CBD, the Neuroprotective Supplement We All Need

Did you know that CBD has been shown in studies to prevent and even reverse some of the effects of diseases such as Parkinson’s Disease, Huntington’s Disease, MS, and Dyskinesia. A study from 2009 showed CBD was able to lower the episodes of psychosis that is associated with Parkinsons. In a 2013 study CBD was shown to not only […]

CBD has been taken off the banned substance list!

Earlier this year WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) decided to remove CBD from its list of banned substance. This comes after years of research have shown evidence that CBD has tremendous therapeutic benefits as well as can help the body recover due to is anti-inflammatory properties. Many athletes have not been able to use CBD and experience the […]

Arthritis Pain Relief

A study in the European Journal of Pain concluded that “transdermal administration of CBD has long-lasting therapeutic effects without psychoactive side-effects.” What does this mean? It means that millions of people can start living their life again without experience the excruciating pain of arthritis. The study showed that after 4 days of use, there was a significant […]

CBD For Stress and Anxiety

There has been a lot of discussion about the medicinal properties of CBD and the potential value it can bring those who suffer from a variety of illnesses. Anxiety is one of those illnesses that studies have shown CBD to be extremely beneficial for. A 2012 study showed that CBD has the same properties of a pharmaceutical  “anxiolytic” […]

Is Hemp Extract Legal?

There has been so much confusion regarding the legality of CBD derived from hemp extract over the last few years. To start, until 2014 it was illegal to grow industrial hemp (hemp containing less than .3% THC). However, with the passing of the farm bill, we are now allowed to grow industrial hemp. Several states have […]

What is Hemp Extract?

EllaJean Organics Hemp Extract and Cream

Hemp is part of the cannabis family of plants, but is not marijuana. Apart from significant differences in appearance, the major difference is what compounds are inside the plant. Marijuana contains the psychoactive compound THC whereas Hemp is high in cannabidiol (CBD) and has no psychoactive effect on the body. Here at EJO we produce […]