Most of us are familiar with hormones, but what are they exactly?
Hormones are chemical messengers that are produced in the Endocrine system and play a vital role in regulating important functions in our body, including metabolism, growth and reproduction.
Ideally, our hormones should be produced at a regular rate, however, if the body is producing too much or too little of s hormone, this can have serious effects on the body. This is referred to as hormonal Imbalance.
Hormonal fluctuations can occur naturally during puberty, menopause and perimenopause, but they can also be caused by toxins or an unbalanced lifestyle.
Common symptoms of hormonal imbalance include menstrual irregularity, weight gain, mood swings, vaginal atrophy and hair loss.
Cannabinoids talk to the Endocrine system
Just like Endocannabinoids, hormones are biochemical messengers involved in many aspects of our physiology. Our growth, behaviour, sleep, s...
For all those Autumn and CBD lovers, let combined the two together.
At https://maryjanelabs.co.uk/ we have put together a few Autumn CBD Oil Latte recipes to get you through those chilly mornings and evenings that are coming up.
One might argue that it is easier to buy ready-made beverages from shops or cafes but if you’re like me, there is something much more comforting about making your own hot autumn beverages and curling up with a blanket and reading a book.
Making your own drinks at home is so rewarding. You can customize the flavours and control the level of CBD. All it takes is practise, patients and a little guidance.
If you have just started CBD, you probably don’t want to use very much of it. This is not because CBD will cause you to get high like its other cannabinoid cousins, (such as THC), if you are new to CBD there is no need to use to much oil because you would simply be wasting it...
Easy CBD breakfast recipes
Want to try something new to your morning routine? CBD is the new popular and growing product every one is talking about.
So, one of the best ways to start your day could be with CBD. The key to feeling the benefits of CBD at work in to be consistent.
Top make consistency easier, and to get out the rut of easy to grab breakfast routine, at https://maryjanelabs.co.uk/, we have put together a list of different ways to add CBD in to your morning routine.
Drinking CBD in the morning
One of the easiest ways to get CBD in the mornings is in a beverage. Weather your like coffee, tea or a smoothie, adding a little CBD can be a great pick me up. Even if you skip breakfast, you will definitely need to rehydrate with a morning drink.
CBD Mango smoothie...
Whenever feeling stressed or discouraged, we lose out on so many opportunities. Stress affects all our behaviour and we become hyper, depressed, aggressive etc. it adversely affects our mood and also out work pattern and doing daily activities.
Life will always throw obstacles at you. It is not a walk in the park but you can make it easier to tackle them by keeping tour behaviour and mood swings under control.
In order to feel energetic and refreshed, a person will look for different alternatives like touring, indulging in sports, dance, music, going for walks or even following something you enjoy, like a hobby. Its been proven that doing activities you enjoy can affect your mood and turn it from feeling sad to feeling happy. A person will always want to keep themselves active and focused, with out letting any aliment or similar obstacle affect his work. Work is worship – this proverb has really made our lives meaningful and has taught us to be sincere and dedicated t...
Is CBD good for dieting?
CBD (Cannabidiol), is a natural compound gaining a lot of popularity in the natural heath world. CBD is one of the compounds called cannabinoids in the cannabis plant. Some people believe that CBD can aid weight loss but does it work?
There are many possible uses for CBD, from fighting acne to reducing anxiety. Researchers are also looking at the possibility that CBD can help people lose weight and reduce their risk of experiencing issues associated with weight, such as diabetes and metabolic disorder.
CBD and we...
During the week of June 23, 2018, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a cannabis-based drug for the first time in history. Epidiolex is the first drug to have achieved the high standards and rigorous criteria the FDA requires before approving a cannabis-derived drug for medical therapy.
Epidiolex is not yet licensed in the UK but is currently going through the licensing system.
In the meantime, the unlicensed medication can be prescribed for patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome (both rare forms of epilepsy).
What is Epidiolex?
Epidiolex is medical cannabis is a broad term for any sort of cannabis-based medicine used to relieve symptoms.
Epidiolex is a highly purified liquid containing CBD (cannabidiol).
CBD is a chemical substance found in cannabis that has medical benefits.
It won't get you high, because i...
CBD (cannabidiol), Is continuing to make headlines in the medical world for its multifaceted functions. CBD has proven itself to be an effective treatment and can help relieve pain, anxiety, inflammation, mood disorders, degenerative diseases and much more.
Although CBD’s newfound popularity is great, it also comes with some cons. As always, the case with a big boom in the consumer market, there is surely to be false products. There is an increased popularity that stores and brands will sell CBD of a poor quality. Even worse, some products don’t even contain CBD at all.
CBD may help with Autism
Can CBD Treat Autism?
CBD may very well be a viable treatment for autism, a neurodevelopmental condition that affects 1% of people worldwide.
To better understand how CBD’s potential in treating autistic children, let’s provide an overview of what autism is, and how it is currently being treated.
What is Autism?
Autism is a serious developmental disorder that impairs the ability to communicate and interact. While treatment can help people with autism, the condition cannot be cured (as of current).
It is often referred to as autism spectrum disorder (ASD), referring to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviours, speech, and nonverbal communication, all of which impa...
CBD is all the new rage now, with it being recommended to help symptoms with various illnesses and conditions, from chronic pain, anxiety and depression to insomnia, epilepsy and drug addiction.
But in order to better understand how CBD should be use, you need to first understand what CBD is, how it affects your body and how effective it is in helping you get better nights sleep with out conventional medication.
Cannabidiol, (CBD) is one of the 100+ cannabinoids found in the marijuana plant. It can also be extracted, and it often is, from the hemp plant, aka marijuana’s 'kissing cousin.' But while THC is the most popular cannabinoid due to is psychoactive effects, CBD is the most talked about.
Although it can be extracted from both marijuana and hemp, CBD can’t get you high no matter how much of it you consume, unlike THC. Yet the general public tends...
Living with Asperger’s for both children and adults is a challenging journey. You have to go through therapy and take medication throughout your life. Most important, you need a healthy support system and with the perfect balance, you can live a completely normal life.
There’s no known cure for Asperger’s syndrome. Patients have to choose a management strategy that works best for them. One of the alternatives that most patients have tried with reasonable success is CBD oil drops.
Patients with Asperger’s syndrome have reported improvement with certain issues like anxiety making life easier.
What is Asperger’s?
It’s a development disorder considered to be a form of high functioning autism. Asperger’s affect social skills and once, it was considered a stand-alone diagnosis. Today it shares the same spectrum wi...