Author Archives: Ian Pedersen

What is the Endocannabinoid System? A Simple Guide

endocannabinoid system

If you’ve heard about CBD oil, chances are you’ve heard about the fancy system that makes it work: the Endocannabinoid System (ES). This is a complex biological system the runs through your entire body. The ES was discovered in the late 1980s, and scientists are still learning about its role in your overall health, but […]

[UPDATED] What is a CBD Certificate of Analysis (& Why Do You Need One)?

CBD Certificate of analysis

CBD is everywhere these days: corner stores, gas stations, coffee houses. And of course, all over the internet. You’ve heard all about this natural compound, but have you heard about a CBD Certificate of Analysis? It’s something you should never overlook. So what is it, exactly, and why is it important? What is a CBD […]

Sports Recovery of the Future: CBD for CTE & Concussions


February is CTE month, and that means there’s a focus on raising awareness about this often debilitating disease. Since our attention is always focused on CBD, we were interested in the role this compound plays, if any, in the management of this condition. We’re also big sports fans, and know that recovery after any injury, […]