What are Phytocannabinoids?

You may have heard the term “phytocannabinoids” before and wondered what in the world it meant (it’s kind of a mouthful).  However, you’ve probably heard of THC and CBD (tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol) which are both classified as phytocannabinoids. So exactly what are phytocannabinoids, and why do they matter?  Keep reading to learn about phytocannabinoids and their importance for overall health …

What are Cannabinoids?

Navigating the language behind the currently ultra-popular cannabis and hemp plant can be tricky, to say the least. Because cannabis is so wildly complex, there’s a lot to learn about its healing properties, and the ways that you can add it to your daily routine for mental and physical health benefits.  However, unlike a relatively simple drug (sup alcohol) cannabis …

Step Away from The Medicine Cabinet; Try CBD for Painful Menstrual Cramps

Simply put, periods suck.  Tell any woman that you’re on your period, and you’ll automatically garner a sympathetic “ughhh” from her.  Whether you are one of the lucky ones that report having “little-to-no-menstrual-cramps” during your flow, or you experience cramps that are so debilitating you can’t even go to work- if you are still getting your period, you are experiencing …

How Does CBD Support Your Endocannabinoid System?

What is the endocannabinoid system? The endocannabinoid system (ECS) plays a major role in balancing our bodies’ most important functions from sleep, to mood, to appetite, to bowel movements, and more.  The ECS was discovered in the 1990’s when scientists were researching plant-like molecules, cannabinoids, produced by the human body. The ECS’s main role is to maintain bodily homeostasis – …

Let’s Talk About Terpenes

The rise of popularity in the cannabis industry has brought with it a whole new world of terms.  Now, as CBD products have become more widely-circulated, there’s a new buzz-word on the block; terpenes.  What are Cannabis Terpenes?  If you’ve had exposure to anything cannabis-related, you might be wondering, “what are cannabis terpenes, and do they matter?” Yes, they matter!  …

What is CBD?

Simply Googling “what is CBD?” will turn up thousands of articles and blog posts on this trendy new compound; enough to make your eyes glaze over. Thanks to the recently passed Farm Bill, CBD is being used literally everywhere right now. But beyond CBD’s cool-girl façade, there’s still a lot that most of us don’t know about this trendy plant. …

The Difference Between Full Spectrum, Broad (or Wide) Spectrum & CBD Isolate

If you’re wondering what the difference between full spectrum, broad spectrum and isolate CBD is- you’re not alone! Many CBD users are taking to the internet in droves to figure out just what these terms mean, and why they matter.  No need to stress, though; Rosebud’s team put together some information to help demystify the differences between full spectrum, broad …