Category Archives: Cannabis/Hemp

What is CBG and How is it Different from CBD?

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By now, cannabidiol (CBD) has become part of our everyday lexicon. CBD has also become part of many people’s everyday lives – in face creams, ointments, gummies, tinctures, and even sodas. Studies are being conducted almost as quickly as CBD products are hitting shelves to fully understand the benefits of CBD. But what about cannabigerol, […]

Cannabinoids Beyond CBD and THC​: What Do We Know?

11:40 PM, April 14th, 1912. One of the most iconic historical landmarks took place — a state of the art cruise liner, the Titanic, hit an iceberg. The rest is history. Interestingly enough, the berg scraped along the starboard, or right side of the hull, below the waterline. In fact, on average, about 90% of an […]

The Cannabis Industry and its Obsession with Terpenes

As cannabidiol (CBD) has become more popular and widely utilized, there’s another cannabis compound that is garnering attention: terpenes. So, what exactly are terpenes and how can they be used? Read on to find out. What are Terpenes? Terpenes are a diverse range of organic compounds produced in the resin glands of a variety of […]

CBD Oil vs. Hemp-Seed Oil: What’s the Difference?

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You step into your local health food store and… wait, what? Hemp products are all over. So, what’s the big hype and all that legal fuss? And, yes, these “hempy” products have been gazing at you from these shelves for many years, whether it be cooking products, skincare products and much more. This confusion is […]

What is the Cannabis Sativa Plant and How is it Related to CBD?

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Cannabis’ popularity is skyrocketing, however, calling cannabis simply cannabis is like calling a motorcycle and a bus simply motor-vehicles. You’d probably agree that the experience of riding a motorcycle is nothing like the experience of riding a bus. Back to our context, you may be familiar with the categorization of cannabis strains to either ‘sativa’ […]

Hemp vs. Marijuana: What’s the Difference?

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Hemp vs. marijuana is an ongoing battle of confusion amongst people new to CBD products. A great deal of misunderstanding and misconception surrounds this subject. Let us get into the brass tacks of the issue at hand. Both hemp and marijuana are indeed the same species and are both members of the cannabis family. However, […]

Can Cannabis Really Cure Corona?

With the threat of the coronavirus aka COVID-19 spreading like wildfire across the globe, so are cure-all remedies including cannabis cures. But what can cannabinoids cure? Can cannabis really cure Corona? An estimated 160,000 people have contracted the novel virus and about 6000 have died globally of the coronavirus since the outbreak began in Wuhan […]

What is CBD? Everything You Wanted to Know

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What Is CBD And What Does It Have to Do With Hemp And Marijuana? In one word – cannabis. You see, hemp and marijuana are like siblings. Both derive from the cannabis plant, but each has a different composition. While both hemp and marijuana can have any amount of CBD, they differ in the amount […]

Is CBD Psychoactive? Common Misconceptions of CBD

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There has been a lot of information circulating about cannabidiol (CBD), however, it seems that many are still under the impression that CBD is psychoactive. First, let’s talk about what psychoactive actually means. The simplified dictionary definition defines psychoactive as “affecting the mind.” When a drug is defined as psychoactive, it implies that the drug […]

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