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All About CBD, Hemp, UK Drugs Laws and The Wild World of Cannabis Sativa

The Entourage Effect & Decarboxylation

There is no doubt that cannabis is one of the most chemically rich and unique plants in the world. The family of cannabinoids present in the cannabis plant number around 100, with trace compounds exceeding 400. Each of these cannabinoids work in synergy with each...

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The Endocannabinoid System Explained

What is the Endocannabinoid System? The Endocannabinoid System (ECS) is a system of physiology that is present inside the human body. It aids in maintaining an optimal chemical and internal environmental balance in the body, a process known as homeostasis. This...

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Different Ways to Take CBD

CBD, or cannabidiol is a non-psychoactive, naturally-occurring chemical present in cannabis. Its usage is continuing to grow in the UK, with a variety of methods being used to take the product. Not only can CBD be added to food, it is also used in cosmetics and...

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Cannabis Laws in the UK

The official law on cannabis is somewhat... complicated, particularly in the UK. Given the record of laws throughout the last decade, the cannabis debate has clearly become a politicized issue. The law has come a long way since illegalisation in 1928, following the...

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Cannabis Laws in Europe

A report by the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, stated that cannabis accounted for 57% of an overall estimate of 1.6 million substance offences in Europe in 2014. Cannabis is a widely used drug across Europe, not just in countries where it is...

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Flavonoids and Terpenes: The Smell and Taste of Cannabis

Cannabis is one of the most nutritionally dense plants known. It consists of a variety of chemical compounds, most well-known of these compounds is THC, the psychoactive compound found in cannabis. However, there is far more to cannabis than THC alone. The prevalence...

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What is CBD?

As evolving human beings, we are becoming more interested in what goes into our food and other products we buy, sparking a movement to a more ethical thought process of purchasing goods. Hemp is a product that can dissuade people because of its relation to cannabis as...

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The Difference Between Hemp & Cannabis

Despite both hemp and marijuana coming from the Cannabis Sativa L plant, there are differences between the two. A lot of it comes down to how people perceive the plant; some often weight their opinion toward cannabis as a drug, rather than as a raw material for...

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CBD Crystals: The Lowdown On Isolated Cannabidiol

CBD Isolate - The pros and cons Firstly, what is CBD Isolate and how is it obtained? CBD isolate is not a synthetic or lab-made cannabinoid, but a refined product extracted from the Hemp plant after all the plant's material, waxes, chlorophyll and other compounds are...

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Hemp Oil, Hemp Food, Hempcrete and The Cannabis Revolution

Hemp: A Timely Revolution? In 1937, "Popular Science" published an article entitled: "Hemp, the New Billion Dollar Crop" and listed over 25,000 uses for this miracle plant. Recently a web site on the subject cited that there were so far 50,000 uses! Yet, despite a...

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Water Soluble CBD, Fat Soluble CBD and The Human Body

One fascinating fact about Cannabis is that our human bodies (similarly to the bodies of many other animals) actually generate their own cannabinoids. These are similar in molecular structure to the cannabinoids in Cannabis. Because of this similarity, the Cannabis...

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CBD Oil: UK Law Vs USA Law Vs Canadian Law

I started this business almost exactly 18 months ago. I had no idea if a) the police would arrest me immediately, b) the newspapers would hassle me for selling cannabis oil, c) I'd be left to run the business in peace. Thankfully, so far it's been option c). And due...

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