What You Need to Know Before Vaping CBD | Inflammation & Anxiety

A woman is vaping CBD

There’s a new wonder-substance you need to get to know and you’ve probably already heard about. This substance, known as cannabidiol (CBD), is said to have an impact on a number of issues that people struggle with each day, and while there are many anecdotal attestations of the helpfulness of CBD, researchers are just beginning […]

How Long Does a Disposable Vape Pen Last?

A woman smoking a CBD vape pen

If you’ve considered buying a disposable vape pen for the first time, you’ve likely wondered how long that vape pen will last you. It’s a common question we hear from our first time customers, and it’s no wonder – people want to be able to know how much value they’ll receive from the product. If […]

What To Consider When Buying Your First Vape Pen

Looking to buy your first vape pen? Well, the good news is that you’re not alone! Many of us have been there and are happy to pass along a few tid-bits about what to be aware of. All in all, it shouldn’t be too confusing, but if you’re new to CBD, you’re probably still learning […]

How to Identify Sustainable and Legitimate CBD Products – From the Lab Reports to the Terminology

2018 was undoubtedly the breakout year for CBD – short for cannabidiol. You may have seen it at your neighborhood organic health store, read about it online, or talked about it with a friend, but one thing is certain – you’ve heard of it. The widespread usage, and perhaps even notoriety, may be warranted. Some […]

Medterra CBD Review – The Athlete’s Choice for CBD

Medterra CBD Tincture 500 mg bottle against green plants

Passion is the driving force behind any successful project. That’s exactly what Medterra CBD started as: a project driven by a passion. Friends J.P. Larsen and Jay Hartenbach were working separate jobs in different fields when they birthed the idea of Medterra back in 2016. Hartenbach worked in online marketing while Larsen had spent five […]

Papa & Barkley Review – A Brand That Stands Out From The Crowd

Papa & Barkley Essentials Hemp Extract Drops with CBD Bottle laying inside box

They want to be better, and they want to be better for you. Papa & Barkley began with a young man concerned about his father’s bedridden state. Adam Grossman, founder and CEO, experienced cannabis and had a hunch that it was what his father needed to reclaim his life from severe back pain. Adam began […]

The 7 Best CBD Books You Should Be Reading Right Now

A pair of feet with pink socks on holding a stack of books and a wine glass against a pink background

They say, well, you should never judge a book by a cover, and while we held ourselves back from doing so, we were so impressed by the challenging and inviting books available to read for our visitors. CBD (cannabidiol) seemingly emerged overnight and has taken the wellness industry by storm. The content circulating the internet […]

How To Incorporate CBD Into Your Daily Routine

Photo of a lady sitting on a drawer holding a CBD vaporizer

Faye Lessler, in partnership with Halso.co + Shea Brand 2018 has undoubtedly been the year of CBD. Cannabidiol (CBD), THC’s non-psychoactive cousin, has been making waves in the health & wellness scene this year, and for good reason! This compound found in cannabis/hemp plants is what everyone has been raging about recently.. As CBD has quickly made its […]

A Review of the Best CBD Tinctures

Receptra Naturals CBD, Medterra CBD, Lazarus Naturals CBD, and Papa and Barkeley CBD Tinctures

If you’re researching CBD or trying to decide what to purchase, you’ve likely come across websites with headlines like “Top Ten Tinctures”. We thought about replicating that marketing strategy, but we felt we owe it to the CBD market to NOT be market-y, to NOT be gimmicky. You’re researching something you’re going to put in […]

Why you couldn’t buy CBD on Amazon until Jan 2019

Amazon Logo

Update as of January 2019: When the 2019 Farm Bill passed in December 2018, it, among other things, legalized hemp products with less than 0.3% THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). Shortly after, Amazon begin carrying a multitude of different CBD products from many different brands. However, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the myriad of options, […]

Does taking CBD prevent the “high” feeling from smoking cannabis (THC)?

Neuropsychopharmacology Journal with the headline Oral Cannabidiol does not Alter the Subjective, Reinforcing or Cardiovascular Effects of Smoked Cannabis

Our usual disclaimer: This is not, nor should it be construed, to be medical advice. The purpose of our Research Review series is to re-articulate the findings of research studies in an easy-to-understand manner. A study published in 2015 suggests no. In this small, early study, the researchers found that taking CBD 90 minutes before […]

Study: Nearly 70% of CBD extracts sold online are mislabeled

The logo for the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) with a study title about CBD products being mislabeled

A recent study from the prestigious Journal of American Medicine (JAMA) found that 70% of CBD products were mislabeled or misbranded. Marcel Bonn-Miller, PhD, an adjunct assistant professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania and the lead author on the study, and his team identified, purchased, and analyzed 84 products from 31 different […]

The different ways you can take CBD: Vaping, Tinctures, Edibles, and Oral Capsules

There are several different ways to ingest CBD. Which one is best? Let’s take a closer look at each, but first, let’s talk bioavailability. Bioavailability is the extent and rate at which a substance enters and affects the body. For our purposes, bioavailability refers to the amount of CBD that can be successfully absorbed by […]