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CBD+THC and the Herpes Simplex Virus

The Herpes Simplex Virus(HSV) is a widespread virus that can cause ailments such as cold sores, genital herpes, chickenpox and mono. Studies have shown 50%-90% of the population carry either HSV 1 or HSV 2 and as of today it remains incurable. HSV is a retrovirus which means it is able to lay dormant in […]

ORGANA GIFT GUIDE – $25 AND UNDER

You did it again. You got caught up in all the curveballs life brings that you completely ran out of time to research thoughtful gifts for all the loved ones in your life. Oops! Well, have no fear. Even if you leave your shopping to the very last minute, there are still plenty of no-fail […]

CBD & Pregnancy

  CBD, also known as Cannabidiol, is a compound found within the cannabis plant. Although there is not significant research outlining the beneficial or negative effects of CBD, many people around the world use it for therapeutic purposes. Unlike another common compound found in cannabis like THC, CBD does not provide mind-altering effects. In other […]

CBD & Children

THE BENEFITS OF CBD IN CHILDREN So, it’s clear that CBD produces no harmful effects in children. But why are people giving their children CBD in the first place? Are there benefits to using CBD as a medicine or even a regular dietary supplement? Well, the short answer is yes. CBD can be an extremely […]

CBD & Eating Disorders (Anorexia)

According to the Association for Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD), a staggering 30 million people across the U.S. suffer from an eating disorder. This statistic applies to all ages, race, and genders, although it is mostly seen in females. The statistics surrounding anorexia from there do not get any better, and in fact, they […]

CBD & Fertility

What is CBD’s Effect on Fertility? Increasing evidence has shown CBD has a powerful effect on fertility. This is due to the way it interacts with the ECS. Since the ECS is a regulatory system, its primary function is helping maintain homeostasis, or balance, in the body. When CBD is introduced, the ECS system can […]

CBD & Arthritis

Cannabidiol (CBD) is not psychoactive. One of the most crucially important qualities of CBD is its lack of psycho-activity. In layperson’s terms, this means that cannabidiol wont get you high. Unlike THC, the cannabinoid with the legendary power of producing euphoric sensations, Cannabidiol CBD is inert. CBD derived for the HEMP plant(male cannabis plant) is […]

CBD & Fibromyalgia

Research for FibromyalgiaGeneral CBD research is in its infancy, so research on CBD for fibromyalgia could be considered embryonic. We just don’t have much to go on right now. A 2016 survey of the literature concluded that there’s not enough evidence to recommend any cannabis-based treatments for fibromyalgia or other rheumatic conditions. However, this topic […]

CBD and PMS Pain

CBD oil – derived from cannabis plants – is gaining status around the world; but its pain-relieving, mood-boosting properties have serious research to back it up, and could help relieve period-related symptoms. Cannabidiol, or CBD, is making headway in the natural health and wellness world, mainly due to the growing list of health benefits, including […]

CBD and Acid Reflux

  Have you ever experienced heartburn after finishing a meal or eating spicy food? Have you ever felt heartburn or chest pain at all? Currently, 1 in 10 Americans experience GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease), which is most closely linked to the symptoms of heartburn. GERD and its symptoms, such as heartburn, can be painful and uncomfortable. Although […]