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What is CBD?

The Basics about cbd   First responders need to know what it is and how it's madeCBD is a hot topic in the U.S. fire service. You've heard about it in your firehouse, the Fire Engineering podcast where that was on the topic of CBD, from your policies etc....

Melatonin to help first responders

melatonin for first responders   Can we take melatonin long term?If you're on this page, your sleep sucks. Like most first responders, our shift work and the nature of our business does not allow our circadian rhythm to give us good sleep. This leaves a lot of...

Full Spectrum vs Broad Spectrum CBD for First Responders

full spectrum and broad spectrum    Can first responders take either? Does it matter for drug testing?Full spectrum CBD products contain 0.3% THC in them. Is this enough to fail a drug test? What would the be the difference for first responders between full...

Marijuana vs Cannabis vs Hemp

marijuana, cannabis, hemp   First responders need to know about the legal differencesIn reference to policy, your contract and/or the law, these terms are very important to understand: Marijuana, cannabis, hemp and cannabinoids. Some of them can share the same...

The endocannabinoid system: what first responders need to know

the endo cannabinoid system What first responders need to know about the ECSFor those of us on the job, we’re all too familiar with some of the negative side effects from the job on our sleep, stress and overall physical health. As a first responder, if you want to...

CBD For Firefighters – Is it safe for us to use?

CBD For firefighters Is it safe for us to take?Most of us on the job have had to go through recovery of an injury and/or surgery. We've been prescribed opiates for our pain, benzodiazepines for our sleep or PTSD and it affects the way we function not only at home but...