Can CBD Harm a Dog?

Your dog can’t “overdose” on CBD, but a high dose can cause side effects. Learn how CBD affects your dog and what you should watch out for.

Can You Use CBD Oil In A Vape Pen?

CBD Oil in a Vape Pen

You can use CBD oil in a vape pen. Which is great news for people who want to vape CBD, since among the various canna-products out there, CBD oil is arguably one of the most effective and beneficial. With legalization sweeping new states almost on a yearly basis now, there’s been a tremendous influx of […]

Can You Use CBD Oil on An Open Wound?

Last Saturday, I finally got my hands on my aunt’s delicious chicken curry recipe. I went out, grabbed all the needed ingredients, and bought all the spices. With my full concentration on dicing onions, a loud ring sounded from my phone. It surprised me, making me jump. And it was then I realized I had […]

Can Nurses Use CBD Oil?

CBD oil has been extensively tested and proven to have a wide variety of medical and medicinal benefits. A significant number of medical practitioners now work exclusively with CBD oil and its derived cures. However, that raises the question of whether nurses can use CBD oil during their treatments. CBD (cannabidiol) extract is often promoted […]

Medical Marijuana Statistics For 2022

Marijuana has been used for thousands of years as food, fiber, and medicine. Today, it’s in the limelight for medicinal purposes. Medical marijuana usage is growing all over the world, with the U.S. being center stage for the organic medicinal revolution. What Is CBD? Cannabis sativa and indica are two different species that may be […]

What is Homeostasis?

Balance - Homeostasis

What Is Homeostasis in the Human Body? Homeostasis refers to the way that your body maintains balance and stability when stress is applied externally. A good example would be your temperature – your body naturally regulates to ensure that you never get too cold or too hot, and you’ll either shiver or sweat when one […]

CBD Receptors in The Body

You may have heard that our bodies naturally contain receptors that interact with cannabinoids when we ingest, smoke, or apply topical cannabis products that contain them. But what does this mean? Humans have what is called an endocannabinoid system (ECS) that helps our bodies achieve homeostasis, and uses endocannabinoids to do so. These endocannabinoids are […]

Understanding CBD Carrier Oils

If you’ve read the label of your CBD oil, you may have noticed that it contains more than just CBD. Oil is also present within your CBD product to help deliver or ‘carry’ the active CBD component to your body. The CBD carrier oil acts as a solvent alternative to dissolve certain compounds and make them easier to use and absorb. In addition to the added benefit of absorption, using a carrier oil to deliver CBD also allows for more precise and consistent dosing.

CBD & Pain

CBD & pain – cannabidiol (CBD) is often discussed as an alternative medicine option for those seeking relief from pain, especially chronic pain or arthritis. CBD is extracted from Sativa cannabis plants but unlike delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), it won’t get you high or cause any psychoactive effects. That said, it may contribute to your health and promote pain relief when used regularly. The majority of patients who use CBD do so as a result of chronic pain, joint pain, as well as anxiety.