Author: SeniorsforCBDBlogger

How to read a CBD label

It’s the best of times and the sketchiest of times to shop for CBD. Consumers nowadays have to be savvy readers of CBD product labels, whether shopping online, over the counter, or in licensed adult-use and medical cannabis stores. CBD is becoming more and more popular today. But are consumers sure of what they’re buying? Keep an eye out for label must-haves like dosing information, and red flags ...[Read More]

How to Protect Older People From the Coronavirus

People over 60, and especially over 80, are particularly vulnerable to severe or fatal infection. Here are some steps to reduce their risk. Amid the uncertainty swirling around the coronavirus pandemic stands one incontrovertible fact: The highest rate of fatalities is among older people, particularly those with underlying medical conditions. Of the confirmed cases in China to date, nearly 15 perc...[Read More]

The Most Effective Ways To Use CBD

In case you missed it, we’re in the midst of a CBD boom. Beyond just tinctures and gummies, companies are adding cannabidiol, the non-psychoactive compound found in cannabis and hemp products, in everything from beauty products to fast food cheeseburgers. For some people, taking CBD is part of their daily wellness routine, akin to taking a morning vitamin or medication. Others prefer to enjo...[Read More]

CBD For Allergy Symptoms [Can it Provide Relief?]

Most of us suffer from some kind of allergy. Usually, allergies are looked upon as an inconvenient ailment and nothing more. What you may not know is that allergies are the sixth leading cause of chronic illness in the US. According to the American College of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology, over 50 million Americans suffer from allergies each year. When we see stats like these, it is no wonder pe...[Read More]

MARTHA STEWART GOES TO THE DOGS WITH NEW LINE OF CBD PRODUCTS FOR PETS

SMITHS FALLS, ON and NEW YORK – Maven of all things domestic Martha Stewart has announced the launch of a new line of CBD products for pets set to release by September 2020, in partnership with Canadian cannabis conglomerate Canopy Growth. The deal between Stewart and Canopy Growth was originally brokered in April 2019 by Stewart’s reality cooking show co-host Snoop Dogg, whose Leafs by Snoop cann...[Read More]

CBD Beauty Care Faces Challenges In Spite Of Hype

Cannabidiol (CBD), the non-psychoactive component of cannabis, is enjoying serious traction in the world of beauty care. Face creams, bath bombs, conditioners and primers are now featuring CBD around the world. And, as the likes of Sephora, Ulta and even the Kardashians adopt similar products, many are asking if the hype is justified.   Grey CBD markets need some colour Long gone are the ripp...[Read More]

How CBD Gummies Are Made

Flavorful, fun, and filled with cannabidiol, it’s hard not to enjoy a CBD gummy. Finding safe and effective (not to mention delicious) CBD gummies is now easier than ever, and can generally be ordered online right to your doorstep through trusted brands like NewtimesCBD But, have you ever wondered how these tasty little treats are made? Fun tip—it’s easy, and it all starts with extraction. How CBD...[Read More]

Almost Twice as Many Seniors Are Using Cannabis as in 2015

The number of Americans above the age of 65 who smoke weed or use cannabis edibles has almost doubled between 2015 and 2018, according to a new study published Monday. In just four years, the percentage of baby boomers using cannabis jumped from 2.4 percent to 4.2 percent in the United States.   “Our study shows cannabis use is increasingly popular nationwide among older adults,” the study’s ...[Read More]

Hemp & CBD: How Science Is Surpassing The Snake Oil Stereotype

Promising hope of relieving all of life’s ailments, from physical to mental health, consumers are constantly challenged to seek out and understand the latest industry standards. Not to mention the hype and distraction of the latest health and wellness scams. The truth is, put simply, some formulas fraud the long list of benefits derived from hemp and CBD use, making the safety and efficiency of pu...[Read More]

CBD Success Stories: How Cannabidiol Improves Lives

Colorado is known for majestic mountains, craft breweries and, of course, its wonderful world of weed. However, not everyone knows to take advantage of the state’s most progressive medicinal plant-based resource: cannabidiol, or CBD. A compound known to produce medical benefits in both humans and animals, CBD is available in many formats for consumption. Hemp-based CBD products derived from plants...[Read More]

Can CBD Help Seniors Manage Chronic Back Pain?

Back pain is the kind of condition that can affect your whole day. From the moment you open your eyes and feel the sharp sting when trying to get out of bed all the way until your day is done and you have finally gotten back to bed. Chronic back pain affects all members of the adult population, causing a significant decrease in life enjoyment and quality. Up to 50% of Americans experience back pai...[Read More]

Bringing Motion Sickness Relief With CBD Pills

BY: JELENA If you’ve ever felt nauseated while taking a long ride or got seasick on a boat trip, you’ve felt the uncomfortable sway of motion sickness. Motion sickness is a condition of disturbed body balance and equilibrium.  It is an unpleasant experience characterized by nausea, dizziness, and vomiting, which affects over one-third of the world population. The conventional therapy deals only wi...[Read More]