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CBD Isolates vs. Full-Spectrum CBD

A groundbreaking study has documented the superior therapeutic properties of whole plant CBD-rich cannabis extract as compared to single-molecule CBD.
Posted: February 22, 2015
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CBD Myths & Misconceptions

With the growing awareness of CBD as a potential health aid there's also been a proliferation of misconceptions. Find questions and responses to common misinformation.
Updated: February 2, 2019
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ICRS 2014:Update on CBD Science

The 2014 ICRS meeting marked the return of whole plant cannabis therapeutics to the forefront of the field.
Posted: February 16, 2015
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Using CBD & THC for Cancer

When it comes to cancer treatment, the plant may have an amazing impact when used in concert with traditional therapies. Combining CBD and THC with conventional treatments may be the best synergy for cancer sufferers.
Posted: February 15, 2015
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Cannabis Vape Cartridge Comparison

There are many vape pen brands, but the key factor is what’s inside the disposable cartridge. How potent is the cannabis oil? How pure? What, if anything, is the oil cut with? How expensive per mg of active ingredient?
Posted: December 5, 2014
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Florida Fiasco: Did "CBD-Only" Subvert Medical Marijuana Measure?

Why did the “Right to Medical Marijuana Initiative” fail in November when almost 90 percent of prospective voters supported it in June?
Posted: December 4, 2014
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Endocannabinoid Health & Wellbeing

There are many ways to influence cannabinoid receptor signaling and enhance endocannabinoid tone—acupuncture, diet, osteopathic adjustments, etc.—as discussed in this peer-reviewed science article.
Posted: November 30, 2014
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Is Cannabis Addictive?

Cannabis doesn’t make a person into an addict anymore than food causes someone to become a compulsive eater.
Posted: November 30, 2014
Olive oil and endocannabinoid receptors

Olive Oil, Cancer and the CB-1 Receptor

It’s widely known that olive oil has many health benefits, but only recently have scientists learned that important therapeutic attributes of olive oil are mediated by the endocannabinoid system.
Posted: November 30, 2014
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Does Marijuana Lower Your IQ?

It’s become a mass media truism: Cannabis lowers the IQ of young adults. A Washington Post blogger debunks the latest version of reefer madness-lite.
Posted: November 22, 2014