Is This How CBD Stops Epileptic Seizures? New Study

A new study that was conducted by researchers from the Department of Physiology and Neuroscience at NYU Langone Health has shown that CBD is able to control seizures by blocking lysophosphatidylinositol (LPI)  molecules. This prevents the molecules from boosting nerve signals in the hippocampus which could cause seizures. This new finding supports previous research in […]

FDA Plans to Regulate the CBD Industry

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has for the umpteenth time raised concerns about cannabis derived compounds such as CBD and Delta-8 which currently command a large share of the cannabis market. According to the FDA, the burgeoning CBD industry is unregulated and this brings along concerns about consumer safety. In the recent past, the […]

Where Did Cannabis Win in the 2022 Midterms?

Cannabis remains a controversial issue in the United States. Starting with medical cannabis legalization in California in 1996 personal consumption is now legal in some form in 37 states.[1] Considering this is an issue that emphases individual freedom, social justice, and economic prosperity, it could be something that has the potential to appeal to a […]

CBD: From the Cannabis Industry Into the World of Holistic Health and Wellness

p>These days, cannabis is being increasingly used for health and wellness purposes. The stigma associated with cannabis continues to weaken, as more and more people realize the potentially therapeutic effects of cannabis and hemp-derived compounds, including cannabidiol (CBD). In fact, a recent survey conducted by The Harris Poll discovered that an overwhelming majority of people […]

The Evolution of CBD with Pets

Within the last few years, cannabidiol (CBD) sales have skyrocketed. In 2014 alone, total US CBD sales were $108 million. In 2021, sales increased to $4 billion, a 37-fold increase. [1] The pet market has been no exception to this growth, with $5.6 million in 2018 sales to $125 million in 2020. [2] Much of […]

Meet the Latest Cannabinoid to Come on the Scene

Over 100 cannabinoids have been discovered from cannabis, and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) are by far the most popular. But there are plenty of other cannabinoids in the plant that boast several health and medicinal properties. Scientists are always discovering new cannabinoids from time to time, and one of the latest to come onto […]

Marketing CBD as a Plant-Based Alternative

Plant-based products are more popular than ever. More people are on plant-based diets, or prefer using products derived from plants. With the plant-based market growing every day, different types of products are becoming more popular. Cannabidiol (CBD) is starting to get recognized in the market for its versatility. With CBD being an easily accessible plant […]

CBD for Athletes: What Athletes to Know and Why

As an athlete, pushing yourself to the limit to overcome intense physical adversities is a part of the game and a continual challenge that molds you into a better athlete. Naturally, pain and injuries are widespread amongst athletes. While “no pain, no gain” is a mindset every athlete learns to respect. Many will often overlook […]

CBD Beauty Products: The Latest Craze of the Beauty World

As awareness of CBD continues to spread, top experts from every industry are beginning to take notice.  CBD has created quite the buzz in one industry, in particular. The beauty industry. CBD beauty products have become the latest craze of the beauty industry. In this article, we’ll explore the many benefits of CBD for beauty […]