Chronic regional pain syndrome.
When it comes to pain syndromes like CRPS, often the medications prescribed can be addictive or harmful to the body if used for a prolonged period. This is why so many people are looking to CBD hemp oil for their chronic pain. CBD oil is non-addictive, you don’t grow a tolerance, and there are no over-dose risks when taking hemp oil.
Is CBD what you need for your CRPS?
What is CRPS?
Chronic reginal pain syndrome is when you experience chronic pain usually in one limb. The pain can spread to other limbs and can vary in severity and duration.
Pain is considered chronic if it lasts for longer than six months and the limbs CRPS most often effects are the arms, legs, hands and feet.
CRPS is most common in women, but it can happen to anyone at any age but the risk peak...
Right now, 1.5 million people have Lupus. The treatment options for Lupus are extreme because the disease is so extreme so many people are starting to look into CBD Oil for treatment. Cannabis oil has some of the same healing potentials the harsher drugs have without the harmful side effects.
Could CBD oil be the treatment that helps lupus patients get back to their pain-free lives?
What is Lupus?
Lupus is an incurable chronic autoimmune disease that can damage any part of your body. Your skin, organs, and joints are all susceptible to its wrath. Typically, our body makes antibodies that help fight off any pathogens that may have entered our body and can do us harm. When you have an autoimmune disease, your body can’t tell the difference between friend or foe, so it j...
Have you fallen into a rut of sadness where nothing you do brings you joy? You might not have other symptoms of depression, but for some reason nothing is satisfying. You may have developed melancholic depression, and CBD oil may be able to help.
CBD oil has shown in studies to be effective in reducing symptoms of depression, including symptoms that also occur in melancholic depression. By elevating chemicals that are usually lacking, elevating chemicals that offer a boosted mood, and elevating chemicals that promote neurogenesis, CBD oil may be a valid treatment for melancholic depression.
What is Melancholia?
Melancholia is a type of depression, but it has a distinct quality of mood that cannot be diagnosed as severe depression. When you have melancholia, you are...
Its safe to say that Bonfire and New years eve is the least favourite times of the year. We see nice bright lights and big bangs but dogs experience anxiety and fear!!
Keeping your pup at home, closing all the doors and windows, and wrapping them up in an anti-anxiety shirt are all ways to help them cope with fireworks. But for dogs with serious anxiety, it might be time to try something new.
CBD oil is a safe, all-natural solution to a number of canine health issues. It does things like relieve pain from arthritis and stop seizures, and it also plays a big role in easing anxiety in dogs. Here’s what you need to know.
What is CBD Oil?
Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of over 100 different cannabinoids found in cannabis plants. It’s found in both marijuana and hemp, and once it’s...
Mental illness, also called mental health disorders, refers to a wide range of mental health conditions, disorders that affect your mood, thinking and behaviour. Examples of mental illness include:
Many people have mental health concerns from time to time. But a mental health concern becomes a metal illness when ongoing signs and symptoms cause frequent stress and affect your ability to function.
A mental illness can make you miserable and can cause problems in your daily life, such as at school or work or even in relationships. In most cases, symptoms can be managed with a combination of medications and talk therapy (psychotherapy).
Signs and symptoms of mental illness can vary, depending on the disorder, circumstances and other factors. Mental...
Is CBD safe for teenagers?
CBD can be used to relieve a variety of ailments in children and can even be found in medicine thanks to the FDA’s recent approval of the first cannabis-based CBD medicine for childhood epilepsy.
But what about teenagers?
First, here’s a quick review on CBD and how it works.
An acronym for cannabidiol, CBD is the second most abundant cannabinoid, (following THC), found in the cannabis plant. A major difference in the two compounds is that CBD is completely non-intoxicating. THC however, is the compound responsible for giving user...
CBD for Anorexia. How can it help?
Anorexia is an eating disorder and a serious mental health condition.
People who have anorexia try to keep their weight as low as possible by not eating enough food or exercising too much or both. This can make them very ill because they start to starve.
They often have a distorted image of their bodies, thinking they are fat even when they are underweight. Men and women of any age can get anorexia but its most common in young women and typically starts in the mid-teens.
Symptoms and signs of anorexia:
Helping Schizophrenia with CBD Oil
Threating psychiatric disorders is never an easy task. The brain is a complicated organ, and science is still working to unlock its mysteries.
Doctors often describe schizophrenia as a type of psychosis. This means the person may not always be able to distinguish their own thoughts and ideas from reality.
Schizophrenia is a sever long-term mental health condition. It causes a range of different psychological symptoms.
Symptoms of Schizophrenia:
Some people think Schizophrenia causes a “split personality” or violent behaviour. This is not true!
CBD to help Veterans
For many of us pain is understandable. It’s a part of everyday life, but the psychological trauma that our military veterans live with is something entirely different. During 2014-16, the rate of probable PTSD among ex-regular veterans was 7.4%, compared with 4.8% among those currently serving as regular personnel, the study found. Former military personnel who deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan were more likely to report the symptoms of PTSD.
Unfortunately, mental health issues carry a sigma and many veterans won’t admit that they can see so often no one pays attention to it.
Only 50% of veterans that return from service will seek help. There’s a stigma attached to getting help, so much that many veterans turn to self-medication which leads to substance abuse and addiction.
Symptoms and treatment
Approximately 11-20 out of every 1...
Can you breast feed while taking CBD?
As a breastfeeding mother, you know how much it is important to monitor what you consume, like certain foods and drinks are off limits. But the big question is, can you use CBD while breastfeeding?
These days CBD oil is all the rage and regardless of whom you speak to, some one will be preaching about the benefits of medical marijuana or its safer offspring, CBD oil. Nature’s healing tincture has earned its stellar reputation thanks to its ability to significantly reduce anxiety, treat arthritic pain, and also help overcome insomnia. So, with the number of people flocking to try the formidable medicine for a multitude of different issues, it is not surprising that expecting mothers are now wondering if CBD could ease the effects of postpartum issues like postpartum depression, anxiety, aching joints and even weight gain. This begs the all-important question that occupies the minds of breastfeeding mothers worldwide following p...