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Former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb says some claims about health benefits of CBD are ‘pretty hokey’

Scott Gottlieb, former Commissioner of the FDA Adam Jeffery | CNBC Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb warned Monday that health benefit claims about CBD have gotten well ahead of what science actually knows about the substance. CBD is not a “benign compound,” and regulations will be needed to protect people from possible unknown side effects,… Read More »

Top benefits of rooibos tea

Tea may be drunk hot or cold but, either way, it’s made by infusing the dried crushed leaves of the tea plant in boiling water. Rooibos (pronounced “roy-boss”)1 is made from the fermented leaves of the Aspalathus linearis, which is native to South Africa.2 According to the South African Rooibos Council,3 it’s not a true… Read More »

Top 5 Matcha Benefits

Matcha is a power-packed ingredient that has become popular for its ability to add a burst of color, flavor, and nutrients to nearly any dish. Aside from lattes, teas, and hot beverages, you can now even spot matcha in everything from baked goods to granola bars, energy bites, breakfast bowls, and more, making it easier… Read More »