CBD. What’s the deal? Does it work? And what ailments does it work for?
CBD, or cannabidiol, is a chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. Unlike it’s big brother, THC (another of the 180 cannabinoids found in cannabis) it is non-intoxicating and has been shown to have major therapeutic benefits.
CBD is having a huge moment due to the feedback from consumers about the myriad of issues it’s helping heal and manage, and the fact that it’s been legalized in countries all around the world, from Japan to New Zealand to France and beyond.
Research has shown that it may help with:
•Seizures and neurological disorders
•Schizophrenia and other psychosis
CBD may have anti-inflammatory, anticonvulsant, antipsychotic, antioxidant, neuroprotective and immunomodulatory effects.
This is all well and good, but what does it mean for your health?
For most people it’s a way to enjoy the healing benefits of cannabis without the high or the stigma associated with THC.
As an internal supplement it’s been shown to:
•Works as an antipsychotic
•Suppresses the growth of cancer cells
•Slows the progression of diabetes
•Protects against nerve injury or degeneration
•Prevents the breakdown of the central nervous system.
People have had success using CBD for
•as an aid to reduce the effects of Alzheimer’s.
As an external salve or cream it’s been shown to reduce inflammation and alleviate pain topically as well as help with skin issues like skin healing, acne, dryness and eczema.
One of the most useful things you can do it read testimonials from people who actually use CBD and understand how it’s helped others.
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