CBD Education

CBD 101

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020
ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM The term ‘endocannabinoid’ was originally established in the mid-1990s after the discovery of cellular membrane receptors responsible for psychoactivity in Cannabis, Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and their endogenous ligands (protein receptors). This now indicates a whole new signaling system...

What is CBD, exactly?

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019
The important thing to note is that not all CBD is created equal. There are different “levels” of CBD - isolate, broad-spectrum, and full-spectrum. An isolate is where they isolate...

Healthy Eating, Exercise, CBD and Sleep!

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
Lack of sleep can affect our appetite and hunger. The hormones it directly links to is the ghrelin (signals your brain it’s time to eat) and leptin (signals your brain you are full). When you are tired, ghrelin levels...

CBD and Recovery

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
CBD binds with the receptors in your endocannabinoid system, thus “supplementing” the cannabinoids within your ECS and helping it perform its job. Your ECS works to regulate your inflammation and pain...

What is a Certificate of Analysis? 

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019
In short, a Certificate of Analysis (COA) is a result of a lab test that documents and verifies what compounds are present within a product or ingredient. That’s why at Genesee we provide a...

What Broad-Spectrum CBD Means

Monday, October 28th, 2019
There are 3 main ways you can extract and consume CBD. There is CBD isolate where they “isolate” the CBD molecule, making 99% pure CBD concentrations. You can extract the whole plant...

What is the Endocannabinoid System

Saturday, October 26th, 2019
The endocannabinoid system, or ECS, was first discovered in the early and mid-’90s by Mechoulam and colleagues when they located and identified two of the body’s naturally produced major...

Why is Water-Soluble CBD More Beneficial?

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
By having our CBD hemp extract lipid encapsulated, the liposome molecule can absorb through your stomach into your bloodstream. This means you get your CBD at a more...