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CBD Science

Since CBD was isolated in 1940 and refined in 1963, many studies have been done into its biochemical effects on rodents, canines and humans. Some of the results have been very promising, and in this section we will keep a running commentary on the new data, along with established results

10/06/2018
GW Pharma – What’s Their Game?

GW Pharma – What’s Their Game?

Who Are GW Pharma? GW Pharmaceuticals is a world-leading company specialising in cannabinoid (cannabis-based) medicine development. They were the first organisation in the world to obtain a license to sell a cannabis-based prescription medicine. Doctors Geoffrey Guy and Brian Whittle […]
09/06/2018
CBD Myths: Fact Checked

CBD Myths: Explained

In the last decade, dozens of CBD blogs and manufacturers have appeared. Several of these have come out with some questionable claims about what CBD can do for you. We aim to explain or dispel some of the more outlandish […]
06/06/2018
Biodegradable hemp plastic should be everywhere

Why Biodegradable Hemp Plastic Should Be Everywhere 

Could Hemp Plastic Be The Solution To Plastic Pollution? The first thing that comes to mind when most people think of hemp is the plant… and not plastics. Yet among hemp’s numerous uses and applications, it can be used to […]
05/06/2018
Industrial Hemp Plant Products

Three Things You Don’t Know About Industrial Hemp

Hemp is one of the fastest growing plants in the Northern Hemisphere and the term ‘industrial hemp’ refers to the production and cultivation of the plant for industrial and commercial uses. Hemp itself is a strain of the cannabis sativa […]
24/05/2018
Sativa vs Indica

Sativa, Indica, What’s The Difference?

CBD oil comes in so many different forms, and so many different products, that buying the right kind for you can be difficult. It comes in tinctures, sprays, lotions, gels, patches, food and drinks, and hundreds of other products. ‘Full […]
19/05/2018
Why Israel is the Leader in CBD Research

Why Israel is the Leader in CBD Research

If North America has always been the centre of CBD Culture, Israel is often seen as the world leader in research and development into this fascinating molecule. From its first isolation to more recent medical applications, Israel has been at […]
07/05/2018
CBD Hemp Oil And Its Advantages

Extracting CBD Oil From Hemp

Many compounds are found in the hemp plant and some have effects that are psychoactive. However, and this usually comes as a surprise to people, the cannabis plant also contains compounds that do not have adverse consequences. CBD is one […]
25/04/2018
How Long Does CBD Oil Stay In Your System?

How Long Does CBD Oil Stay In Your System?

CBD Oil – How long does it take to work? CBD oil has been gaining popularity in recent years and has become popular among consumers in the United Kingdom. CBD is short for cannabidiol. It’s one of the cannabinoids – […]
25/04/2018
Does CBD Show Up in a Drug Test

Does CBD Show Up On A Drug Test?

Will Using CBD Make You Fail A Drugs Test? It’s an unfortunate fact of today’s modern workplaces that drug tests can actually be a routine thing. Whether you’re working in an office for a multinational conglomerate or selling out arenas […]
24/04/2018
What is Hemp Oil

What Is Hemp Oil?

The Origin Of Hemp Oil Hemp, or Cannabis sativa, is a plant native to central Asia, ranging in the wild from Northern India and Nepal to eastern Turkey. It has been cultivated for its strong fibres, edible seeds, and medicinal […]