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  1. Treating Insect Bites and Stings with CBD

    Treating Insect Bites and Stings with CBD

    No one really likes bugs and insects, especially those ones who bite!

    While most people look forward to summer time, BBQ’s & cocktails, others are preparing for battle, as summer brings out the blood thirsty mosquitos and many other biting insects. Doesn’t matter how careful you are with closing doors and windows, tiny little flies will always find a way in to your room and nibbling on you.

    With mosquitos, they have an ability to find you sleeping from a distance. According to science, the mosquitoes that sting us are always female and need the blood to form their eggs after they have mated. They can smell the carbon dioxide we humans exhale from an amazing 15 meters distance.

    Why do we get insect bites and stings?

    Most insects usually don’t bite unless provoked. Insects only attack when protecting their hives. The reason mosquitos bite is th

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  2. Summer Skin care with CBD

    Summer Skin care with CBD

    Unless you live in a location with very little seasonal change, you may notice that summer skincare has unique requirements. Increased UV exposure from longer days and better weather, changes in humidity, outdoor activities and pesky insect bites . . . Taking the good with the bad, summer is still awesome. Your skin can be too!

    Lucky for us, hemp infused products are great tools to carry through the warm weather seasons ahead to help soothe and ease our skin when it gets tested by the elements.

     

    What is CBD?

    CBD stands for Cannabidiol. For many of us, when we hear CBD we automatically think “marijuana”. However, while both marijuana and CBD are deri

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  3. 5 Different ways to ingest CBD

    CBD is becoming more and more popular for its therapeutic uses. Many people use CBD products to help with:

    • Pain
    • Inflammation
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Nausea
    • Seizures
    • Cancer

    While CBD Oils are generally the most popular CBD products, there are many different types of CBD products to use and many different ways to ingest it.

    Some of these methods are more convenient than others, while some are just more enjoyable.

    All of them are safe and effective for getting the benefits of cannabidiol. So how should you take CBD? Here is a short guide to help you along.

    How to ingest CBD Oil

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  4. CBD skin care routines

    CBD skin care routines

    Cannabidiol is an extremely versatile compound. Found primarily in hemp and in trace amounts in marijuana, CBD is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid that has been increasing in use all over the world recently. With the loosened restrictions on marijuana in some places, further research into cannabinoids like CBD has been possible, and has yielded some exciting results. You’ve probably already heard the buzz over CBD as a seizure reducer and possible pain and anxiety reliever, but it boasts even more uses than that.

    Did you know that CBD may help you maintain healthy skin? CBD has been worked into the skin care routine of thousands of people in the form of lotions, bath accessories, and more. So, what’s all the hype about CBD and skincare? Should you add it to your routine? The growing body of CBD research suggests that topically applied CBD may help your skin in the following ways. 

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  5. Bioavailability (Absorption rates) of CBD products

    Bioavailability (Absorption rates) of CBD products

    From CBD teas to CBD face creams and beyond, CBD (cannabidiol) is cropping everywhere. While shopping for CBD products can be great fun, its worth while noting each type of CBD product can affect your body in different ways.

    Here at Mary Jane Labs, (https://maryjanelabs.co.uk/)we will tell you all need to know about CBD’s bioavailability or how various CBD products are absorbed by the body.

    Bioavailability varies depending on what form of CBD you use. It’s a good idea to learnt how various routes of administration will affect you. This information can help you determine what your “just right” does will be.

    (Oral ingestion) Eating CBD gummies or tea

    Oral ingestion of CBD subjects it to what’s known as the “first pass effect”. This means that CBD will go through your liver and digestive tracts, breaking it down in the process. It’s a proces

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  6. CBD Creams

    A simple guide

    Despite being relatively unknown until recent years, humans have been using CBD for centuries with great success. A multitude of cultures have harnessed hemp and cannabis for medicinal reasons. After the scientific discovery of cannabinoids and the complex endocannabinoid system, we are now getting an in-depth look at the beneficial effects. Conveniently for us, our cannabinoids receptors are fixed all over the body. CB1 and CB2 receptors are especially found in the skin, making CBD for pain relief accessible.

    Benefits of CBD Creams

    CBD cream for pain relief

    While CBD has earned the reputation of an alternative pain-reliever to prescription medication, its forms of consumption are highlighted through

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  7. CBD & Diabetes

    CBD & Diabetes

    What is Diabetes?

    Diabetes occurs when the body cannot make sufficient amount of insulin, resulting in elevated blood sugar. There is Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.

    Gestational diabetes is a third form of diabetes occurring during pregnancy. Gestational diabetes disappears after a baby is born, but can be a predictor of type 2 diabetes later in life.

    Type 1

    Unlike type 2, type 1 diabetes is unpreventable. Type 1 occurs when a person’s immune system attacks their insulin-producing pancreas cells. Previously known as “juvenile diabetes,” type 1 can happen in both children and adults.

    If you have type 1 diabetes, then you may experience these symptoms:

    • Excessive thirst and urination
    • Excessive hunger
    • Fatigue
    • Weight loss
    • Blurred vision

    More severe

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  8. Tips for Buying CBD

    Tips for Buying CBD

    It will be very difficult to find a supplement that offers as many potential health benefits as hemp-derived CBD. When you purchase a hemp-sourced CBD product, you benefit from the health and wellness potential of cannabis without the risk of intoxication. People are catching on.

    After so much research what CBD is and how it works, many people wanting to try CBD are often hesitant to make that first purchase. Some people are afraid of buying the wrong type for their needs, and others are afraid of being taken advantage of after learning that many products on the market contain little, if not any CBD.

    If you are interested in the many potential health benefits of CBSD but are still uncomfortable purchasing a product, keep reading, It’s easy to determine the best type of product for your needs and avoid inferior products when you know what you’re looking for.

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  9. Great health benefits of CBD for woman

    Great health benefits of CBD for woman

    Over the last few years, CBD has become quite popular. It makes you believe in holistic health. It’s not a medicine or a drug, but a kind of supplement you can change perception towards health, especially women.

    Some people may find it hard to believe but the health on a person totally depends on their biology. All health issues effect men and women different. Although you might find symptoms similar but, their significance and intensity may differ.

    CBD is known for its ability to alleviate dozens of issues, such as:

    • Anxiety
    • Nausea
    • Migraines
    • Sleep disorders
    • Inflammation

    However, it proves to be nectar of health for women. The amazing health benefits of CBD for women will definitely impress you.

    CBD can help with PMS symptoms:

    Aunt flo comes with all its baggage like:

    • Bloating
    • Cramps
    • Mood s
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  10. Fiction or Fact?? CBD

    Fiction or Fact??  CBD

    Over the past few years, CBD has become so popular that there are so many myths getting mixed up with facts. So here at Mary Jane Labs, we are giving you a few Fictions and Facts that are most commonly spoken about.

     FACT – CBD is a cannabinoid

    CBD stands for cannabidiol, which is a bit of a giveaway. Its one of about a hundred cannabinoids found in cannabis plants. Both marijuana and hemp, and is believed to have powerful antioxidant and neuroprotectant properties.

     

    Fiction – CBD is only extracted from marijuana plants

    CBD can be extracted from marijuana plants, but these tend to be high in THC and low in CBD. Most commercial CBD is actually extracted from low-THC industrial hemp.

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