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Natural

Pesticides

R– Needs registry circle mark Our Moral Compass: Pesticides, Chemicals, and Organic Standards for Hemp Oil CBD 2015 was a rough year for the hemp and cannabis industries in Colorado, thanks to the scandal caused when many growers who claimed to be farming organic or green were caught dumping pesticides …

Natural

Best Growing Practices

What Does Organic Mean? When you think of an organic product, the first thing that comes to mind are probably words like “clean”, “pure”, “untouched” and “healthy”. We all hope those are part of what has gone into any organic products we use or consume. First let’s define organic and …

Natural

Why Natural is Best

Why Natural is Best and Real Works Better Lots of words are thrown around to describe products that come from the earth and are not altered. There has been a lot of chatter about making some sort of measure for things like “natural”, “pure”, and “free of” by various government …

Dosage

Vid Compliance

VID Practices and Compliance Statements and FDA Disclosures In all VID products, you can be assured of full traceability through complete vertical integration, non-GMO hemp cultivars, 100% legal sources, and the use of organic farming practices utilizing no-till agricultural best practices. VID takes pride in growing, manufacturing, and distributing only …

Dosage

Dosage

Before we start to tell you how and what to do with your full spectrum CBD hemp oil, there are a few things to remember or learn about so you know what you are doing matches up to the bottle you are holding in your hand. All the information below …

Wellness

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Wellness

Neuroprotection and the Blood-Brain Barrier

What Is a Neuroprotective Agent? Neuroprotective agents are an exciting new field of study in pharmacology studying interventive agents that help protect the brain and its neural networks from the damage other things can create or cause. Neuroprotective agents are sought out to help prevent or counteract damage created by …

Wellness

Tummy Talk

I have heard that taking CBD oil will upset my stomach or intestinal tract – Ugh! Please tell me it is not true. We can tell you it is not true, and we will also tell you why you have heard it. There is conflicting information out about CBD oil …

Wellness

Brain dam infertility addictive

As with any new item that has a lot of potential and might just be healthy for you*, there are questions we hear over and over we would like to tackle head on, such as… I have heard CBD damages brain cells – true? Since industrial hemp was illegal to …

Wellness

What You Put In Your Body Matters

Why Pure Spectrum CBD Matters The old expression “you are what you eat” has a lot of truth to it. What we put in our body and expose it to is what it has to work with to create cells, build bones and muscle tissue, and provide us energy, let …

Philosophy

Where to buy

Why is where I buy CBD important? Probably the easiest answer is you need to know what you are buying, first and foremost. It is sad but true that according to the Department of Agriculture, 30% or more of the products on the market today labeled CBD are not. Another …

Philosophy

CBD Manufacturing

Our Moral Compass: How HPN Feels About CBD Manufacturing and Marketing CBD is the old “new” method on the “let’s see what else is out there” wellness* block. Everyone is jumping into the lucrative business model in one form or another. While competition is great and we believe in the …

Hemp

Difference Between Hemp and CBD Oil

What is the difference Between Hemp Oil and CBD Oil? Before we can really answer that question, we need to define what each one is, and is not. Both sets of facts are very important for you to make a good consumer decision and to know exactly what you are …

Hemp

Med Hemp vs Med Cann

What is the difference between medicinal hemp and medical Cannabis? While both hemp, a term generally used to describe Cannabis grown for industrial use, and Cannabis grown for medical or recreational purposes, are from the same basic plant, the uses and traits it is grown for, strains cultivated, and specialty …

Hemp

Difference Between Hemp and Cannabis

So what is the difference between hemp and Cannabis? Least we sound really confusing, there isn’t any, but there is… sort of. Let us explain. Both industrial hemp grown for total spectrum CBD oil and nearly 25,000 other uses (holy moley, yes, you read that right) and Cannabis grown for …

Hemp

Everything Hemp

Everything Hemp You Ever Wanted To Know To really understand the big picture of why cannabidiol oil or CBD oil as a product from hemp is so important, you have to take a look at hemp’s history and what else hemp is good for. Hemp is one of the natural …

CBD

Isolate

CBD Isolate …what is it? CBD isolate is chemically refined CBD that has none of the other cannabinoids, flavonoids, or other helpful components that work in union to provide the best chance of optimum results for your wellness*. Often sold as a colorless crystal, reconstituted in a carrier oil, or …

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Cannabinoid Chart

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Common Terpene Chart

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How CBD is Consumed

There are many ways to add Cannabidiol Oil to your daily routine, including: Smoking CBD involves actively combusting, or burning, the CBD oil. There are reasons to do this, but most of them center around not having equipment to do otherwise, you are adding it to something else to smoke, …

CBD

Allergic?

Can I be allergic to CBD? While there may be an allergic reaction in some people, there have been very few negative responses in people who have utilized CBD oil correctly at recommended dosage levels that have been reported*. Most of the literature out is based on allergies to the …

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Terpenes and Cannaflavins

Terpenes Pack a Powerful Punch Besides Smelling So Good Terpenes are aromatic compounds found in Cannabis, as well as flowers, plants, some insects and even animals. Terpenes have some interesting history, as they were discovered researching turpentine and rosin, that sticky goo stuff called pitch that runs down pine trees …

CBD

Full Spectrum CBD Oil

What is total sphere, wide spectrum CBD oil? When you are looking for wellness and potential health benefits, you need to use a wide spectrum product grown under watchful organic conditions like what we do at Vid. The reason comes in threes – synergy, symbiotic, and adaptogenic. While it is …

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How Should I Feel?

How Should I Feel When I take Organic CBD Oil? If you mean how are your going to feel health wise, wellness wise, that is up to you and your body. We will talk about that in a minute. If you are talking about “will I get high or euphoric …

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Legal to purchase

Is it legal for me to buy and take CBD oil? Yes. Now that we have that over, let’s explain how and why, as there is a lot of confusion in the marketplace about what is legal, what is not, where it is legal, and how it all fits into …

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What is CBD?

Cannabidiol, or CBD for short, is one of 485 natural occurring compounds currently identified made by Cannabis plants. Since the industrial hemp form of Cannabis was just recently legalized once again in the US, information is changing and expanding dynamically. This number may well increase as research proceeds, because both …