Category Archives: Understanding CBD

How Does the Body Absorb CBD?

Scientists are regularly learning more about cannabidiol (CBD) and how it interacts with receptors throughout the body to elicit balancing and healing effects. Studies suggest that CBD may be able to minimize and even eliminate seizure activity, reduce anxiety and depression, manage pain, fight some cancers, and provide anti-inflammatory and neuroprotective effects that could potentially be beneficial for conditions like Alzheimer’s disease and arthritis. For CBD to influence […]

What is The Entourage Effect

  The entourage effect refers to how various cannabinoids and other natural constituents work together synergistically to magnify their potential therapeutic properties. Introduced in 1998, a study by Israeli researchers Shimon Ben-Shabat and Raphael Mechoulam, the entourage effect theory maintains that isolated or synthetic cannabinoids aren’t as effective at eliciting curative effects as when all of the natural constituents work together […]

Are You Worried About Drug Testing While Taking Hemp CBD?

Are you worried about drug testing? For many people, workplace drug testing is a serious concern. More organizations than ever require their employees to undergo periodic drug tests, and in many cases, it is a part of one’s pre-employment onboarding. It comes as no surprise that many individuals are nervous about whether using CBD could […]