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What are Terpenes?

Posted by Don Ayala on

What gives a plant its smell and taste? Terpenes! Let's take a look at some research and studies conducted on terpenes and cannabinoid working together. How Can this help you? What does 'terpenes' mean? We'll answer all these questions and more

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Transdermal CBD First Experience: Mary's Nutritionals Elite Patch Review

Posted by Corey Hartley on

We recently started carrying these Mary’s Nutritionals Elite Patches, and I happily agreed to write this review after testing one myself. I was looking forward to trying my first transdermal CBD product and sharing my experience. 

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FDA Request for Public Comments on CBD and Cannabis Medical Benefits - Please Share Your Experience by April 23rd

Posted by Corey Hartley on

Do you have an opinion on the benefits and efficacy of cannabidiol (CBD), medical cannabis, and/or cannabis extracts? The Food and Drug Administration is currently requesting public comment until April 23rd! You personally now have an opportunity to tell the government your experiences - please share your story and any evidence you can provide to back up your claims at the link below:

FDA request for comments on CBD and Cannabis medical benefits until April 23rd here: https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=FDA-2018-N-1072-0001

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CBD and Weight Loss

Posted by Austin Angeleri on

One of the subtler, yet heavier epidemics facing our country has to do with weight loss. Recent studies show that CBD has a very positive effect on weight loss. CBD interacts with the bodies’ Endocannabinoid System, which has been recently linked with playing “an important role in how the body regulates energy (calorie) balance, as well as carbohydrate and fat metabolism.” (Leafly, 2015) In short, it does a wide variety of things in our bodies to make sure the body is in tip top shape, and CBD literally feeds it by interacting with system’s cannabinoid receptors.   The Endocannabinoid System...

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CBD and Dreaming

Posted by Austin Angeleri on

Many people using cannabis products, either recreationally or medicinally, know that marijuana has various effects on different stages of sleep. Over the years THC has built up a cliché reputation of making people sleepy. However, studies show that while THC and CBD really do encourage a longer and restful sleep, even in the more severely sleep deprived, (2013) in many of these cases dreaming seems to happen less frequently if at all. The way in which CBD and THC effect the other aspects of sleep relate to how they affect dreaming.   The sleep cycle has several stages, but probably the...

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