What Is CBD?
Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a naturally-occurring constituent of industrial hemp (cannabis sativa) plants. It is the most abundant non-psychoactive cannabinoid found in cannabis and is being scientifically investigated for numerous reasons.
Most people have heard of a cannabinoid called THC, which is the ingredient in cannabis that gets users high. Unlike THC, CBD (cannabidiol) is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid and does not cause a high. This quality , of zero high, makes CBD an appealing option, without the mind-altering effects of marijuana or certain pharmaceutical drugs.
There are many studies and research, being done, that show the multitude of benefits and uses for CBD.
Note, this is NOT Medical Advice. This is information is educational information, backed with scientific links provided.
Why Use CBD?
May Help With Pain:
Studies have shown that CBD may help reduce chronic pain by impacting endocannabinoid receptor activity, reducing inflammation and interacting with neurotransmitters https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19675519
May Help With Anxiety:
Study showed CBD had significantly less anxiety, cognitive impairment and discomfort in their speech performance, compared to the placebo group
May Help With Pediatric Anxiety & Insomia:
May Have Neurological Potential:
Researchers believe that CBD’s ability to act on the endocannabinoid system and other brain signaling systems may provide benefits for those with neurological disorders. Parkinsons https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24845114 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25237116
These Statements Are Not Approved By The FDA. This Information is intended for educational purposes and not for purposes to cure, treat, prevent or diagnose any medical issue.. always consult a physician before starting any supplement.