What is the difference between cannabis, marijuana and hemp?
Marijuana by law contains above .3% or higher THC (Tetrahyrdocannibol) and are usually found in a dispensary. Hemp – CBD (Cannabidiol) based products contain less than .3% or lower of THC. Meaning Hemp – CBD products have NO chance of getting you high and have a stronger dose of pain- relieving effects from CBD. Cannabis is defined in 2 categories Marijuana and Hemp
What is the endocannabinoid system?
“The endocannabinoid system (ECS) is a group of endogenous cannabinoid receptors located in the mammalian brain and throughout the central and peripheral nervous systems, consisting of neuromodulatory lipids and their receptors.” —Wikipedia
What are cannabinoids?
“A cannabinoid is one of a class of diverse chemical compounds that acts on cannabinoid receptors in cells that alter neurotransmitter release in the brain.” – Wikipedia Although there are over 180+ cannabinoids found within the hemp plant listed below are a few well known ones that make up the medicinal and beneficial properties of the plant.
Cannabinoids known to potentially benefit from the following;
THC (Tetrahydricannabinol) “the high” psychoactive effect, painkiller, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial
CBD (Cannabidiol) relief of anxiety, convulsions, depression, inflammation, muscle relaxant
CBC (Cannabichromene) anti- inflammatory, painkiller, treats acid reflux, anti-anxiety and anti-depressant
THCU (Tetrahydrocannabiuarin) anti- obesity, aids memory, calming aid, antibacterial and anti- viral
CBN (Cannabinol) mild psychoactive, may stimulate bone growth, anesthetic, and anti-anxiety
CBG (Cannabigerol) painkiller, muscle relaxant, digestive aid and anti-erythemic
What is CBD and what does it stand for?
CBD stands for Cannabidiol. CBD is a highly therapeutic compound extracted from the hemp plant, containing trace amounts of THC, therefore having no psychological effect. It is known for a wide variety of aliments anti – inflammatory, pain- relieving, anti-stress, etc.
Where is the product sourced?
How is the product made?
Made with love in small batches – NR’s products are created out of Longmont, CO using ALL organic and sustainable ingredients. Using the philosophy that less is more and hemp truly speaks for itself – NR’s delivers to you a product that is consistent, great for you and the earth and most importantly delivers RESULTS.
Who is the best candidate for Hemp & CBD?
Everyone. It is fantastic as both a preventive and solution approach to pain, inflammation, recovery and skin conditions.
Is Hemp legal in the United States?
Yes, under the revised Farm Bill of 2018 Industrial Hemp is now legal across 50 states. The FDA said some hemp ingredients, such as hulled hemp seeds, hemp seed protein and hemp seed oil, are safe in food and won’t require additional approvals.