What is CBD?
Hemp vs. Marijuana
For starters, hemp and marijuana are two different plants from the same family: Cannabis. Each plant contains a variety of different compounds called cannabinoids, the two most well-known (and most studied) being THC and CBD. THC has psychoactive effects, which means it can get you high and is found in high concentrations in marijuana plants. CBD is known for its stress management properties* and will not get you high.
Hemp oil extract is an oil that's made from the seeds, stalk, and/or flowers of the hemp plant. It is rich in the beneficial cannabinoid compounds. It should not be confused with hemp seed oil, an omega-3 rich culinary oil made from pressed hemp seeds that does not contain cannabinoids. CBD isolate oil, on the other hand, is an isolated extraction of one particular cannabinoid, cannabidiol.
WHAT IS CBD?
CBD is an abbreviation for cannabidiol, a chemical compound found in the sativa cannabis plant. CBD is one of more than 100 identified cannabinoids. In recent years, it has been promoted as a treatment for a wide range of health concerns, including anxiety, chronic pain, insomnia, seizures, and more.
CBD is available in a myriad of over-the-counter products. Most commonly, it’s sold as an oil, which is extracted from the cannabis plant and tested to ensure its THC content is below 0.3%. This oil can be added to topical creams and salves, gummies bath bombs, breath sprays, inhalables – the list goes on.
PETS AND CBD
Animals have an endocannabinoid system just like humans do. Many people choose to use CBD products on their pets.
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CBD Can help patients whose seizures had been non-responsive to prior treatments
Taking CBD before bed can improve sleep in those with insomnia
Stress & Anxiety
Solid alternative for antidepressants in PD patients resistant to current treatments
CBD can treat psoriasis as it reduces the growth of skin cells
CBD has an anti-inflammatory effect on sebaceous glands
CBD can help treat cognitive deficits
Chronic Pain CDB can replace the use of opioids without the unwanted side effects
Inflammation & Joint Pain
CBD can protect joints against severe damage, pain and swelling
Consumption of CBD can provide substantial
relief from colition
High Blood Pressure
CBD can reduce resting systolic blood pressure and stroke
CBD could be used as a potential treatment for alcoholic liver diseases
CBD may reduce the fear response in sufferers