CBD and You
Athletes require months-long training cycles to perform at the top of their game, but this road can leave an athlete’s body feeling destroyed. Many now turn to CBD to better recover from their workouts, ease the pain of training, and allow competition without restriction. But does CBD really work?
Many people with epilepsy, a chronic condition in which they suffer from recurring seizures, use anticonvulsant drugs to reduce the frequency and severity of their seizures. But when those seizures are not well controlled by these medicines, some patients find cannabidiol, or CBD, to be a helpful additional treatment.
In the United States, the risk of contracting a plague-like, infectious disease is quite low. But while communicable diseases are relatively controlled, new modern epidemics are at an all-time high. One of these new health threats is hypertension, or chronically elevated blood pressure.
Keeping the cardiovascular system running smoothly and in tip-top shape is vital to living a healthy life. We can do that by being active and eating right, but how about by incorporating CBD into our routine?
For years, a stereotypical image of the cannabis user has most often involved a couch-dwelling dude with a bag of crunchy snacks. Famous for inducing the “munchies,” past assumptions about the effects of cannabis use hardly bring to mind the image of health and vitality.
Now that hemp-derived CBD is decriminalized at the federal level, many parents have questions about the safety and effectiveness of CBD for children. In this article, we’ll cover some of the main questions that parents and healthcare practitioners may have about CBD for kids, including: How CBD works in the
When it comes to using CBD for medical purposes, there is not always much peer-reviewed research available. But when it comes to CBD oil and MS (multiple sclerosis), the research is actually further along than it is for many other conditions.
Anyone who deals with allergies or asthma knows that smoking — whether we’re talking cigarettes or cannabis — can just exacerbate the problem. So it’s not surprising that people would turn to the wide variety of smoke-free CBD products as an anti-inflammatory alternative.
Inflammation is a routine healing response within the human body. But our lifestyles and environment can cause the scales to tip from a brief, acute response to a chronic disruption.