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CBD and building up a tolerance

CBD AND BUILDING UP A TOLERANCE  Because CBD works best when taken regularly, many users report having to increase their dosage to feel the same effects. CBD tolerance is a hotly contested subject; some claiming that early studies show no evidence that one’s tolerance to CBD builds up over time, and others adamant that, just like almost anything, our body…

CBD and it’s Immune Boosting Properties

CBD AND ITS IMMUNE BOOSTING PROPERTIES Before mentioning our immune systems, it’s important to remind ourselves about the endocannabinoid system and its importance as a neurotransmitter in our body. Our endocannabinoid system is made up of CB1 and CB2 receptors, as well as endocannabinoids (anandamide and 2-AG) and the proteins that transport everything, allowing them to break down in the…

The Entourage Effect

The Entourage Effect The entourage effect is the belief that, put simply, all of the beneficial compounds from the cannabis plant work better together than they do in isolation. Most people are aware of the cannabis plants’ two main compounds, THC and CBD, but there are over 100 other naturally occurring cannabinoids that the plant produces.  The theory is that,…

CBD vs THC

CBD vs THC CBD and THC are the two most well known cannabinoids found in the cannabis sativa plant.  Their interactions with our body’s cannabinoid system however, couldn’t be more different.  CBD and THC are both natural cannabinoids that come from the cannabis sativa plant.  Cannabis and hemp produce both CBD and THC, however, cannabis has a higher concentration of…