Just about every day, I will find a new article about CBD and the Endocannabinoid System and just recently, CBG. It is all very fascinating and it’s not uncommon for me to come up for air and realize I have spent a couple hours reading or watching some informational video. That’s usually when a dog gives me a nudge as if to say it’s time to get up and DO something. I will probably add to this list as I find more …
CBD Survey Results: Cultivating Wellness.
Project CBD releases the results of one of the most extensive CBD user surveys to date. In early 2019 Project CBD began collecting responses to a survey we designed to figure out who is using CBD, how and why people are using CBD, what kinds of products they are consuming, and whether or not CBD is working for them. The analysis in this report (available in its entirety here) covers an eight-month period and encompasses over 3500 responses. Find the results here.
CBD Guide: 12 Important Facts You Should Know Right Now.
Both consumers and entrepreneurs are intrigued by CBD, and both need to know more. CBD has become a craze but most people know little more about it than it comes from the hemp plant and it’s believed to be very good for your health. All types of brands are racing to get involved. CVS and Walgreens both recently announced plans to sell CBD products. Coca-Cola is said to be exploring the idea of adding CBD to their beverages. Even Oreos has jumped into the mix. Read the full article here.
CBD & Cannabis for Pets in Pain
A veterinarian’s advice on how to use cannabis to treat pain and inflammation in your four-legged companion
The state of veterinary medicine has advanced significantly in recent years and thanks to the availability of more effective medicine, many pets are living longer than they would have years ago. With age however, comes the onset of problems such as arthritis and other forms of pain and inflammation. Read the full article here.
17 States with Legal Cannabidiol (CBD)
(as of July 12, 2019)
While 33 stated have legalized medical marijuana, the remaining 17 states have all passed laws allowing the use of cannabidiol (CBD) extract, usually in oil form, with minimal tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), and often for the treatment of epilepsy or seizures in seriously ill children. CBD, one of the 400+ ingredients found in marijuana, is not psychoactive. Read the full article here.
Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency (CECD) is a condition where an individual produces a lower amount of cannabinoids than experts consider to be essential in the promotion of health, vitality, and well-being. Read the full article here.
The Endocannabinoid System: The Most Important System You’ve Never Heard Of
If you haven’t heard of the endocannabinoid system (ECS), or perhaps you have but you aren’t that confident in your knowledge of it, then don’t be embarrassed. Back in the 1960s, the researchers who became interested in the bioactivity of Cannabis eventually isolated many of its active compounds. It took another 30 years, however, for researchers studying animal models to discover a receptor for these ECS compounds in the brains of rodents – a discovery that opened a whole world of inquiry into why the ECS receptors exist and what their physiological purpose is. Read the full article here.