CBD May Protect Your Memory (w/ the Scientific Evidence)

CBD Memory

Among all of CBD’s many potentially health-boosting benefits, its neuroprotective properties perhaps stand out most. In this science-based review, we’ll explore the particular potential benefits of CBD for protecting memory and how to choose the right CBD product to maximize the benefit for your brain health. After learning about the neuroprotective properties of CBD for […]

Breathe Easy: A Joint a Day May Do No Harm to Expiratory Airflow

Dare Campaign

If you grew up around the turn of the century or slightly before (i.e., a millennial or Gen X-er), you might remember D.A.R.E.-style propaganda campaigns designed to frighten children into never touching cannabis (along with other substances banned by the federal government).  One of the primary tools in the anti-cannabis toolbox was the (now proven […]

How to Choose the Best Delta 8 Product For Your Lifestyle (Edibles vs Oil vs Vape)

Structural formulas of Delta-8 and Delta-9

Delta-8-Tetrahydrocannabinol – or just “Delta-8” for short – is one of the more recent (and popular) products to hit the growing cannabis market. As we will explore here, there is good reason to be excited about this unique cannabis compound – especially if you live in a state where recreational or medical cannabis remains illegal.  […]

The Pinene Buzz: What Potential Health Benefits Does This Cannabis Terpene Offer?

Cannabis Terpenes

Pinene – a particular variety of health-promoting compounds called terpenes found in the cannabis plant – may have a lot to offer users beyond its trademark, and sometimes overwhelming, pine scent. Here, we’ll dive into the science behind pinene in particular, and terpenes in general, that you might consider when picking out your next cannabis […]

CBD Topicals: Critical Questions to Ask Before You Buy

CBD comes in many forms, including products designed for surface application to the skin, hair, or lips. CBD products that fall into this category are called “topicals.” However, as we will explore here, not all CBD topicals are created equal.  Whether you are interested in Sympleaf CBD Sunscreen, Sympleaf Hand & Body Lotion, or Sympleaf […]

Delta 9 vs Delta 8 THC: Key Differences

endocannabinoid system

The cannabis industry has been ablaze for the past several months with news of a widely legal, popular form of THC called Delta-8. The compound has even caught the eye of mainstream news outlets like Time Magazine. Given all of the buzz around Delta-8, cannabis entrepreneurs have begun aggressively marketing their products to an enthusiastic […]

How Long Does CBD Take to Provide Benefits?

To date, CBD (“cannabidiol” in long-form) is the single most potent cannabis compound that researchers have isolated to research its potential health benefits. Here, we will cover how long it takes to experience the multiple potentially beneficial mental and physical health effects of CBD, how long they last, and the timeframe that CBD remains in […]

CBD For Alzheimer’s: A Legitimate Treatment?

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) – along with a host of other neurodegenerative conditions that impact brain health – is nothing short of a public health catastrophe in the United States. According to the CDC, 5.8 million Americans suffer from the condition. So far, no known cure for AD has been developed. However, multiple therapies – including […]