CBD – A Real Alternative to Prescription and OtC Medications

The legal form of cannabidiol (CBD) is not marijuana. It’s extracted from hemp, a plant in the cannabis family, that contains less than 0.3 percent THC – not near enough to get you high. Numerous studies show hemp and its CBD component offer many health benefits, including anti-inflammatory properties that rival ibuprofen, cardiovascular and immune system support (due to omega-rich fatty acids), as well as sleep and mood enhancement.

My latest contribution to Coffee or Die magazine tells the story of former Army Ranger, Coby Cochran. Coby’s early struggles with PTSD and its associated complications led to the birth of his company UnCanna, which makes some of the best CBD product in the industry. UnCanna is leading the charge to convince Congress and the DOD to lift restrictions on CBD use for active military personnel. A link to the story appears below.

How UnCanna is Destigmatizing CBD for the Veteran Community

Coby Cochran, owner of Colorado-based , is a former U.S. Army Ranger with 10 years of active duty under his belt. He was also a member of Team 8 in the 2012 Best Ranger Competition. To most, his outward appearance indicated a young, physically active guy who had everything going for him.

Meet the Dead Reckoning Collective

A Fresh Voice in the Veteran Community? Meet Dead Reckoning Collective

dead reckoning ( ded ˈrek(ə)niNG) noun – a method of establishing one’s position using the distance and direction travelled, rather than astronomical observation. ( Collins English Dictionary) While most associate “dead reckoning” with seafaring navigation, the method is used to plot courses over land as well. It would therefore be familiar to U.S.

Veteran-Owned Bottle Breacher – Patriotism, Determination and a Good Dose of Divine Intervention

Tim Cooper from Family 1st Defense recently interviewed Eli Crane – former Navy SEAL and founder of Bottle Breacher – for the Black Rifle Company’s eMagazine Coffee or Die. Click the link below to read this remarkable story ….

Poppin’ Caps: The Evolution of Veteran-Owned Bottle Breacher

The U.S. Navy SEALs and the U.S. business market are two venues that are known to chew people up and spit them out. A fair amount of perseverance, determination, and grit are required for an individual to forge a successful path in either.