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A Beginner’s Guide to CBD Dosage: How to Choose What’s Right For You

Everyone’s talking about CBD, and it’s no surprise. The well known plant-based product is a valuable treatment for many health issues. In the past few years, there has been even more research put into what CBD can treat.  Unlike many prescription medications, CBD has almost no negative side-effects and no lasting effects on people’s bodies. […]

CBD for Healing: What Are the Benefits and Why Choose Organic CBD Oil?

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CBD for healing is becoming increasingly popular, with as much as 35% of Americans trying it within the last year. When you decide to try CBD for the first time, there are a lot of questions you might be asking, especially whether or not to use organic or non-organic CBD oil. Are there any benefits to using […]

Arthritis and CBD: A Perfect Pair for Arthritis Awareness Month

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Benefits of CBD for Arthritis Perhaps no single health condition is as prevalent as arthritis, an ailment that affects over 54 million American adults. In commemoration of May, Arthritis Awareness Month, we take a closer look at this multi-faceted affliction and how cannabidiol (CBD) can relieve the debilitating pain and uncomfortable symptoms associated with arthritis. […]

Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia and CBD

According to the The World Alzheimer’s Report, nearly 47 million people worldwide are living with Alzheimer’s Disease and/or Dementia. By 2030, this number is set to double. Though Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia are used interchangeably and Alzheimer’s Disease is considered a form of Dementia, there are notable differences between the two conditions. What is Dementia? […]

CBD for Chronic Inflammation

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“Anti-inflammatory” is a term used frequently these days to sell everything from olive oil to aspirin. But what does it really mean? And how can you use CBD for inflammation? Redness, pain, heat and swelling are all symptoms of inflammation. Fever is a prime example of inflammatory symptoms and the body’s natural response to virus […]

CBD for Pain Relief: How Does It Work?

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During the prohibition of cannabis, millions of people were arrested for possession. The classification of cannabis as a Schedule I drug by the federal government disqualified any notion that it may contain medicinal properties. For decades, it was extremely difficult for researchers to study this enigmatic plant. However, public opinion has since changed, opening the door […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

As we enter the second half of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Plants Not Pills CBD looks at a complex illness diagnosed in over 260,000 American women and 2,800 men each year. What are Breasts? Breasts are comprised of tissue and fat that reside over the human pectoral muscles. In females, breasts are made up of […]

National Dog Day

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Today is National Dog Day, a day where here at Plants Not Pills CBD we honor our favorite 4 legged friends. What’s special about this day in particular?  For starters, National Dog Day raises awareness for the 3.3 million dogs who enter national shelters annually and are in need of adoption. According to the American […]

Can You Travel with CBD Gummies?

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When hemp was legalized in 2018 as part of the Farm Bill, the market for CBD products exploded. New products like CBD gummies, oil, vape juice, and other products began to flood the market, making it easier than ever to buy CBD.  But with all these new products, laws have not been very clear about […]

What are the Best Ways to Take CBD?

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CDB is quite a common topic today. So many people and animals too are consuming it. There are also a number of ways that one can take CBD, from edibles to inhaling. CBD has a lot of benefits and one might wonder should they smoke it, apply or consume it to get its full benefits. […]

Canine Cannabis: Benefits of Hemp Derived CBD Oil for Dogs

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We spend a whopping $72 billion on our puppies, kitties, and other assorted fur babies annually. It only makes sense that we spend a portion of that — over $10 million — in the growing CBD pet industry. While studies are still being conducted, CBD, hemp oil, and similar products are blowing up in a big way. You’ve probably […]

Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

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Discover the benefits of CBD Oil for Parkinson’s Disease April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month and as always, here at Plants Not Pills CBD we have done our best to compile recent and relevant data around Parkinson’s Disease and cannabinoid therapy. What is Parkinson’s Disease? Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a chronic neurodegenerative disorder that affects […]

Autism Awareness Month

Autism and Hemp-Derived CBD Oil Over the course of Autism Awareness Month (April), Plants Not Pills has been gathering research from our network of physicians to help spread awareness of a developmental condition that affects one in every 58 children in America. We invite our readers to gain a better understanding of a condition that […]

CBD and MS: National Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week

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Hemp CBD Oil for MS Here at Plants Not Pills™, we join the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in commemorating MS Awareness Week from March.10th-16th and raising awareness for a disease that affects over 1,000,000 Americans. What is MS? MS is an auto-immune disease that inflames and damages the central nervous system by attacking myelin, the […]

What are cannabinoid receptors?

Cells have “receptors” in their membrane, which create a sort of “lock and key” connection between various chemical compounds. These connections either activate or inhibit other effects within the body. CBD is an agonist – a substance which creates a response with various receptors. Here’s what that looks like… Cannabidiol has no specific affinity for CB1 or […]