Many of the hemp-derived products that you can buy online are not approved for clinical use by the FDA. Anything you find on this site is perfectly safe and legal; it just hasn’t been vetted by the scientists in charge of declaring whether or not something can be credibly described as medicine.
This might give you pause. You might be wondering how you can trust something that doesn’t have the same stamp of approval as, say, medical marijuana. Well, we’re here to tell you that there’s a very simple answer to that question. You can trust the CBD and Delta-8 THC products on this site because compared to medical marijuana, the effect on your brain will be almost the same.
This isn’t to say you will feel high when you take our products, as you might have after lighting up a joint. But CBD is well-recognized for having many of the same pain-relieving and anxiety-reducing effects of THC, despite having no psychoactive properties. Meanwhile, Delta-8 THC mimics both the wellness-enhancing effects and the psychoactive properties of regular marijuana, but it provides a much milder and more clear-headed high.
At this point you might be asking how each of these substances can affect your wellness in the same ways while also providing totally different sensory experiences. We can’t claim to have all the answers. And neither, for that matter, can scientists. There’s still a lot of research that needs to be done on all three of these substances, but we have developed a basic understanding of how they work, and it is notably the same for all of them.
CBD, hemp-derived Delta-8 THC, and marijuana’s more familiar Delta-9 THC are all categorized as cannabinoids. Those substances are not unique to hemp and cannabis, but can enter your body in small quantities through some of the foods you eat. From there, they interact with the endocannabinoid system, a relatively little-understood part of human physiology which plays a role mood regulation, memory-formatio