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Remember when legal highs were sold in head shops? Then maybe you’ve noticed that these natural psychoactive substances (NPS) are gone now.  That’s because the sale of NPS was banned by the Psychoactive Substance Act (PSA). Since then, 31 head shops have closed down and 332 no longer stock legal highs.  While the open sale of NPSs has been eliminated, they are still available from street dealers and police are cracking down. There have been 492 arrests and 1,523 seizures of legal highs in the UK since the PSA went into effect.  These bans are leading many people to switch to whatever they can getRead More →

woman with runners high

According to studies, people with high aerobic fitness tend to live longer, and runners are no exception. The health benefits of this type of exercise are one of the main reasons people take up running in the first place. Plus, you can get a natural high from running.  But, what is runners high? In this article, we’re going to have a closer look at runners high and whether or not the hard work is worth it.  What Is Runners High? If you take up running, you may find that you experience a sense of euphoria once you reach a certain level. You’ll feel invincible. You’llRead More →

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Are you on the pill? If you’re on contraceptives, you might have heard that CBD might affect you in various ways. So, what’s the deal? Here is everything you need to know about CBD oil and birth control. Hormonal Contraception and CBD Basics CBD is the second most abundant cannabinoid in the plant of cannabis. Cannabinoids interact with the endocannabinoid system, which is linked to our nervous system, our immune system, and our hormones. Endocannabinoids play a role in appetite, mood, mental functions, and the perception of pain. There are many ways to take CBD, such as CBD Vape Pens from Synergy Extracts. Hormonal contraception refersRead More →

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There has been a host of controversy over Marijuana for decades. Recent years have turned the tide in favor of the illegal plant, and in some shocking ways. Out of all the supporters to back research and development into cannabis products, the last one you might suspect is hardcore athletes. Yet, many athletes at all levels of competition are using more and more THC supplements. What caused this shift in support? Let’s look at the details. Athletics and THC Supplements Even the casual athlete knows that constant workout routines and intense training play havoc on the body. Add in stress from competitions, and each athleteRead More →