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...
Is CBD safe to use for kids and babies?
The thought of giving CBD to children and infants may seem scary to some. As CBD comes from the cannabis plant this doesn’t come surprising. Though it's derived from cannabis, CBD oil is not the same as recreational marijuana (or medical marijuana) and doesn't contain meaningful amounts of THC, the compound in marijuana that produces a "high". The oil, which is not physically addictive, is typically taken as a liquid under the tongue, via gel capsule, or as a cream.
Many parents have been telling their stories about how they have been giving CBD to their children and how they have seen a change and helped their child.
Normally when a child is sick, we all turn to over the counter medicine. Recently that is starting to include CBD products. But not only is CBD being used for Pain or sleeping problems, Parents are now introducing CBD into their children’s lives for other rea...
5 Important questions answered by Mary Jane Labs
1. Does CBD oil get you high?
One of most popular questions asked is, Will CBD get you high?
Well the answer to that is no! CBD will NOT get you high.
Cannabidiol (CBD) is naturally non-intoxicating. You may feel calmer when taking it as CBD’s effects are more relaxing vs a high feeling. Not only will CBD not get you high, but it actually counteracts the high effects of THC, which is the compound notorious for getting people high.
CBD oil usually comes from special hemp plants that purposefully contain little to no THC.
So, can CBD oil get you high? No. This is what makes it a great option for symptom relief for patients of all kinds. It’s also what makes it legal in many place...