What’s the difference between CBD and THC in cannabis?

November 19th, 2019 by Elixinol

As you’ll know if you’ve already read our What Is CBD Oil article there are some major scientific differences between cannabis and CBD (cannabidiol). Despite coming from the same plant – cannabis sativa – they are different compounds.

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Full Spectrum CBD oil extraction

November 12th, 2019 by Elixinol EU and UK

The burgeoning hemp and CBD oil industry shows no sign of slowing down, and why would it? With the industry now worth billions of dollars in Europe alone and the modern day fascination with all things organic this 100% natural remedy is not only the therapeutic product for today but also of the future. First of all here’s a some basic facts about Full Spectrum CBD oil.

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“From Avocation To Vocation: How I Turned My Hobby Into A Career” With Paul Benhaim

November 5th, 2019 by Elixinol

From meditating in South East Asia to educating others about the hemp plant, learn more about our CIO Paul Benhaim’s journey to founding one of the most influential CBD brands in the world.

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CBD Oil for Seniors: Wellness Support for the Golden Years

October 29th, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD can be used as a dietary supplement that can support the ECS, which is the body’s “master regulator” and allowing you to better maintain a state of homeostasis (or stability) within the body. Homeostasis can keep you healthy and feeling great, so it’s important for people of all ages.

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Elixinol Leads the Pack with Energy Efficient Farming at 70 Ranch

October 22nd, 2019 by Elixinol

Hemp is once again gaining in popularity across the U.S. as the answer to a wide variety of wellness issues. But as it turns out, hemp offers a potential solution for many of the problems that society faces–especially when it comes to sustainability.

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The Ultimate Guide to Hemp CBD Results and Uses

October 8th, 2019 by Elixinol

If you’ve ever wondered about this rising-in-popularity supplement and what it can mean for you, keep reading; in this ultimate guide, we’re going to go over everything you need to know about hemp CBD, including possible results you could see and how to get them.

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What’s the Difference Between Water-Soluble CBD vs. CBD Water?

October 1st, 2019 by Elixinol

Water-soluble CBD and the term “CBD water” are sometimes used interchangeably, but they don’t actually refer to the same thing. Let’s take a look at the difference between them.

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Anandamide 101: The Body’s Bliss Molecule

September 24th, 2019 by Dr. Philip Blair, MD

One of the most amazing discoveries in recent years is the Endocannabinoid System, or ECS, and how it serves as a master regulator in the human body. We’re still researching the ECS, but we’re finding that the ECS has receptors all throughout the body and is responsible for regulating everything from our mood to our immune responses. Anandamide, one of the molecules produced by the ECS, plays such an important role that it has picked up a nickname: the bliss molecule.

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Is Hemp CBD Oil Gluten Free? What You Need to Know

September 17th, 2019 by Elixinol

It’s a question that’s increased in popularity over the past decade: is it gluten free? And now it’s being asked about CBD oil.

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Known and Potential Side Effects of Cannabidiol (CBD)

September 10th, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD has few side effects and is considered a safe substance to take. These are the known side effects of CBD.

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Full-Spectrum, Broad-Spectrum, and Isolate CBD: The Differences Explained

September 3rd, 2019 by Elixinol

As more and more CBD products emerge, we’ve found that there’s quite a bit of confusion amongst consumers as to which kind of CBD they should choose.

There are three different varieties of CBD products, which include full-spectrum CBD, broad-spectrum CBD, and CBD isolate.

Wondering which one is right for you? Let’s take a closer look at each of your three options.

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The Health Risks of THC: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

August 27th, 2019 by Elixinol

Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is the substance in the cannabis plant that makes you high. It’s probably the most recognized compound in this plant, and also the most controversial, as studies show potential health risks of THC on the brain and body.

Some say THC’s positive influence on humans doesn’t outweigh the risks and side effects linked with consuming it. Others consider the compound’s psychoactivity a good thing and support the medical and recreational use of products containing THC.

So is THC good or bad for humans? Let’s take a deep dive into exactly what THC is, how it impacts CBD oil, and what it means for you.

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Are CBD and Hemp Oil Safe During Pregnancy?

August 20th, 2019 by Elixinol

Many expectant mothers are interested in the concept of turning to hemp or CBD products during pregnancy in order to control the signature unpleasant symptoms that come along with it. But since medical professionals do not recommend the use of CBD during pregnancy, is hemp oil safe?

We’ve deconstructed some of the conversations surrounding CBD oil and pregnancy, plus a few pieces of research that has been conducted so far. Let’s jump in.

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5 All-Natural Life Hacks to Help You Roll With the Punches

August 13th, 2019 by Elixinol

We live in a high-pressure, fast-paced society. It’s difficult to unplug, and as a direct result, it’s increasingly difficult to unwind and relax, which can lead to burnout and overall exhaustion.

Let’s take a look at 5 of the best all-natural life hacks you can combine with CBD to help you roll with the punches.

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CBD Oil Extraction Techniques: What You Need to Know

August 6th, 2019 by Dr. Philip Blair, MD

These days, everyone seems to be talking about CBD oil. But are they asking questions about the CBD extraction methods being used in the production of the products they purchase?

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CBD and Sleep: How to Get Better Sleep Without Sleep Aids

July 30th, 2019 by Elixinol

Many people ask the question: How can I get better sleep? We recommend trying CBD oil as a sleep enhancer. Studies have shown that CBD oil can help you get better sleep. Learn more about the effects of CBD on your sleep.

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Why Should Your Kids Eat Hemp?

July 23rd, 2019 by Hemp Foods Australia

It's hard enough getting your kids to eat their veggies without having someone suggest adding the latest health food into their diet. But what if this one food means not having to worry your children miss out on those nutrients for proper health and development. Here's one 'super' food that's got you covered.

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What Should You Know About YOUR CBD?

July 16th, 2019 by Elixinol

There’s been a lot of buzz lately about cannabidiol, or CBD, as a health supplement that can be used for a myriad of purposes. Because CBD affects the endocannabinoid system, which in turn affects many of the body’s other major systems, it’s no surprise that pre-clinical research shows that CBD’s properties can help the body in numerous ways. Because CBD’s effects on the body are potentially quite widespread, it is important for anyone purchasing CBD oil to know as much as possible about the product. Here are some questions to consider.

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Is Hemp REALLY the single best Superfood on the Planet?

July 9th, 2019 by Hemp Foods Australia

Hemp is one of the most nutritionally dense and versatile foods available, containing a nutrient profile that is both well balanced and easily digestible. The tiny hemp hearts pack a huge nutritional punch, making it one of the best superfoods on the planet.

Here’s 6 reasons why hemp is such an amazing superfood:

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How to Use CBD Tinctures: What You Should Know

July 2nd, 2019 by Elixinol

CBD tinctures are a great way to incorporate full-spectrum CBD oil into your everyday life. They’re versatile and potent, and they can be used in a variety of different ways.

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