CBD and Seasonal Affective Disorder

Victoria Hall
Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as SAD, is the name for feeling depressed during the winter months, largely due to the cold, the low light levels during the day and the long nights. A 2014 animal study found that CBD’s effect on these receptors in the brain produced both antidepressant and anti-anxiety effects. Daily light therapy involves sitting near a bulb which replicates daylight and helps the days to feel brighter and longer. This combined with daily CBD can make the winter months feel more manageable.

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Vegan CBD: Veganuary Top Picks

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If you are doing Veganuary this year, you might not have thought about making sure that your supplements are vegan! Most of our products are vegan but we wanted to create a handy quick guide to our vegan CBD, check it out!

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Can CBD help with DOMS?

Victoria Hall
Have you ever woken up the next day after a rigorous workout and felt sore, stiff and achy? If so, it's likely you've been suffering with DOMS. DOMS stands for Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness and results in tender, weakened and sore muscles usually within 12-72 hours of a strenuous workout. This recent study into whether CBD can influence the treatment of DOMS is very promising. The results suggested that:

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NEW STORE NOW OPEN IN LEEDS

Victoria Hall

Here at HempWell we are thrilled to announce that we have opened our latest CBD retail store in the heart of Leeds!

Due to the ongoing success of the York store, there is evidently demand for a second unit and Leeds was the obvious next step.

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Can CBD replace alcohol this Christmas?

Victoria Hall
It might sound strange, as CBD doesn’t give any sort of ‘high’, but with people wanting to take care of their health more than ever - is it possible for CBD to replace alcohol this festive season?

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CBD Christmas Gift Guide

Victoria Hall

This year, people want wellness gifts for Christmas. Health worries are at an all-time high and the time is now to show someone you care about their wellbeing!

We've pulled together our Ultimate CBD Christmas Gift Guide to help you get your Christmas shopping sorted quickly and easily.

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HempWell Launches New Christmas Range

Victoria Hall
After a turbulent year of constant worrying about our health, market research suggests that consumers are looking for health and wellbeing gifts this Christmas. Here at HempWell we wanted to empower our customers with the ability to gift indulgent and luxurious gifts that will leave their family and friends feeling better and healthier than before and have designed the perfect products in our Christmas range to do exactly this.

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What is CBD Lab Testing?

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As the CBD industry is largely unregulated, there aren't many rules about what passes for a ‘CBD product’. This means companies could sell you something called ‘CBD oil’ when the product contains no cannabidiol at all. Without proof of lab testing, you are essentially gambling with the contents of your CBD product - you’d have no idea whether or not the item is what it claims.

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Benefits of CBD Patches

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With so many CBD delivery systems you might be forgiven for wondering why so many people want CBD patches. We've written a run down of all the benefits of getting your CBD from a patch!

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Benefits of CBD Massage

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CBD stands for Cannabidiol which is one of the many therapeutic compounds found in the hemp plant. CBD cannot get you ‘high’ but it can produce a relaxing effect which makes it the perfect ingredient to use in massage oil blends. There are many benefits to CBD oil massage, let's have a look at some of them!

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