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The Effects of CBD on Fear, Anxiety, and a Healthy Stress Response

Studies show that the way cannabidiol interacts with the endocannabinoid system can have a major impact on fear, anxiety and the way humans respond to stressors.

“Inflammaging,” the Endocannabinoid System, and How CBD May Help

Do cannabinoids such as CBD promote wellness against inflammatory aging, or “inflammaging”? Learn how CBD can potentially mitigate neurodegenerative pathways.

What is Hemp’s Current Status in the United States?

After a century of prohibition, hemp is once again taking root in American soil. In January 2015, the Industrial Hemp Farming Act was introduced in the House and Senate.

Can Cannabinoids Positively Impact Your Body’s Orthopedic and Musculoskeletal Health?

There is emerging science paving the way for the application of cannabinoids such as CBD (cannabidiol) in the world of orthopedic joint, tendon, bone, and connective tissue health.

Do Cannabinoid-Mimicking Compounds Affect the Endocannabinoid System As Well As Cannabis?

Today we’re going to dive into the compounds that mimic cannabinoids to see if and how they comparatively affect the endocannabinoid system, or ECS.

5 Reasons Why the Cannabis Industry Needs Less Mud Slinging, More Regulation to Survive

Here are five reasons why the cannabis industry need to adopt more stringent regulation and standards in order to establish a trusted and respected framework.

Is Your Endocannabinoid System in Balance?

Why is it important for your endocannabinoid system to stay balanced, and what happens to your health when cannabinoid receptors become imbalanced?

Cannabinoid Physiology: Influence on Metabolism and Body Fat Regulation

Scientific evidence suggests that the endocannabinoid system plays a crucial role in how the body regulates energy (calorie) balance, as well as carbohydrate and fat metabolism.

Cannabinoids and the Immune System: Immuno-Cannabinoid Effects

The endocannabinoid system can help regulate or vary the properties, tone, and overall function of the immune system in what some scientists refer to as “immuno-cannabinoid” modulation.

Does Using CBD Hemp Oil Result in a Positive Drug Test for THC or Marijuana?

More people are starting to use CBD-rich hemp oil for medical purposes, but will patients using this product test positive for THC in a marijuana drug test?

The Endocannabinoid System and CBD’s Role in Stress, Anxiety, and Fear Responses

By diving deeper into the science of bioactive lipids, we begin to unearth the potential role of the endocannabinoid system (ECS) in stress and fear responses.

Cannabidiol 101: A Peek Into Cannabinoid Chemistry

An in-depth look into how cannabidiol (CBD) interacts with the human body.