BODY + WELLNESS, HIGHER LEARNING

What are Adaptogens, and are They Actually Good For You?

We’d wager that you’ve encountered the word “adaptogen” lately. It’s plastered on the bottles of high-end wellness supplements and mentioned routinely as a “superfood” on lifestyle sites like one founded by a certain blond actress-turned-wellness-guru. CBD is often labeled an adaptogen, too. But if you’re like the Hi&Low team, all the buzz makes us as […]

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HIGHER LEARNING

Is CBD the Best Solution for Epilepsy?

CBD may have several therapeutic benefits, and one that is currently being heavily explored is the potential use of CBD for epilepsy. Cannabidiol (CBD) is the main non-psychotropic cannabinoid found in cannabis. CBD does not activate the endocannabinoid system in the way THC does to create the sensation of a high. Instead, CBD seems to […]

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BODY + WELLNESS, HIGHER LEARNING

CBD: Cannabis Therapy Without the High

While THC has enjoyed the spotlight for decades, there’s been growing interest in high-CBD cannabis strains and edibles for therapy without the high. CBD, or cannabidiol, was historically thought to be biologically inactive. However, in the past decade, dozens of scientific and medical studies have shown CBD can be effective in treating anxiety, depression, inflammation, joint […]

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