CBD/ Cannabis

CBD and Cannabis have become popular over the past few years, and this is my contribution to that movement. 

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Roger Adams, the man who changed the world

And it all began in 1940 when Roger Adams isolated CBD. In 1939, two years after Congress introduced the Marihuana Tax Act, Adams got a license from the Treasury Department to work with cannabis oil. His work attracted national security experts who wished to use it to give the US an advantage in the Second World War. In 1942, the Office of Strategic Services, the CIA's predecessor, drew on his work to try and develop a truth serum. Although his cannabis research didn’t lead to the development

Understanding Cannabinoids: Cannabinoids 101

If you asked most people how many compounds there are in the cannabis plant, they might say two; THC and CBD. These two are the most popular cannabis compounds, and they are the ones most people are familiar with. However, they are not the only compounds in the hemp plant. When you mention these two, you are barely scratching the surface. Most people would be shocked to learn that researchers have identified more than 480 distinct compounds in the cannabis plant.

CBD vs. CBG: What’s the Difference?

Would you watch a show called ‘Keeping up with Medical Marijuana’? It would be like Keeping up with the Kardashians, but instead of gossipy millionaires, you’d get real information on CBD, THC, CBG, CBN & More. I’d binge-watch every season and spin-off, but I doubt E! will make it any time soon. CBD and THC have taken the world by storm, and they aren’t slowing down any time soon, but CBG may be just as important if not more !!

Is CBD psychoactive?

A few years ago, CBD hit the mainstream, and since then, its popularity has soared. CBD is in everything right now from gummies to pillows, Yes, you read that right, pillows. And it doesn’t seem like CBD’s popularity is going to fade anytime soon. In fact, according to experts, by 2025, the CBD industry will be worth about $9.69 billion. CBD is here to stay. There are several reasons why CBD has become so popular, and one of them is the claim that CBD is not psychoactive. But is this true?

CBD and Drug Tests: Here’s everything should know

Over the past few years, CBD has become extremely popular. To give you an idea of CBD's popularity, it is consistently covered by CNN, MSNBC, and BBC, three of the most popular media companies in the world. The fact that you are reading this article is a testament to CBD’s popularity. But you aren’t here to read about CBD’s popularity. You are here to get an answer to one of the most frequently asked questions in the CBD world. Will using CBD make me fail my drug test?

CBD and Sleep: What Does Science Say?

By now, you've probably heard about CBD, the wellness product that has taken the world by storm. It’s not an exaggeration to say that it’s perhaps the most popular wellness product of the 21st century. If you are not familiar with CBD, it's short for cannabidiol, one of the major compounds of the hemp plant. One of the reasons why CBD is popular is because it doesn't produce an intoxicating effect, unlike THC, another primary cannabis compound.

Parts of the hemp plant and their uses

Since ancient times, agriculture has played a massive role in human society. It has led to the establishment of ancient states, the improvement of trade and the growth of populations. Some of the plants that played a significant role in the ancient world are wheat, peas,rice, and hemp. In this article, we are going to focus on one of the most important plants of the ancient and modern world, hemp. We are going to dive into hemp, specifically looking at the parts of the hemp plant and their use

An open letter to Seth Meyers from a CBD lover

My name is Wilfred, and I am one of your biggest fans. I loved you on SNL; I love your work on late Night With Seth Meyers, I even enjoyed The Short Halloween. I'm not a super fan by any stretch of the imagination, but I do appreciate your work. My favorite bit of Seth Meyers' content is A Closer Look. For those who are unfamiliar with Seth's work, this is a short segment lasting anywhere from 10 to 20 minutes, where Seth really goes into one of the day’s main stories.

DEA deschedules Epidiolex, the first CBD drug: What does it all mean?

In a move whose effects have been felt even in the stock market, the DEA decided to remove Epidiolex from the controlled substance list. For many in the CBD community, the DEA’s decision has been a long time coming, but what does it mean for the industry? In this article, we endeavor to find out. What is the controlled substance list? To fully appreciate the impact of the DEA’s decision, we need to understand the controlled substance list and why it exists. To do this, we have to travel back

Where to Buy CBD Vape Oil in Ireland

Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of the most famous hemp compounds. One of the reasons why it is famous is because it does not cause any intoxicating effects. Put simply, CDB does not get you high, unlike THC, the other famous cannabis compound. Another reason why CBD has become popular is because researchers have found that it has several health benefits. Some people use CBD to relieve anxiety, improve their sleep and relieve pain. CBD is also popular because of its versatility. There are many ways t

Is CBD Oil Legal in Ireland?

• What are the health potentials of CBD? • Why CBD oil is not considered medicinal in Ireland • What is the CBD oil legislation in Ireland? • Is it legal to grow hemp in Ireland? • What is the future of CBD in Ireland? In recent years CBD oil has enjoyed the spotlight in the wellness arena for its many possible health benefits. It is safe to say that the buzz may never subside, not with the current trend of studies coming up with positive findings supporting the potential of CBD oil. In the U

A beginner's guide to CBD oil in Ireland

• How do you use CBD oil? • How much CBD oil should you take? • Where can you get the best CBD oil in Ireland? The world of wellness products is constantly evolving, with experts discovering something new on a nearly constant basis. At the moment, the latest wellness trend around the world and in Ireland is CBD oil. There’s a lot of information out there about CBD oil in Ireland with some people claiming that they use it to alleviate pain, anxiety, and improve sleep.

How much CBD can Joe Rogan buy with $100,000,000?

Joe Rogan has signed an exclusive deal with Spotify, which will see his podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience, disappear from all other platforms. According to the Wall Street Journal, the multi-year deal is believed to be worth $100,000,000. It has been described as a deal that could forever change the world of podcasts. A contract that was unthinkable just ten years ago when podcasts were still trying to find their feet, a deal that has put Spotify at the forefront of the podcast game.

Imagining A World After Coronavirus

How has your 2020 been so far? For most of us, I included, 2020 has just been one global catastrophe after another. It started with the Australian wildfires, progressed to the threat of World War 3, and now, thanks to the coronavirus, we are living the real-life version of Matt Damon’s Contagion. But we are human beings, and if there’s one thing movies have taught me, humans always win. We will overcome the coronavirus, we will find a cure, and our lives will return to normal(ish). I say norma

How Long Do CBD Effects Last?

Few things unite new and experienced CBD users. One of these things is trying to figure out how long the effects of CBD last. A question difficult to answer because the effects of CBD vary from person to person. However, through painstakingly detailed research, scientists have tried to discover the answer to this question. In this article, we are going to take a look at the effects of CBD, both positive and negative. We are also going to take a look at the factors that can determine how long C
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