By now, you’ve probably heard about CBD and thought, “what’s the deal with that?” If you’re anything like me when I have a question, then you’ve probably researched it and know all about it. If not, you’re in luck because I’m here to set the record straight. People use it medicinally. It has been suggested to fight cancer and epilepsy. I’ve even heard about people using it while at work. To learn more, read on and let me know what you think in the comments section down below.
What’s the Deal with CBD? Here’s What You Need to Know
Is CBD marijuana?- Marijuana contains CBD and THC. THC is what gives users a high. CBD is different. Unlike THC, it is not psychoactive. This means that it does not change a person’s state of mind when they use it. It’s derived from hemp and marijuana plant, and it won’t give you any high.
What are the positive effects?- There are so many benefits of using CBD. It will promote balance, reduce inflammation, decrease blood pressure, and possibly kill cancer cells. It can reduce pain, anxiety, and depression, and even prevent diabetes.
What are the negative effects?- At the moment CBD is completely unregulated, so that’s something to consider before trying it. Some of the adverse effects include dry mouth, drowsiness, and lightheadedness. Although it’s not for everyone, it could be an alternative relief from those suffering from the ailments above. You just have to consider everything before trying this out.
How can you take it?- It comes in oil that you can ingest. You can also smoke it and take it orally in the form of edibles, lozenges, beverages, tinctures, and gel caps. It can also be applied topically.