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What is CBDA (versus CBD)?

Recent publicity about the acid forms of cannabinoids has brought many questions to our attention. Most of the publicity has been around a recent study from OSU showing the ability of CBDA and CBGA to block the entry of COVID into cells.

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CBD and Exercise

CBD has demonstrated anti-inflammatory, analgesic and other effects that have the potential to benefit athletes.* Recently a study was undertaken looking at the effect oral CBD had on physiological and psychological responses to exercise.* The goal was to determine if CBD was good for athletes or even the recreational exerciser. 

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What is the difference between Hemp, Cannabis and Marijuana?

What is the difference between hemp and marijuana? Both hemp and marijuana plants are members of the cannabis genus of plants; hemp plants produce less than 0.3% THC.  Marijuana plants produce more than 0.3% THC. THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) is the main psychoactive compound in cannabis that produces the high sensation.  Hemp produces very low levels of THC (less than 0.3% THC) and is legally used to produce topical products, food supplements, textiles and an endless supply of other products. Hemp plants are also used to produce compounds such as CBD (Cannabidiol).  What is CBD?   CBD is a molecule is produced by Cannabis Sativa plants.  CBD is a phytocannabinoid.  Cannabinoids bind to cannabinoid receptors in the body (similar to a lock and key).  Some research suggests that CBD causes...

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