As hemp extract oil (CBD or cannabidiol) have grown in popularity, research has been done to look in to its effects and safety in humans. A recent article looks into the tolerability of hemp extract oil in humans, essentially the safety of hemp extract oil in humans and its side effects. The article also looked into any possible interactions that hemp extract oil may have if it is taken at the same time as other drugs.
From Cannabidiol: Promises and Pitfalls recently posted on PubMed Central, drug tolerability and interactions are as follows:
In a more recent blog, Living Health and Wellness explores the science-backed benefits of hemp extract (CBD). Read more here.
Aside from our cosmetic preferences, there are medical reasons to keep a healthy weight. As a country we get far too many of our calories from refined carbohydrates and sugars. The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that the average person consumes around 400 calories of refined sugars each day. This abundance in the typical American diet has contributed enormously to the obesity epidemic that we face today.
More people are eating local and organic food, according to a recent National Geographic survey. “However, most also believe they lack enough information and influence to become more environmentally sustainable consumers,” researchers added. Eating locally is not just the best option for the environment, but it can boost your nutrient intake AND taste better! Read our blog to learn more.