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The Science behind CBD - A collection of science backed articles

Cannabidiol (CBD) oil has quickly become the new 'cure all' wonder drug with big claims as to what it can achieve but unfortunately not all these claims are back by science. So we decided to get down and dirty with the actual facts about the effects of CBD with out summary of current scientific research on the effects of CBD. There is still alot of work to be done as scientist are just scratching the  surface as to what this plant can be used for.  To help you sort out right from wrong, we’ve compiled the most compelling science backed studies...

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Is CBD legal in Germany?

CBD, a non-psychoactive component of the Cannabis plant, does not fall under the Narcotic Laws of Europe. The Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices (BfArM), the body responsible for declaring the legal status of products in Germany, issued a statement on the legal status of CBD in Germany and if CBD products can be sold freely in Germany. "With the Act on the Amendment of Narcotic Law and Other Regulations, which came into effect on 10.03.2017, the legislator changed the position of cannabis in Annexes I to III to section 1 Paragraph 1 of the Narcotic Law (BtMG) in...

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How CBD helps you get a full nights rest

Cannabis can be a splendid sleep aid, which is why many consumers keep a go-to favorite by their bedside. Even people with the most stubborn insomnia can find their escape to the dream world. While most consumers are aware that cannabis can help you get a good night’s sleep, there’s a lot more to that relationship than you might think. So what effect do high-CBD strains have on sleep? A 2006 study tested the effects of CBD on animal models in both lights-on and lights-off environments and found that this non-intoxicating cannabis compound increased alertness with the lights on and had no...

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What you need to know about CBD

What is CBD? CBD or in its long form Cannabidiol is one of the many cannabinoids found in both Cannabis and Hemp.  CBD is an extraordinarily potent anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmotic and neuroprotective substance. It dramatically reduces anxiety without affecting mental capabilities.   Can CBD get you high? Its not all about getting high. Especially with CBD which is completely non-psychoactive cannabinoid and contains such low levels of THC (0.2% or less) that its non-intoxicating. CBD is more about chilling out, sleeping better and reducing pain.  What are Cannabinoids? There are more than one hundred unique chemical compounds found in both the Cannabis...

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History of Hemp Growing and lifting the ban in Germany 1995

FROM THE ARCHIVES An account of the history of Hemp production and processing into further products in Germany 1995. The German Government announced this week that it is lifting its ban on the cultivation of hemp, a fibrous plant used to make food, textiles, fuel, soap, lubricating oils, cosmetics, building materials and other products. Hemp has been stigmatized because it can also produce marijuana, but Minister of Health Horst Seehofer said the action would not affect laws against marijuana cultivation and sale. Other European countries already permit the growing of hemp, and Germany is joining an industry that is regarded...

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