few people in the game who have had more serious injuries than me. – Read the entire article at The Scottish Sun.


Fitness And Bodybuilding – 4 Ways CBD Can Help


CBD is a fast growing health segment. With the passing of the Farm Bill in 2018, cannabidiol use has increased exponentially. In case you are not familiar with its scientific name, cannabidiol and CBD are the same. Today, you can purchase CBD in different forms and can buy CBD edibles, tinctures, oils, and capsules. Some analysts predict its share in the health and wellness market to continue to grow, estimating about $2 billion in market…


‘World’s First’ Mince Pie Containing Cannabis Extract Created By Great British Bake Off Star From Sheffield – And This Is The Recipe


A Sheffield cook who starred in the Great British Bake Off has devised what is claimed to be a world first – a mince pie containing cannabis extract. Howard Middleton – who appeared on the fourth series of the TV contest in 2013 – has produced a recipe for a gluten-free, vegan-friendly festive treat that contains CBD oil, derived from cannabis plants. Howard’s frangipane-topped creation calls for hemp flour and hemp oil as well as…


Want to Know Where to Find All the CBD Products You’ve Ever Wanted?


SPONSORED CONTENT – Let CalivaCBD be your one stop shop for curated, top notch CBD products If you’ve been on the market for CBD products, chances are you’ve come across many sites that claim to sell the best of the best. But when you look a little deeper, it seems like they’re selling only their CBD products. It just doesn’t make sense to buy a topical from one site, tinctures from another, and edibles or…


Cannabis Gave Her Child A Future: Now She Helps Other Families


Zaki, 17, likes to point out houses that he’d like to have when he turns 18 next year. That was something unimaginable seven years ago, his mother, Heather Jackson recalled, when he used to have around 200 seizures a day. Nowadays, with CBD, “when he does have seizures, they’re brief” and don’t hurt him. By the time he was nine, Zaki had tried 17 different pharmaceutical treatments, all of which failed to control his seizures…


3 Science-Backed Benefits Of CBD Oil And How To Use It Safely


CBD, or cannabidiol, is a type of chemical found in the same plant that produces marijuana. CBD is different from marijuana though, and will not make you “high.” That’s because it does not contain the main psychoactive compound in cannabis, THC, which is the chemical responsible for the intoxicating feeling associated with consuming marijuana. Recently, CBD has gained traction in the scientific community for its ability to treat multiple conditions — from chronic pain to…


CBD Use in the Military, Sports, and UFC sports


CBD products are typically used to relieve pain or help with anxiety, depression, and sleep disorders. Although CBD benefits are impressive, CBD use still causes controversy among different societies. While CBD consumption is federally legal in the US (if the product contains less than 0.3% THC), some states have proposed restrictions on buyers. People still doubt if active-duty military personnel, athletes, and UFC fighters should be allowed to use CBD as pain relievers or relaxants.…


Does CBD Help With Nausea? Here’s What Experts Have to Say


Feeling nauseated is one of the ickiest feelings in the world. Upset stomachs, throwing up, digestive issues — I would be happy if I never had to experience those again. If you have nausea caused by side effects of another treatment (like chemotherapy), it can be even worse. People have drastically changed their diets, tried motion-sickness bands and pills, and even experimented with Cannabidiol (CBD) to try to ease their nausea. But does CBD really…


Can Farming Hemp Help Fight Climate Change?


A small farm in upstate New York is working to revolutionize the organic farming industry, starting with supporting their local ecosystem while growing, among a variety of grains, hemp — the plant behind the multi-million dollar CBD industry. Hemp, a species of cannabis that does not create a marijuana-like high, has an ancient history with usage dating back centuries. Ben Banks-Dobson, who runs Stone House Farm’s 2,600-acre operation, is hoping to help the Earth while…


The Evolving Relationship Between Cannabis & Modern-Day Veterinary Medicine


As more research finds that CBD can be a useful medicine for dogs and cats, the compound has become one alternative medicine that’s being considered much more now than ever before.In the U.S. and many other countries, dogs and cats alike are adored as loving family members. The ASPCA has estimated that in the U.S., 78 million dogs and 85.8 million cats are owned and treated as pets. Similarly, 44% of all American households have…


A Recipe For CBD Snickerdoodles, Because We Suspect You May Need To Chill


Elevate Bakery founder Rebecca Raffle offers the ultimate cookie recipe for 2020. CBD may have a reputation for helping with everything from anxiety to chronic pain, but it’s not exactly known for its great flavor. Elevate Bakery founder Rebecca Raffle set out to change that, working with local chemists to develop a proprietary, flavorless CBD powder that can be incorporated into any ingredient or recipe. With her CBD isolate, she’s been able to achieve the…


Study: CBD May Help Block Pain-Signalling Pathways


Nerve cells treated with CBD saw reduced levels of a key signalling molecule in the pain pathway. There’s no shortage of anecdotal evidence about the efficacy of cannabidiol (CBD) for treating pain, but a new study offers further scientific insight into how the compound interacts with nerve cells. Published in the Journal of Pain Research, the study suggests that CBD may help block pain-signalling pathways. Researchers found that lab-cultured rat neurons treated with CBD were…


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…