Hemp is making headlines right now. Touted as both an environmental saviour of our planet and a natural alternative for maintaining optimum health, the hemp plant is carving out quite a reputation. While it may feel like these hemp benefits are new discoveries, they have in fact been around for thousands of years. Thanks to the domination of the petroleum and pharmaceutical industries, hemp has found itself either completely prohibited or unfairly consigned to au naturelle, hippy living. But hemp is making a come back, so stay tuned to find out about some amazing hemp benefits for both our health and the planet.