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Transdermal Patches are here!

Posted by Hunter Lamoreaux on

Check out what is new at Discover CBD! 

Trans-dermal Patches, CBD Protein Powder, Juicing Powder and even a topical for your pet! 

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Get Involved: CBD Clinical Trials

Posted by Corey Hartley on

Research into the effects of cannabinoids, including cannabidiol, continues to progress into exploring an astonishing variety of systems and disorders. Although government restrictions on cannabis research hindered advancement until very recently, currently research has been blooming. If you would like to take part in this research and further our understanding of the biological mechanisms underlying the relief provided by the endocannabinoid system - check out the current clinical trials involving CBD. Many are currently recruiting participants all across the country - you could get involved!

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Cannabinoid Production Via Cellular Agriculture

Posted by Corey Hartley on

                With nearly daily advancements and technological breakthroughs in the flourishing cannabis industries, I don’t get very excited too frequently about the “next big thing.” However, a new farming technique, if you want to call it that, has grabbed my attention – mainly due to my own experience in microbiology. A research organization, known as New Harvest, is developing a technique called cellular agriculture to produce pure cannabinoids. Cellular agriculture uses single celled organisms to produce a specific product through genetic modification. The unusual and weird aspect of the concept is that although the cannabinoids are produced by a living organism,...

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Cannabinoids and Your Body

Posted by Melinda Bloch on

Introduction to The Endocannabinoid System Endocannabinoid systems are found in all mammals, including humans. The “high” that is felt when smoking cannabis would not even be possible without already having an endocannabinoid system in place. The endocannabinoids and their receptors are found throughout the entire body. The endocannabinoid system includes the brain, organs, connective tissues, immune cells, and glands. The endocannabinoid system has one purpose – to keep homeostasis. Homeostasis is achieving balance within your body so that everything works well together. The endocannabinoid system is involved with regulating many basic functions of the human body in order to achieve homeostasis....

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5 Little known benefits of CBD

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The Cannabis industry is rapidly rising in popularity as an accepted mode of treatment and as a healthy relaxation method. Cannabidiol (CBD) is the second most abundant cannabinoid in marijuana, it closely follows THC. In hemp, CBD is more abundant than THC which only appears in trace amounts. While CBD is lauded for its great calming effect on epileptic patients, some of its other health benefits are unknown to many people because CBD lacks the colorful high that is associated with marijuana. This is because unlike marijuana, isolated CBD does not cause much of noticeable effect. Reliable and extensive research...

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