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Basic facts about CBD you should know:

May 15th, 2017 by Brandy Palmer

facts about CBD

CBD is a key ingredient in Cannabis

CBD is one of over 60 compounds found in Cannabis that belong to a class of molecules called cannabinoids. Of these compounds, CBD and THC are usually present in the highest concentrations therefore they’re the most studied and recognized. Cannabidiol is non-psychoactive! The CBD and THC levels tend to vary among different plants. Marijuana grown for recreational purposes usually contains more THC than CBD, as THC is what causes the head high. Industrial hemp, on the other hand, contains very little THC and a lot more CBD.

CBD will not get you High.

CBD is non-psychoactive.  Unlike THC, CBD actually works to calm your high because it is a neutralizer.  The whole goal of the compound is to keep your body on an even keel.

CBD has a wide range of medical benefits

According to a 2013 review published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, studies have found CBD to possess numerous medical properties.

CBD from Industrial Hemp is legal in all 50 states

CBD can be made from medical marijuana plants or industrial hemp plants like the products found on our website. The FDA considers hemp oil (and its derivative compounds such as CBD) to be a food supplement since they are made from industrial hemp plants.You can also CBD from medical marijuana, but you must be located in a state in which medical marijuana has been legalized.

Facts about CBD is that No Prescription Needed

It is federally legal to order CBD made from imported industrial hemp online.Buying industrial hemp CBD products do not require a prescription and can be legally purchased online in all 50 states.

About Brandy Palmer

Brandy PalmerAfter years in banking and manufacturing management, Brandy went to work for a hemp manufacturer in West Michigan. What was intended to be a fun summer gig turned into a passion for hemp. Brandy founded GWL in 2015 and is still excited every day to share that passion. Brandy has Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations and a Master's Degree in Management from Grand Valley State University. Go Lakers! Her journey as an entrepreneur has been featured in Revue magazine and on investcourier.com, among others. When she's not talking hemp, you can find her playing chauffer to her two kids or cuddling at home with her husband, Jim, and their 4 (yes, 4) cats.


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