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CBD for Lupus: How to Use CBD to Treat Lupus

5.0 01 The Lupus Foundation of America1cites that up to 1.5 million people are living with Lupus and 16,000 new cases are reported every day. Lupus is a condition that affects the immune system and is common in women aged 15-44 years. The condition drew public attention when Selena Gomez, a renowned singer, was diagnosed […]

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CBD For Rosacea: Possible Effects Of CBD On Rosacea

5.0 01 Cannabidiol (CBD) can be a viable option for treating rosacea, a chronic skin disease characterised by inflammation of the skin in the central areas of the face1 Rosacea showing up as red blotches, bumps and rashes, and causing various sociopsychological problems in sufferers. There are many traditional treatments available for this condition, but […]

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CBD for Tinnitus: Facts, Benefits, Use

5.0 01 Exposure to loud noise such as the cheering and music found in sporting events and in concerts can cause you to experience ringing inside your ears. If you have ever had exposure to this kind of noise, then you know firsthand how annoying and distracting it can get. Imagine a scenario where the […]

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CBD for Porphyria: Facts, Benefits and Use

5.0 01 Porphyria can be tough to manage whether you’ve been recently diagnosed with the condition or have struggled with it for years. Though there are people who are able to manage porphyria and not let the disorder come between them and their daily life, there are others who have had their entire world turned […]

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CBD for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

3.4 33 Would you consider cannabidiol as a possible treatment of the symptoms of PCOS? Success has been shown in CBD treating anxiety, pain, PMS, and sleep issues. CBD’s anxiolytic, non-psychoactive properties can be potentially be beneficial for PCOS patients and help them feel calm and relaxed and improve their sleep quality. What is PCOS? […]

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The Endocannabinoid System

4.7 03 One of the most significant physiologic systems used in enhancing human health is the endocannabinoid system. Endocannabinoids and receptors are in various body parts. Organs, immune cells, glands, connective tissues, and the brain all have endocannabinoids and receptors. The endocannabinoid system is focused on homeostasis. This means that it brings stability to the […]

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CBD and Maternity

3.7 09 It is often said that one can never be too careful when pregnant. Perhaps this is the major driving force behind the controversy surrounding the use of CBD during pregnancy. While pregnancy is one of the most remarkable experiences in a woman’s lifetime, it comes accompanied by numerous uncomfortable symptoms. These symptoms are […]

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CBD for ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)

3.9 12 Cannabis has great potential for treating a variety of diseases. Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of the non-psychoactive agents of hemp and studies have shown that CBD could positively influence many disease courses, including ALS1. What Is ALS? ALS or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis is a neuromuscular disease that affects movement in the body’s muscles. […]

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CBD for Osteoporosis

2.9 26 According to the International Osteoporosis Foundation1, Osteoporosis affects an estimated 75 million people in Europe, USA, and Japan. This condition is estimated to affect 200 million women worldwide – approximately one-tenth of women aged 60. What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis, or “porous bones”, is a medical condition which causes the body to lose too much […]

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CBD for Alzheimer’s Disease

5.0 02 Research provides more and more evidence that hemp has many health benefits for the human body. The main advantage of the hemp plant is that it has a lower concentration of THC and other components that make cannabis exhibit some psychoactive effects. In place of THC, the hemp plant has more concentration of […]

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CBD For Parkinson’s Disease

3.9 27 Parkinson’s disease is not an uncommon condition. Studies show that it comes second after Alzheimer’s disease. In the US alone, there are up to 60,000 new diagnoses of Parkinson’s disease in a year. What is Parkinson’s Disease? Parkinson’s is a long-term disorder of the central nervous system. Its symptoms start gradually and it […]

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The Antioxidant Properties of CBD

5.0 02 You have probably heard that antioxidants are good for your health. Why are people encouraged to eat foods that are rich in antioxidants? What exactly are these substances? What good do they do to the body? Simply put, antioxidants are substances that inhibit oxidation hence reducing oxidative stress. Oxidation is the process by […]

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CBD for Glaucoma

2.9 14 Glaucoma is a condition which causes damage to the optic nerves in the eye. This illness happens when there is a fluid building up in the front area of the eye. This fluid increases the pressure and gradually do harm to the optic nerves. These days, Glaucoma tends to be inherited from generation […]

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CBD for Autism

5.0 03 According to the World Health Organization, 1 in 160 children has an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). As a result of the escalated number of children suffering from Autism, it is essential for parents to understand ASD. To date, clinical studies have not been able to come up with an exact type of treatment […]

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CBD Dosage – How Much CBD Should I Take?

3.7 14 CBD is an acronym for Cannabidiol. A compound constituent found in hemp and cannabis that lacks the intoxicating and addictive effects associated with other cannabis compounds such as Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Due to this, it is legal, sold and used in many countries around the world. One of the most frequently asked questions we […]

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CBD for Hepatitis

5.0 02 What Is Hepatitis? Hepatitis is a condition defined by the inflammation of the liver. The disease is mainly caused by a viral infection although there are other probable causes. Such include toxic substances, e.g., alcohol, drugs or medications and autoimmune diseases. Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is a genetic, non-contagious, chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease in which the immune […]

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The History Of Hemp

5.0 01 The history of the hemp plant stretches back to 10,000 years ago. Carbon tests suggest that1 Hemp was used as far back as 8,000 B.C. Great Britain’s history2 indicates that cultivation of hemp has been done since 800 A.D. During the 16th Century Henry VIII told farmers to plant hemp plant in large amounts […]

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CBD For Crohn’s Disease

4.3 03 What is Crohn’s Disease? Crohn’s Disease is an IBD, short for inflammatory bowel disease. This condition causes inflammation all over your digestive tract so that you experience diarrhea, abdominal pains that are extremely painful and fatigue throughout the day. Malnutrition and rapid weight loss are also some of the other symptoms of this […]

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CBD for Menopause

3.0 06 Menopause is a “change of life” phase that marks the end of a woman’s child-bearing ability.  It’s characterized by a lack of menstruation for over 12 months. Menopause is supposed to be naturally occurring with no identifiable physiological and biological changes. However, it can be induced. It mostly occurs between the ages of […]

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CBD for Asthma

3.0 10 Statistics based on research from WHO1 estimates, 235 million people suffer from asthma. Asthma is the most common chronic disease among children. That’s not all, this percentage is rapidly growing over time. Although asthma is not classified as an exhausting condition, it could as easily turn your world upside down. Here is a breakdown of what this ailment […]

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CBD for Depression

5.0 02 For some years now, CBD has also been the subject of research and animal testing, as well as studies on humans to see how CBD could help with depression and anxiety disorders12 What Is Depression? Depression is a serious and common mental illness that negatively affects how you feel, think, and act. It […]

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Cannabis Sativa – Your Guide To Sativa Strains

5.0 01 What is Cannabis Sativa? Most budding cannabis enthusiasts notice that cannabis is divided into three different groups: Sativa, Indica, and Hybrid. A Hybrid is a combination of both Sativa and Indica. Sativa, Indica, and Hybrid belong to the same species with the same scientific name designated for all of the three. Cannabis Sativa […]

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CBD for Rheumatoid Arthritis

5.0 03 CBD has a wide range of applications and is a viable option for many people suffering from conditions, associated with pain. In this article we look at the effect CBD can have on rheumatoid arthritis. What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Rheumatoid Arthritis is a condition that results in inflammation, soreness as well as stiffness […]

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CBD for Migraines

5.0 03 A migraine is a severe type of a headache which is felt as an intense pain on one or both sides of the head. People who experience migraine can also have other symptoms. Some people experience nausea, vomiting, or they cannot stand light and sound. It is more common than one may think […]

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THC vs. CBD: Which One Should You Use?

5.0 02 What is THC? THC is the common name for Tetrahydrocannabinol which is a psychoactive marijuana ingredient. It is the ingredient responsible for making users feel “high” and euphoric. This relaxing feeling is achieved by targeting cannabinoid receptors in the brain. This affects things like coordination, pleasure and cognitive abilities. It also increases the […]

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CBD for Addiction

5.0 01 Addiction is defined as a disease by most medical associations. Like diabetes, cancer and heart disease, addiction is caused by a combination of behavioral, environmental and biological factors. Genetic risk factors account for about half of the likelihood that someone may struggle with addiction. The consequences of untreated addiction often include other physical […]

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CBD for Insomnia

4.2 04 How To Treat Insomnia With CBD Have you ever been awake for long hours at night unable to get sufficient sleep? Instead, you keep tossing on your bed trying to catch some sleep to no avail. High chances are that it might be Insomnia. According to medical experts, insomnia is the inability to […]

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What are Terpenes?

0.0 00 Terpenes are the organic hydrocarbons found in cannabis that give this plant and its flowers distinct flavors and aromatic diversity. In short, it is what gives flowers and plants their unique scent. In fact, this is the defense mechanism of cannabis to deter insects or deer from eating it. Like the essential oils, […]

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CBD for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

5.0 02 Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a neurological autoimmune disease which affects the central nervous system. This chronic and progressively debilitating disease is one of the most common of the autoimmune diseases, affecting young adults and middle-aged people. The way in which this disease progressively attacks the body makes it really difficult for patients to […]

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CBD and Drug Interactions

5.0 02 Can CBD Interact With My Medication? The answer is yes, Cannabis can interact with certain medications in positive and negative ways. CBD is generally safe to use but it is also known to have a few side effects. This is especially true when taking large doses of CBD. We already know that cannabis […]

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