What are the benefits of CBD?

An almost 20 year old study sought to discover the therapeutic properties of cannabidiol (CBD). The results were impressive: CBD has anti-convulsive, anti-anxiety, anti-psychotic, anti-nausea, anti-oxidative, and anti-rheumatoid arthritic properties.  CBD has anti-convulsive properties Perhaps one of the most commonly known traits of CBD is its anti-convulsive properties. A study in the 70s showed CBD […]

CBD and Mental Health

It’s Mental Health Awareness week in the US, and we’re THRILLED. There is so much science to show the benefits of CBD on mental health, and we’re delighted to share some of it with you. Cannabidiol, or CBD, is anti-inflammatory, anti-viral, anti-fungal, and anti-bacterial. In a study shared in the American Journal of Psychiatry, the […]

Martha Stewart CBD – How much is too much?

Martha Stewart recently introduced her very own CBD line. (Apparently Snoop Dogg introduced her to the benefits of CBD in 2015.) In an interview with the New York Times, Martha Stewart shared that she uses 20 gummies a day. And we need to talk about this. Listen, we’re huge CBD advocates over here. We were […]

Can CBD really help arthritis? Here’s what you need to know.

CBD and Arthritis

Can CBD help arthritis? Research on the effectiveness of CBD for arthritis pain has been going on for over 20 years. In 2000, a study found that CBD has “a potent anti-arthritic effect in CIA (collagen-induced arthritis).” In a 2015 study on rats, CBD was found to have “therapeutic potential for relief of arthritis pain‐related […]

Can CBD Help Fight Coronavirus?

Can CBD Help Fight Coronavirus?

Recent research in Canada is showing early promise in the fight against Coronavirus. The Independent reported: “According to the researchers, the effective strains have, in some instances, managed to reduce virus receptors, which reduces the chance for an individual to catch coronavirus.” https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/marijuana-coronavirus-prevention-weed-cannabis-covid-19-canada-study-a9521166.html While we don’t want to promise CBD is the cure for Coronavirus, […]

Can CBD Help Your Anxious Dog Deal With Fireworks?

Can CBD Help Your Anxious Dog Deal With Fireworks?

Independence Day in the United States is a common time for fireworks. And many of our beloved pets experience anxiety during the loud, unpredictable, and often ill-timed displays of patriotism.

For many years we’ve given our own dogs CBD before dark to help deal with firework related anxiety. It’s been the most helpful solution we’ve ever discovered. And the science backs it up.

Is CBD considered doping?

Athletes & CBD

The World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) was established in 1999 as an international independent agency with a goal to keep sports doping-free. WADA is responsible for establishing the rules around doping in all international sports, including the Olympics. WADA & CBD In 2018, WADA removed CBD from its list of restricted substances. While all other […]

What is CBG? (And what does CBG stand for, anyway??)

We spend a lot of time talking about CBD, but CBG is another popular cannabinoid and it can be easy to get them confused. If you’re feeling confused about all these different cannabinoids and find yourself sputtering CBD/CBG/CBN/CBWTF… We got you. Here’s everything you need to know about CBD’s anti-bacterial cousin CBG. What is CBG? […]

How To Use CBD For Pets

Remember that endocannabinoid system we talked about a few weeks ago?  Your pet has an endocannabinoid system too.  Which means CBD is an effective treatment for many of our furry family issues.  If your pet is experiencing pain, seizures, inflammation, or even anxiety, CBD may be a safe and effective way to ease their discomfort. […]