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CBD 101

Think you know the basics of CBD? Test out your knowledge or educate yourself with these factoids below!

What does CBD stand for?

CBD stands for cannabidiol, the active compound that’s found in the cannabis plant.

Where does it come from?

CBD is a natural chemical compound derived from both marijuana and hemp.

Does CBD have the same effect as THC?

No. CBD does not possess any of the psychoactive ingredients that produce what we commonly know as a “high”.

What is a cannabinoid?

A cannabinoid is the term used for a compound that interacts with our cannabinoid receptors.

We have cannabinoid receptors?!

Yes – cannabinoid receptors are located throughout our bodies and are part of the endocannabinoid system.

What is the endocannabinoid system?

The endocannabinoid system is involved with several physiological processes in our bodies, such as our appetite, pain sensation, memory and mood.

What does CBD have to do with the endocannabinoid system?

Research is still in the early stages, but studies have shown that CBD has the potential to help keep our endocannabinoid system balanced.

Is CBD legal in the United States?

Yes, when CBD is made from hemp, it’s completely legal to purchase. The requirement is that the CBD must have a maximum of .3% THC

If your looking to purchase great cbd products such as cbd gummies, cbd dog treats, cbd cartidges and much more.

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