CBD FOR ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION

WHAT IS FULL SPECTRUM CBD AND THE ENTOURAGE EFFECT?

Why use CBD for anxiety and depression? Perhaps unsurprisingly, depression and anxiety are at an all-time high. Between 20 and 30 March 2020 almost half (49.6%) of people in the U.K reported high anxiety and average anxiety scores were 5.2 out of 10, ‘a marked increase’ from 3.0 in the last quarter of 2019. That […]

I TRIED CBD FOR ANXIETY…

Life in our modern times can be difficult and cause us many worries. Without doubt, there can be genuine reasons for us to feel unease and anxiety is often a perfectly natural reaction to certain situations. But sometimes these feelings can take over, become overwhelming and be out of proportion to what is happening around […]

DO CBD PATCHES EVEN WORK?

These days you can get just about anything infused with CBD. There’s CBD pillow cases, CBD sports wear, CBD beer and even CBD crisps! But just because it’s available to buy doesn’t mean it actually works. There’s (quite rightly) a lot of speculation surrounding the potential snake oil side of the CBD industry, which unfortunately […]

MENOPAUSE: CANNABIS, CLIT SPRITZ & CLEARING THE BRAIN FOG

The Menopause isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Not that women’s magazines give it the most flattering write up with endless articles featuring tips on how to manage hot flushes, mood swings and weight gain. But despite covering the basics in terms of what symptoms to expect, what’s often missing is the vital information […]

ECZEMA AND CBD

From the 13th – 19th September, we’ll be turning our focus to National Eczema Week to learn more about this problematic skin condition, which can affect all ages, at any time. What’s the deal with Eczema? Your skin is the largest organ in your body. It provides immunity and much-needed protection from environmental factors such […]

THE MYSTERY OF MIGRAINES

SOME IMPORTANT TIPS TO CONSIDER

If you’ve ever had one, you will certainly know the difference between a migraine and a headache. If you’ve never had one, it’s a little having having your head crammed between a vice while a circular saw blade furiously rotates across your vision and even a 30 Watt bulb seems to create a torturous light […]

PARENTING…OH, THE BLISS

If you’re here reading about CBD & parenting, chances are you’re a parent. And, assuming that’s the case, we’ll also assume that you already know how deeply challenging being a parent can be on every level. Early years exhaustion? Check. Three-teen tantrums? Check. Endless demands for your time/energy/money/food at every age? Definitely. These (and much […]

CBD BEER – HERE’S HOW IT’S MADE

We took a visit to Eagles Crag Brewery in Todmorden to see how they make the CBD Beer exclusively for The Golden Lion, Todmorden Gig of The Golden Lion, Todmorden, with The Tonic’s 4% Water Soluble CBD The Golden Lion in Todmorden isn’t just a pub, it’s an institution, there for all the community in […]

HOLISTIC HEALTH, M.E. & CBD

Nicola Sparkes, Tonic customer and Holistic Therapist & Reiki Master, talks about what’s in her wellbeing toolkit The dictionary definition of holism states that nothing can be fully understood unless one sees the whole system of which it is part; that the whole is always more than the sum of its parts. As a practitioner […]

NEEDLES, EAR SEEDS & CBD

OUR DEAR FRIEND, TONIC CUSTOMER & ACUPUNCTURIST SAMINA HAIDER SWAPS ANXIETY TIPS, TECHNIQUES & 24 CAROT GOLD ‘EAR SEEDS’ WITH KATE FROM THE TONIC We love nothing more than hearing our customer stories, sharing CBD experiences, as it helps us gain knowledge we can share with others that may be in similar circumstances. We’re very […]