Mar 26, 2018
Jay Hartenbach, CEO of Medterra, is on the Clean Eating for
Women podcast today to talk about CBD oil and the potential health
benefits of these products.
In this episode of the Clean
Eating for Women podcast, we talk about:
difference between marijuana and CBD from industrial
legality of CBD oil and industrial hemp
- Health benefits of CBD products
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- Marijuana related product products have .3% or
higher THC, whereas hemp related products have less than .3% THC.
Marijuana plants look significantly different than industrial hemp
plants. Medterra gets their CBD from industrial plants.
is the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana. There are some CBD
products that have very small percentages of THC, but none of the
Medterra products do. [03:21]
- [05:33] The endocannabinoid system in our body
has receptors that react with cannabinoids. The ECS is an essential
part of our bodies. Anything in our body can be out of balance
resulting in a need for supplementation. The same thing can be said
for the ECS system.
CBD legal? After 2014, industrial hemp became legal to cultivate in
the US. This kicked off the renaissance of CBD oil and products.
Colorado and Kentucky are on the forefront of industrial
cultivation. Industrial hemp in CBD are fully legal.
- Medterra products are third-party lab tested
for 0% THC. Their products are refined into CBD isolates. They
certify that there is no THC, heavy metals, or solvents.
helps with anxiety. It is great for sleep. It also is said to help
reduce inflammation. It has also been said to help with things like
Parkinson's and neuropathy. CBD is one of the strongest
anti-inflammatory agents found naturally. [24:28]
use for pets. People have seen dramatic results giving their pets
CBD for things like anxiety and arthritis. They are thinking about
coming out with a pet line that isn't as strong since animals are
- Medterra products. A CBD tincture is infused
with MCT oil. The tincture is the recommended product to try first.
They also have gel caps with concentrated MCT oil. They have a
dissolvable sleep tablet that infuses melatonin with CBD. They also
have a topical pain cream. [31:30]
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