WHAT IS CBD?
Cannabidiol—CBD—is a cannabis compound that has significant medical benefits, but does not make people feel “stoned” and can actually counteract the psychoactivity of THC. The fact that CBD-rich cannabis is
non-psychoactive or less psychoactive than THC-dominant strains makes it an appealing option for patients looking for relief from inflammation, pain, anxiety, psychosis, seizures, spasms, and other conditions without
disconcerting feelings of lethargy or dysphoria.
Scientific and clinical research—much of it sponsored by the US
government—underscores CBD’s potential as a treatment for a wide range
of conditions, including arthritis, diabetes, alcoholism, MS, chronic pain,
schizophrenia, PTSD, depression, antibiotic-resistant infections, epilepsy, and other neurological disorders. CBD has demonstrable neuroprotective and
neurogenic effects, and its anti-cancer properties are currently being
WAYS TO TAKE CBD
Full Spectrum and Isolate?
Full spectrum means you are getting the whole plant. This does not mean that there will be THC in the product, but there will be more than just CBD. The cannabis plant has more cannabinoids than only CBD and THC. There is also CBN, CBL, CBCVA, and more. The hemp plant is also rich in minerals, giving even more added benefits.
CBD isolate is all in the name. It is when growers separate CBD from other cannabinoids, acids, and chemicals found in the hemp plant. In it’s purest form it is extremely well tolerated and has shown in studies to be effective in helping with pain, inflammation, mood, and general health.
Studies indicate that CBD may be useful in helping with:
• Substance Abuse/Withdrawal
• Heart Disease
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
• Pain (neuropathic, chronic, cancer-related, etc.)
• Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
• Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
• Bacterial Infections
• Rheumatoid Arthritis
• Broken Bones