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Many people prefer to take CBD gummies over other edible CBD products because they have a better flavor. The sweeteners and flavorings in these gummies mask the earthy flavor of pure CBD, making them more enjoyable to take than oils or capsules.

In general, CBD gummies can be hit or miss when it comes to flavor. Some taste overly sweet, others taste very natural, and some have little to no flavor. One of the appeals of CBD gummies is their delicious flavors, so finding ones that taste good is essential to being happy with your purchase.

Potency

The 2018 Farm Bill specified that this concentration is legal in hemp across the United States, even in states that have not legalized marijuana. However, the FDA has not approved edible forms of hemp-derived products, although more than 20 states have done so, so check your state’s laws to find out the legal status.

Taking a full-spectrum hemp product will amplify the benefits of the CBD more than a broad-spectrum gummy will because the trace amounts of the THC substance will trigger your endocannabinoid system and kick it into action in synergy with the other cannabinoids to produce “the entourage effect,” maximizing these gummies’ benefits.

CBD isolate gummies contain only pure CBD—no other cannabinoids, oils, or terpenes. While these gummies cannot produce “the entourage effect,” they may still are used by people for a range of health benefits. CBD isolate is used by people who expect it to provide pain relief, minimize anxiety, and reduce inflammation.

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This article was co-authored by Michael Lewis, MD, MPH, MBA, FACPM, FACN. Michael D. Lewis, MD, MPH, MBA, FACPM, FACN, is an expert on nutritional interventions for brain health, particularly the prevention and rehabilitation of brain injury. In 2012 upon retiring as a Colonel after 31 years in the U.S. Army, he founded the nonprofit Brain Health Education and Research Institute. He is in private practice in Potomac, Maryland, and is the author of “When Brains Collide: What every athlete and parent should know about the prevention and treatment of concussions and head injuries.” He is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and Tulane University School of Medicine. He completed post-graduate training at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Johns Hopkins University, and Walter Reed Army Institute of Research. Dr. Lewis is board certified and a Fellow of the American College of Preventive Medicine and American College of Nutrition.

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If you’re looking for a delicious way to consume CBD oil, create your own gummies! These chewy bites are quick to make and simple to customize. Heat juice, lemonade, or a sports drink along with sweetener and your choice of gelatin or agar powder. Then, fill a silicone gummy mold with the mixture and refrigerate it until the gummies are firm. Peel away the mold and enjoy your fruity treats.