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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.

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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.

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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. But can you really use CBD oil

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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. But what about using CBD

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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.

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When people with post traumatic stress disorder re-experience a traumatic event, the flashback brings a hellish mix of sensory and emotional changes.

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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?

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Cannabidiol, or CBD, has become synonymous with all-natural health and wellness products. More and more people take it to help with minor aches, anxiety, and sleeplessness. But CBD is also gaining recognition as an effective alternative medication for more serious health conditions, such as arthritis.

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CBD, or cannabidiol, is increasingly touted as a miracle substance. And while research has shown CBD’s effectiveness in things like reducing seizures, there is a lack of scientific evidence to support many other common health claims. So, what do we know about using CBD for diabetes?

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As CBD becomes more well-known for its therapeutic and medicinal benefits, it’s emerging as an additional option for already heavily-prescribed disorders. In fact, there’s been considerable interest in CBD oil from people with ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. 

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