What is CBD oil?
Cannabidiol (CBD) oil is a product that’s derived from cannabis. It’s a type of cannabinoid, which are the chemicals naturally found in marijuana plants. Even though it comes from marijuana plants, CBD doesn’t create a “high” effect or any form of intoxication — that’s caused by another cannabinoid, known as THC.
What can CBD help?
CBD may be able to help you manage anxiety. It may change the way your brain’s receptors respond to serotonin a chemical linked to mental health. Receptors are tiny proteins attached to your cells that receive chemical messages and help your cells respond to different stimuli.
CBD may help relieve anxiety by reducing stress, decreasing physiological effects of anxiety, such as an increased heart rate, improving symptoms of (PTSD), inducing sleep in cases of insomnia.
The effects of CBD oil on your brain’s receptors may also help you manage pain. Studies have shown that cannabis can offer some benefits when taken after chemotherapy treatments. Some things is may help as far as pain are arthritis, Joint pain, Chronic Pain, MS pain, and Muscle pain.
The effects of CBD on receptors in the immune system may help reduce overall inflammation in the body. In turn, CBD oil may offer benefits for acne management, psoriasis, eczema, and Rosacea.
(NCI) says that CBD may help alleviate cancer symptoms and cancer treatment side effects. However, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) doesn’t fully endorse any form of cannabis as a cancer treatment. The action of CBD that’s promising for cancer treatment is its ability to moderate inflammation and change how cell reproduce. CBD has the effect of reducing the ability of some types of tumor cells to reproduce.
CBD has been in the news as a possible treatment for epilepsy. The American Epilepsy Society states that cannabidiol research offers hope for seizure disorders, and that research is currently being conducted to better understand safe use.
CBD could help people with neurodegenerative disorders, which are diseases that cause the brain and nerves to deteriorate over time. This receptor is known as CB1.
It could help people with Alzheimer’s, MS, Parkinson’s, or Stoke. It may help with autism and ADHD.
CBD oil may also reduce the inflammation and this can that can make neurodegenerative symptoms subside.
It can also help Pets. My dog recently got cancer and we had a huge tumor removed. She is now on holistic herbals and Pet CBD. This will help her with cancer pain, inflammation, loss of appetite and it has been known to slow tumor growth.
Is it Legal?
CBD is legal in all 50 states Federally. The stipulations are it has to have less than .3% THC in it. There are 2 forms. Isolate which is only CBD and Full Spectrum which has up to .3% THC and other cannabinoids. You will not get high on any of these. The THC is the only component that makes you high.
How can I use CBD oil?
You could use capsules, dummies, tinctures (Oil used under your tongue) in full spectrum or isolate, vape, topical, Pet CBD and Pre-roll flower buds.
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