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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