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Could CBD replace antidepressants?

In recent years, CBD has risen to the forefront of the media, touted as a treatment for everything from arthritis to dementia. Simultaneously, we are facing a mental health epidemic, with 300 million people around the globe diagnosed with depression alone. Depression...

Can CBD help Acne?

Acne is a bacterial, inflammatory skin disease experienced mainly by people in their teens and young adults. However, more and more people are seeing their teenage acne stretch into their twenties - this is most likely the result of increased pollution, stress, and...

CBD for Dogs

As natural wellness becomes an ever more important (albeit commercialised) part of our lives, it's only natural to assume that the trends we see for humans will inevitably work their way down to our pets. After all, if man's best friend can't enjoy the same quality of...

Why switch from THC to CBD?

It seems that there are two types of people in the world - those who can smoke weed, and those who can't. Hear us out, okay... for the vast majority of people, smoking weed brings about feelings of euphoria, floatiness, and a general attitude of "yeah, dude,...

Can CBD help me sleep?

We're sure you're no stranger to CBD - the acronym for 'cannabidiol', which is a compound found within all plants of the genus 'cannabis' and often touted as the non-psychoactive cousin to Tetrahydrocannabinol, or 'THC'. THC is responsible for getting recreational...

Can CBD help with dementia?

Over the years, the idea that CBD may be able to help manage the behavioural symptoms of dementia has emerged both in the media and in anecdotal accounts. Although there is currently no evidence that CBD (or any other cannabis extract) can help prevent the disease,...

Can CBD improve my mood?

For centuries, humankind has been harvesting and ingesting cannabis for both ritual and recreational use. Over the years, the developed world has seen a rise in discontent, low mood, and the diagnosis of depressive disorders within the general population. Major...

Why CBD doesn’t get you high

How does CBD interact with the psychedelic receptor?  The science behind CBD is pretty complicated. For years, recreational marijuana users have been reporting that high-THC strains offer psychedelic and mind-altering experiences, while high-CBD flower offers a more...

CBD for Inflammation

If you search 'CBD' online today, you'll be confronted by pages and pages of content claiming that it has seemingly magical properties; capable of curing or alleviating symptoms of everything from arthritis to cancer. It sounds far-fetched, especially when some of the...

CBD for Anxiety

CBD is everywhere right now. On the news, it's being heralded as a miracle-worker for young children suffering from Dravet Syndrome, a severe form of drug-resistant epilepsy. Online, testimonies are springing up left, right, and centre about how CBD...

What are the side effects of CBD?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is the non-psychoactive compound in cannabis, known for its numerous health benefits and ability to act as a food supplement. Recently, it’s made headlines as a potential treatment for patients suffering with Dravet Syndrome; a rare form of epilepsy...

Can CBD help me quit smoking?

In 2017, regular smokers in the UK totalled 15.1% of the population. Although overall this statistic is down 5.1% since 2011, 2016 alone saw 77,900 deaths attributed to smoking. This report shows that actually, kicking the habit is more than just beating a...

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