Can CBD Really Help You Sleep Better?

Can CBD Really Help You Sleep Better?

Nothing makes me more jealous than hearing people talk about sleep. I’ve struggled with sleep for as long as I can remember, and I’ve tried just about everything to get more of it: Regular exercise, meditation, solid sleep hygiene, melatonin and magnesium, to name a few.

Some of it has certainly helped, but only for certain periods of time when I didn’t have much on my mind. As soon as I found something to worry about, all hope was lost.

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11 Research-Backed Health Benefits on CBD

11 Research-Backed Health Benefits on CBD

The ancient doctors and healers across the globe who prescribed cannabis thousands of years ago did so because they witnessed its medical benefits firsthand. In the last half century, modern science has begun to shed light on the biological processes behind the healing, where plant and animal chemistry work in concert. The body of research on cannabidiol, CBD oil benefits, THC, and other cannabinoids has grown exponentially in the past decade.

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How Cannabidiol (CBD) Works for Treating Anxiety

How Cannabidiol (CBD) Works for Treating Anxiety

While we don’t normally think of anxiety as desirable, it’s actually a critical adaptive response that can help us cope with threats to our (or a loved one’s) safety and welfare. These responses help us recognize and avert potential threats; they can also help motivate us to take action to better our situation (work harder, pay bills, improve relationships, etc.). However, when we don’t manage these natural responses effectively, they can become maladaptive and impact our work and relationships. This can lead to clinically diagnosable anxiety-related disorders. We’ve all heard the saying, “stress kills.” It’s true!

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What Is CBD and Is It Addictive?

What Is CBD and Is It Addictive?

People frequently wonder what is CBD or what is cannabidiol? Cannabidiol is also called CBD, so these two are the same thing, and they are a compound derived from cannabis that is said to have medical and therapeutic benefits. Proponents of CBD say that it can help deal with conditions including inflammation, chronic pain, psychosis, anxiety, and seizures among others.

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CANNABIS EDIBLES: CONSUME MODERATELY AND RESPONSIBLY

CANNABIS EDIBLES: CONSUME MODERATELY AND RESPONSIBLY

Edible cannabis is one of the active diffusion processes out there. Unlike inhaled cannabis, edible marijuana is metabolized by the liver. Metabolized marijuana indicates that more Cannabinoids are transformed into valuable forms by the body.

When you consume an edible cannabis, the body creates more of specific metabolites of both CBD and THC Cannabinoids. This metabolite are stronger than cannabinoids alone. It also can pass the blood-brain block more efficiently. The efficient passage of such cannabinoid implies that you’ll get one dominant high from an edible.

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5 ways to consume CBD

5 Ways to consume CBD

CBD (Cannabidiol) has been around for ages, yet in recent years this cannabinoid found in hemp, cannabis and other plants has attracted quite a bit of attention from the medical community and those seeking out all-natural alternative options for their health.

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CBD - The Anatomy

CBD - The Anatomy

CBD increases the presence of our own naturally occurring cannabinoids. Learn how it works and what to expect.

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What is CBD?

What is CBD?

CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a chemical compound found in the Cannabis sativa hemp plant. It is the non-psychoactive component used in Hemp CBD oils and pet treats. On the other hand, its cousin THC is the psychoactive compound found in the Cannabis sativa marijuana plant. Junella Chin, DO, an osteopathic physician and a medical cannabis expert for cannabisMD states, “CBD is the non-psychoactive part of the plant, so what that means is [one] won’t have any effects like euphoria. [One] won’t feel sedated or altered in anyway.” Visit our History of CBD education center to find out more about the discovery of CBD.

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