News

Can I Drive after taking CBD? 

In short, the answer is YES, you can drive after taking CBD.   Can CBD affect my judgement?  This is a frequently asked question that we hear a lot. With the ever-growing popularity of the plant, more and more people are starting to use CBD and incorporate it into their everyday lives. 4-6 million people consumed CBD within the UK in 2020, so rightly so, this question of whether it is going to be safe or not to drive is expected if people who know nothing about CBD are trying it for the first time. CBD is one of many...

Read more →


CBD for Anxiety

Anxiety stats Some Stats… 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem of some kind each year in England . 1 in 6 people report experiencing a common mental health problem (like anxiety and depression) in any given week in England. This number equates to roughly 17 million people in England suffer each year. Furthermore, mental health conditions are increasing worldwide. Mainly because of demographic changes, there has been a 13% rise in mental health conditions and substance use disorders in the last decade (to 2017). In relation to anxiety specifically, the associated excess mortality has an immense impact...

Read more →


The Importance of Sleep & How CBD Could Help

Author: FIKA Team Date: Monday 18th January 2021 A great night’s sleep is incredibly important for your mental and physical health. In fact, it’s just as important as eating healthy and exercising, if not it's more important. When aiming to lead a healthy and active lifestyle, sleep is the element that people neglect and solely focus on healthy eating and exercise when in fact sleep and recovery are the building blocks and foundations upon which the other 2 elements are formed. Newer studies are strengthening known and suspected relationships between inadequate sleep and a wide range of disorders, including hypertension,...

Read more →


How Can CBD Help your Pets?

How can CBD Help Your Pets? Here is an article to help our furry friends and their owners... There are lots of pet owners who believe CBD can indeed help their pets to keep calm when going to the park, getting aches and pains and other stressful events. We reached out to pet owners who have used CBD to calm their pets during stressful times, and this is what they had to say: Jen Jones. Founder of Your Dog Advisor, a leading blog for dog owners. Jen is a professional dog trainer and behaviour specialist with more than 25 years...

Read more →

Recent Articles