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Offering new items and suggestions to your individual, patient, or client care routines can sometimes be confusing and hard to manage. If you don't find the information you are looking for below, we would be happy to answer your question through an email, a virtual meeting, or a phone consultation. 

  • What is the difference between CBD hemp oil and Hemp Seed Oil?  
  • Hempseed oil is just like all the other seed oils. Typically cold-pressed from quality sources.

    CBD products are a natural product that comes from the entire hemp plant, concentrated using supercritical CO2 (cold press) and filtered to eliminate any toxic substances.

  • What conditions will CBD help?  
  • Many people have reported help with chronic pain, neuropathy, migraines, anxiety, arthritis, inflammatory bowel and insomnia. In human studies, CBD is shown to be effective in epilepsy and schizophrenia. Studies have shown improvements in animal models of diabetes, kidney, heart, vascular disease, and cancer.

  • How much do people take?  
  • The basic serving size is 15-30 mg twice daily, make adjustments immediately to improve symptoms. Severe problems typically require more significant amounts. Body size does not matter. It's essential to reach an effective dose. Later, the amount can be reduced.

  • Do I need a prescription?
    • No. It is not necessary to obtain a prescription from a doctor for hemp-derived CBD, however if you have specific health concerns, it is recommended to speak with a medical provider prior to making any changes to your routine.

  • Is it safe?  
    • Yes. There are no toxic doses, rare side effects (fatigue), and no known drug interactions.

  • What's the difference between THC and CBD? 
    • THC comes from marijuana and may have psychoactive effects, including being stoned, sleepy, hungry, and impaired. CBD comes from hemp and is non-psychoactive. It improves mood, mental focus, decreases anxiety/fear without any physical or mental impairment.

  • What matters most when choosing a CBD product?  
    • The best products come from experienced farmers producing organic industrial hemp crops. It is important to look at quality and purity, third-party lab analysis, ethical and legal production, and customer service.

  • What else does the product contain?   
    • Dilution oils: MCT, EVOO, hemp oil + flavors from whole-plant extracts with associated terpenes and polyphenols.

  • Are CBD products the same as 'Medical Marijuana'?  
    • No, CBD comes from organic hemp, conforms to all state and national legal requirements and contains less than 0.2% THC. Medical marijuana comes from marijuana plants and contains significant amounts of THC. It is illegal to transport across state boundaries and is only sold through medical and state authorized locations. Laws vary from state to state.

  • Is CBD Oil legal?… That depends 
    • Yes - if it comes from industrial hemp sources and less than 0.2% THC (see above). No - if the oil comes from marijuana. Unlike medical marijuana, you do not need a prescription or permit to use or buy CBD. It is grown and/or imported into the USA and other countries under approved tariff codes as a dietary supplement. It can be purchased online and shipped anywhere in the USA and other supported countries.

  • Will I get 'high' if I consume CBD?  
    • No, it does not contain any psychoactive properties. On the contrary, CBD clears and speeds thinking processes and improves attention focus and duration. 

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    Beta-Caryophyllene (BCP) is a common terpene four in cannabis and many other plants & herbs including black pepper and hops. Experiments have demonstrated effectiveness at the CB2 receptors involved in the regulation of pain, mood disorders, and anxiety. Our BCP products are sourced from organic hops grown in the USA.

    What is beta-caryophyllene (BCP)?

    • BCP is a small aromatic essential oil found in at least 100 healthy foods and spices that we eat commonly like basil, cloves, oregano and hops.

  • Where does it come from?
    • At least 30 plants have high concentrations of BCP but the main source for it is hops or copaiba which is a rainforest tree from South America. Hemp contains only trace amounts of BCP.

  • Is it safe?
    • The FDA has approved BCP as a food flavoring for general use and considers it safe.

  • What is it helpful for?
    • There are several benefits. The most studied benefits reveal BCP helps control pain and inflammation.

  • How does it work?
    • BCP signals immune cells to decrease inflammatory substances and the number of cells inflammatory cells. It has other effects on pain receptors, regulating glucose and cholesterol. It also signals the endocannabinoid system at the CB2 receptors. And, caryophyllene has shown antibiotic and anti-cancer effects.

  • What is special about this formulation?
  • The topical form of BCP is highly concentrated and immediately absorbed locally and systemically into the body. The oral form of Liposomal BCP delivers enhanced absorption and distribution to all parts of the body including the immune system, brain, liver and fat tissue. The liposomal form does this by imitating a natural cell membrane that can be easily absorbed by the body.

  • Are there scientific studies or research?
  • There have been thousands of studies that have been done on animals or cell cultures showing the benefits of BCP. But there have only been a few studies done in humans of a topical product. However, a recent clinical trial of this product was performed on 50 individuals. They reported improved symptoms for pain, allergies, stomach, attitude, sleep, energy, vision, relief of headache, dental pain.

  • What are the side effects?
  • In less than 5% of patients LBCP was associated with skin irritation, headache, diarrhea, upset stomach. In most cases the users continued using LBCP because of the exceptional benefits they were receiving.

  • How is it taken?
  • The topical formula is used by applying five drops to an area of pain or the back of the hands. The liposomal formula is taken 1 mL twice a day with or without food. In addition the liposomal formula can be applied to painful areas on the skin or in the mouth.

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