Science and news about the CBD and alternative medicine industry.
So you have narrowed down your CBD preferences to tablet form. Now what? You might find yourself wondering what the difference is between immediate and extended release. Luckily, you’ve come to the right place because we’re breaking down the differences, benefits, and best fit for you.
Asterra Labs has recently been featured in an article by Drug Store News. The article speaks about our experienced executive team and their passion for producing safe and effective CBD products. “The Nashville, N.C.-based company also saw a relative lack of companies...
From the research & development, to the manufacturing process, and then the final product, we ensure that every product is produced safely and within all FDA guidelines. When we make our CBD products, we follow the same guidelines the FDA applies to prescription...
Nash County, North Carolina- home to our headquarters and manufacturing facility. We were honored to partner with WRAL Digital Solutions and Nash County Economic Development on this story about why choosing Nash County was a strategic investment due to location and...
There have been many studies conducted on the effects that CBD may have to fight the current pandemic sweeping the nation, COVID-19. Many studies have found similar results- CBD has been found to reduce lung damage induced by cytokine storms caused by COVID-19 through...
Some 45 percent of American adults have cholesterol levels higher than doctors recommend although they aren’t necessarily taking medication to lower it. But lower cholesterol is always better. And beyond the usual diet and exercise, is there anything people can do to lower cholesterol levels?
What do Clint Eastwood, Tom Hanks, Oprah Winfrey and George W. Bush all have in common…? All have been featured in advertising promoting different CBD products. Unfortunately, these celebrity endorsements never happened. The ads were false.
The study conducted by cannabis market researcher High Yield Insights is the first to quantify growing consumer interest in CBD products.
Sept. 30 is National Women’s Health and Fitness Day, so we thought it an especially good time to examine CBD as it pertains to common female health concerns.
CBD may offer an option for treating different types of chronic pain, according to a Harvard Health Publishing blog postwritten by Dr. Peter Grinspoon. Read more.
Learn more about how your endocannabinoid system responds to stress.
A new documentary exploring evidence-based therapeutic benefits of cannabinoids — or CBD for short — now is available on Amazon Prime Video.
The FDA recently reported that fewer than half of CBD products tested were labeled accurately, promoting more calls for regulation. At Asterra Labs, we aren’t waiting for FDA regulations to do right by consumers. Learn how we voluntarily surpass industry standards now.
Officials from the U.S. Department of Transportation have warned commercial drivers that some CBD products contain hidden amounts of THC, even though labels don’t reflect that.
Researchers in San Diego launch ‘gold standard’ study to see if CBD reduces behavioral symptoms in autistic children
Does CBD affect anxiety, executive function and behavior in autistic kids? UC San Diego researchers hope to find out in randomized, double blind crossover study — the gold standard for medicine. We applaud researchers conducting CBD studies that withstand peer review and advance evidence-based medicine.
Anxiety and sleep disorders can directly affect your physical wellbeing, and in some cases can lead to serious health problems. Can CDB help? A new study finds promise.
COVID has affected almost every aspect of life and business. Including CBD and how it is (or isn’t) regulated.
If you’re new to the world of CBD, it can be confusing. Asterra Labs, along with our friends at Healthline.com, have got you covered.