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CBD: Our Jargon Buster

At the core of the CBD Oil market is a foundation of highly sound scientific study and research. But with this comes along some quite complex concepts and industry-specific terminology that you need to know in order to have a well-rounded understanding of CBD...

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CBD as a Weight Loss Supplement

Introduction No one will argue that ‘obesity epidemic’ is one of the most consistently important issues faced by western culture of the 20th and 21st century, with figures estimating 33% increase of individuals recognised as clinically obese. Beyond the more skin-deep issues of appearance, body...

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CBD Use in Competitive Sports

What is CBD oil? CBD oil (Cannabidiol) is a compound extracted from the Hemp plant, a relative of the Cannabis plant. The compound does not resemble Tetrahydrocannabinol, has no psychoactive properties or ‘high’ effects and should not be confused with Marijuana. Unlike Tetrahydrocannabinol, CBD undergoes a strict...

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CBD and Pregnancy: Is It Safe & Staying Safe

At Platinum CBD we take care to present unbiased and substantiated articles written specifically for our website. We do not try to promote or persuade, instead outlining research-driven evidence from reputable sources, such as research papers, studies and journals, in an easy to digest...

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Parkinson’s Disease and CBD

As CBD oil becomes more and more mainstream as a health supplement and more is understood about the mechanisms in which CBD, or Cannabidiol interacts which the human body’s various biological systems, we understand more about how it can help treat and aid with...

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CBD and Epilepsy

Amongst the many benefits of Cannabidiol, or CBD oil, could potentially be a supportive treatment for epilepsy and its related symptoms? What is CBD Firstly, a bit of background information on CBD oil. The CBD oil we use comes solely from the hemp plant, meaning it contains...

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CBD Vape Juice vs. THC Vape Liquid: What’s The Difference?

Is THC Vape Liquid The Same as CBD Vape Ejuice? CBD is available in a wide range of products, including vape liquids. There is a wide selection of CBD ejuices available, but it can often cause confusion when choosing the right product for you. Another...

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Cooking with CBD Oil: 6 Savoury & Sweet CBD Recipes

CBD oil is a popular addition to cooking and baking. However, if you do not know where to start, check out our handy guide to see some of the best CBD recipes and how cooking with CBD oils could benefit your lifestyle. What is CBD...

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7 CBD Skincare & Beauty Products

CBD is a growing wellness product, and this compound is everywhere, from drinks and sweets to pain relievers and skincare. According to Grand View Research, the CBD cosmetics sector is estimated to top $1.7 billion by 2025, and it's no surprise, it probably won't...

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Top 4 Uses of CBD in Seniors (60+)

First, Introductions Whether you consider yourself a ‘Senior’ or a ‘Forever Young at Heart’, it’s undeniable that with advancing age, along comes a whole array of ailments, aches and pains that require constant management. Our typical modern lifestyle by and large is a detriment to the...