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CBD Oil Tinctures for Beginners

Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, is a powerful substance. It has gained recent notoriety as a potential treatment for numerous ailments, from anxiety disorders to difficult-to-treat seizures. With CBD popularity on the rise, there is a great deal of curiosity. Many want to know what CBD is, how to use it, and what words like “tincture” mean.   Understanding [...]

By |March 20th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on CBD Oil Tinctures for Beginners

Texas Law Enforcement: Sale of CBD Oil is Restricted

If you’re selling CBD oil in Texas, take note: its sale may still be restricted in the Lone Star State, despite what many had assumed.   According to a new report from NBC 5 KXAS in Fort Worth, prosecutors in Tarrant County have announced that possession of some CBD products remains a felony in the state.   What was the [...]

By |March 13th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Texas Law Enforcement: Sale of CBD Oil is Restricted

Marijuana, CBD and Hemp: The 2019 Map of Legalized Usage

The old days of blanket prohibition are over. Finally, cannabis has entered the mainstream of American life, but the map of legalized states and where CBD is prohibited is still confusing. Despite mainstream popularity, marijuana is a federally controlled substance. The United States has one foot in the old world, and one foot in the new. This article aims to [...]

By |March 6th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Marijuana, CBD and Hemp: The 2019 Map of Legalized Usage

The Trending Popularity of CBD

The legalization of marijuana in the US continues to be a source of debate. All the while, the cannabis industry remains a trending force. One product, in particular, is garnering much attention: CBD.  CBD has surged in interest over the past decade, popping up in cosmetics, skin care, beverages, and pet food. But what is this controversial discovery? And what [...]

By |February 27th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on The Trending Popularity of CBD

Benefits of CBD for Athletes, Exercise Recovery & Muscle Inflammation

Long gone are the days of taking Ibuprofen for muscle fatigue and inflammation post-workout. There are better, more natural options out there and athletes are hopping on the train. According to Statista, Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, sales have grown by 227% in the United States since 2017. This isn’t all that surprising knowing the effects CBD have on [...]

By |February 20th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Benefits of CBD for Athletes, Exercise Recovery & Muscle Inflammation

Why Did the Super Bowl Reject this CBD Ad?

Another Super Bowl has come and gone. The reviews? Not stellar. Even the programming block—long considered to be the ultimate showcase of flashy and memorable ad content—couldn’t save the day. Was there even one Super Bowl commercial that had anybody talking Monday morning? Perhaps there could have been had one actually been approved. Yes, there was a commercial that never [...]

By |February 6th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Why Did the Super Bowl Reject this CBD Ad?

Top 2019 CBD Food and Drink Trends

According to the National Restaurant Association’s annual survey, CBD foods and drinks are top-trending products for 2019. Of the 650+ professional chefs polled, 77% identified CBD drinks as 2019’s top trend, followed by CBD foods. These cannabis-infused food and drinks don’t contain THC, the psychoactive component of cannabis that causes the characteristic “high.” Instead, CBD is the main ingredient which [...]

By |January 29th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Top 2019 CBD Food and Drink Trends

How the Farm Bill Paves the Way for the CBD Industry

The passing of the 2014 Farm Bill and the 2018 Farm Bill provides key CBD legislation paving the way for the CBD industry with business opportunities resulting in the rise in marijuana stocks. Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a non-psychoactive cannabis compound believed to possess a wealth of wellness benefits such as relief from inflammation, pain, anxiety and more. Since it’s [...]

By |January 22nd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on How the Farm Bill Paves the Way for the CBD Industry

Is CBD Oil the Future of the Beauty Industry?

Following the North American legalization of hemp-based products, companies are now clambering to include CBD in their products. Possibly none more than the beauty industry. If you mention CBD oil to a specific generation, you’ll tend to get the same questions each time. The irony in this is that this is the generation who likely indulged in their own Reefer [...]

By |January 16th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Is CBD Oil the Future of the Beauty Industry?