Anxiety, Depression and treating it with Cannabidiol

Anxiety and depression are two of the most common mental health concerns in the world today. In fact, the chances are fairly good that you, the reader, have dealt with (or will deal with) a clinically-diagnosable level of anxiety of depression at some point during your lifetime—whether it’s lasting or temporary. According to statistics released by the Anxiety and Depression …

Cardiovascular Issues and How CBD Could Help

Heart disease is—and has been for decades—the leading cause of death in the United States. As many as a quarter of the deaths in the country can be attributed to heart disease, particularly in the case of males. Often, those dealing with known heart conditions are given a directive to improve diet and exercise and are prescribed some sort of …

Tourette’s Syndrome and the Possible Cannabidiol Answer

When you hear the words “Tourette’s syndrome,” chances are you have a particular image in mind: a young child, perhaps thrashing about, swearing at his parents and saying unspeakable things in public. While it’s certainly the most famous and dramatic portrayal of the condition, Tourette’s syndrome can affect an individual of any age, and is usually more subdued, involving a …

Kick (cigarette) butt with CBD oil

“That’s it, I’m quitting for good!” Thousands have said it, have declared being finished with smoking cigarettes forever, but not all manage to pull through. The mere mention of quitting cigarettes can bring a sympathetic grimace to any face, as we all know that nicotine cravings are notoriously tough to beat. Fortunately for those seeking to kick the butt completely, …

Chronic Pain and The Benefits of Cannabidiol

Chronic Pain If you’re at all familiar with cannabis or cannabidiol (CBD), you’re probably well aware of its use in the medical realm as an option for the treatment of pain. The analgesic benefits of CBD via the body’s endocannabinoid system have been well-researched, with numerous clinical trials supporting claims of its effectiveness for pain.  But those who suffer with …

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CBD an Antipsychotic?

CBD an Antipsychotic? Studies have shown CBD may relieve psychotic symptoms associated with schizophrenia, according to research by University of Cologne in Germany. Schizophrenia affects about 1.1 percent of the population, or approximately 2.4 million adults in the United States. CBD continues to surprise researchers with the variety of common health benefits it provides. An increasing number of scientists, physicians …

CBD vs THC

CBD vs THC It’s 420 so I thought it was a good day to cover the real differences between CBD and THC. I’m a huge CBD evangelist but that’s not to say I don’t enjoy and  love the experience of ingesting THC. I’m self employed and I live in a recreational state where I can legally buy marijuana and smoke …

Insomnia

Insomnia One of the few side effects of CBD is tiredness, that’s what puts the “chill” in Just Chill Products but for many, it’s what they seek out in the natural herb. Since pharmaceuticals for aiding sleep pose risk for addiction and leave you feeling groggy the next day, it’s best to go the safe route with non-habit forming CBD. …

CBD Is A Possible Treatment for MS

Scientists at the Cajal Institute used animal models and cell cultures to find that CBD reversed inflammatory responses and served as durable protection from the effects of multiple sclerosis. Mice with 10 days of CBD treatment had superior motor skills and showed progression in their condition. Using this information, researchers concluded that CBD has the potential ability to reduce various …

CBD and Crohn’s Disease

CBD and Crohn’s Some scientists say CBD could be an effective treatment for bowel diseases like Crohn’s Disease. THC and CBD interact with the system that controls gut function in the body, something that Crohn’s patients suffer issues with. The component of cannabis’ anti-inflammatory ability brings a lot of relief to those suffering from this condition. I found a first …