What is CBD?
CBD /Cannabidiol is found in hemp and marijuana plants. Hemp contains a lot more CBD than marijuana plants, which contain mostly THC ( The High Causer ) and a small amount of CBD. CBD is a non-psychoactive molecule found in cannabis /hemp plants . CBD is a major phyto-cannabinoid . Extensive research has demonstrated that CBD is a powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory and inhibits the growth of cancer cells , while sparing healthy cells in the body . CBD will not make you or your pet high .
IN 2003 , The US Federal Government obtained a patent on Cannabinoids stating : Cannabinoids have been found to have antioxidant properties useful in a wide variety of diseases, such as inflammatory diseases and have applications in the treatment of a wide variety of neurodegenerative diseases .
Published studies have found cannabinoids , including CBD , have the following medical properties :
Anti-emetic -reduces nausea and vomiting
Anticonvulsant -suppressed seizure activity
Antipsychotic – combats psychoses disorders
Anxiolytic /Anti-Depressant – combats anxiety and depression
Anti-Cancer- inhibits growth of cancer cells , while sparing healthy cells in the body
Antioxidant – combats free radical damage
Anti-Inflammatory -combats inflammatory disorders and pain