Hemp In China: A Hemp Growing Superpower

China is the world’s largest hemp producer, currently accounting for around 70% of the world’s hemp. Growing hemp for beauty purposes is actually pretty new in China. Chinese people have used hemp for a variety of purposes throughout history. However, in recent years, its use was heavily restricted by the government as a part of […]

Is CBD Toxic to the Liver?

CBD is a component of cannabis that lacks the characteristic high of marijuana. For decades, during the period where cannabis was illegal, proponents continued to laud the medicinal advantages of the plant. With the legalization of cannabis comes new research. However, also beginning to appear is shoddy science and exaggerated journalistic claims that insist cannabis, […]

FDA to Hold First Public Meeting on CBD

Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration held a public meeting to discuss products that have CBD oil in them. CBD is short for cannabidiol and is naturally occurring in marijuana and hemp. The FDA held the meeting because there is currently very little information about the potential harmful effects of CBD use and its […]

CBD — It’s Everywhere, But Does It Work?

CBD has definitely become the big new thing in cannabis since marijuana started becoming legal across America. It’s available in many forms as consumers look on store shelves and website listings for a way to get this new product in a version that best suits them. CBD is now being put into creams and pills, […]

10 Biggest Misconceptions About CBD

Blame it to marketing, development in legislation or to its therapeutic benefits – whatever is causing all the noise surrounding CBD is working very well. Starting last year, there has been a nonstop upsurge of interest in the cannabinoid of the hour, the cannabidiol. However, its popularity doesn’t come without some misconceptions that may be […]

What is CBN? (This Cannabinoid Might Be The Next Big Thing)