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The Bizarre Case Of A Death Allegedly Caused By CBD Oil

The Bizarre Case Of A Death Allegedly Caused By CBD Oil

Two days after trying a new CBD oil extract to treat her chronic pain, a 56-year-old woman developed an awful rash. Her primary care physician prescribed antihistamines and prednisone, a common steroid used to treat inflammation. She went home. The rash got worse. From a local emergency room, she went to a hospital burn unit.…

How Theragun Ended Up Being a Social Media-Fueled Health Flex

How Theragun Ended Up Being a Social Media-Fueled Health Flex

Photo: Courtesy of TherabodyIn addition to your futuristic Dyson Airwraps, creepy LED masks, massive ring lights and other expensive beauty devices, one tech-enabled tool that’s become ubiquitous on social media is the Theragun. The powerful handheld massager initially became known for its ability to aid in recovery for elite athletes post-workout, but today it’s being…

Present Guide: 420 Happens Two Times a Day

Present Guide: 420 Happens Two Times a Day

As our focus on physical and emotional wellness intensifies, many individuals turn to cannabis because it can help with chronic pain, anxiety, stress, inflammation and more. But while the cannabis industry continues to grow and profit, many people suffer at the hands of long-stranding injustices. Thus, for this 420, we have selected some of our favorite…

Branding and Visual Identity for Reset Bioscience

Well was approached by Disruption Labs in 2018 to collaborate on a project which saw the R&D company implement patented nanotechnology into the already booming CBD sector in the US and Europe. The Disruption Labs team, led by Matt Reid and Chris Barber wanted to create a brand that didn’t fit in with the current…

The Talk Show: ’30 Years of TidBITS’

‘30 Years of TidBITS’, With Special Guest Adam Engst Friday, 8 May 2020 Special guest Adam Engst joins the show to celebrate 30 years of TidBITS — the only publication going strong today that started as a weekly HyperCard stack. Download MP3. Sponsored by: Squarespace: Make your next move. Use code talkshow for 10% off your first…

Hemp-Infused Olive Oil

Hemp-Infused Olive Oil

Potli$30 Potli’s hemp-infused cold-pressed olive oil is genuine EVOO—made when olives are crushed using force, instead of chemicals, heat or other techniques. This oil boasts a naturally peppery taste and the cannabidiol adds to its existing herbaceous and floral flavor. In each 250ml bottle, there’s 250mg hemp-derived, non-psychoactive CBD; more dosage information can be found online.…

Calexo’s Revitalizing and Unwinding Cannabis-Infused Citrus Drinks

Calexo’s Revitalizing and Unwinding Cannabis-Infused Citrus Drinks

Unlike many edibles and drinkables that dominate the current cannabis market, Calexo‘s pair of refreshing infused beverages—Citrus Rose and Cucumber Citron—hit precisely and progressively, imparting a more mellow, more exact high. Inside each 22oz bottle, 10mg of THC (and no CBD) blends into an effervescent base of citrus and botanicals. The cannabis infusion—produced by Vertosa…

Do You Really Need CBD In Your Shampoo, Too?

Do You Really Need CBD In Your Shampoo, Too?

Photo: ImaxtreeOver the past couple of years, everyone from beauty labels like Herbivore and Josie Maran to cannabis companies like Lord Jones and Prima have all begun touting the benefits of CBD in skin-care products, spiking face oils and serums with the now-ubiquitous ingredient. CBD skin care has become so prominent that earlier this year, Sephora…