How does medical CBD oil work for pain relief?

CBD oil is a natural method of pain management.

Because CBD (cannabidiol) does not have a psychoactive effect, it is often regarded as a relatively mild treatment for a wide variety of health issues. It offers relief without producing any kind of “intoxicating” effect, in other words, and often can help relieve symptoms of pain with few side effects. When the alternative is pain […]

How CBD oil differs from marijuana, while providing multiple health benefits

What is CBD oil and exactly what can it do? Is it a cure for all of your ills? There are many misconceptions about cannabidiol (CBD) oil and what it does, and it’s important to understand the basics before picking the best strain for your needs. With that in mind, we’d like to take a […]

CBD topical vs CBD oil for pain – What works best?

CBD has recently become incredibly popular around the world as the firm grip of cannabis prohibition starts to loosen and researchers study the plant. There are many ways to take CBD in order to get its benefits, such as tinctures, oils, and topical creams. CBD extracts can be expensive, but with good reason. They are […]

Top 5 high CBD weed strains

With CBD taking the marijuana industry (not to mention the rest of the world) by storm, it’s no surprise that growers have been trying day and night to develop high-CBD strains of Marijuana. These strains are bred with the aim of having a high CBD content, with a combination of either a high THC content, […]

CBD drug Interactions: Can you OD on CBD oil?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is taking the world by storm as a treatment for several common health issues. While companies need to be very careful about making unproven health claims, CBD oil is fast becoming a popular treatment for a broad range of health ailments. These range from the likes of pain relief, acne and anxiety to […]

Have Anxiety?

A small 2010 study found that cannabidiol could reduce symptoms of social anxiety in people with a social anxiety disorder (SAD). Brain scans of participants revealed changes in blood flow to the regions of the brain linked to feelings of anxiety. In this study, cannabidiol not only made participants feel better but also changed the way their brains […]

Feeling Stressed?

Evidence that CBD Soothes Stress & Anxiety Beyond the glowing testimonials of individuals who successfully treat their anxiety with CBD oil, there is also a growing body of scientific evidence that CBD works. Most research has been done in rodents. A recent review discusses 32 different rodent studies that tested CBD’s effects on anxiety — and only […]

Have Pain?

Arthritis pain A study in the European Journal of Pain used an animal model to see if CBD could help people with arthritis manage their pain. Researchers applied a topical gel containing CBD to rats with arthritis for 4 days. Their researchers note a significant drop in inflammation and signs of pain, without additional side effects. People using CBD oil […]

Need Sleep?

CBD may help you sleep! Cannabidiol — also known as CBD — is one of the main cannabinoids in the cannabis plant. Cannabinoids interact with your endocannabinoid system, which helps your body maintain a state of balance and stability, or homeostasis. Unlike tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD isn’t psychoactive, meaning it won’t get you “high.” Instead, it has a range […]