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  1. How can CBD help with Obesity?


    At least 62% of adults in England are classified as overweight or obese. More than two-thirds of men and almost 6 in 10 women are overweight or obese.


    With how easily accessible foods and desk jobs are, its no wonder some of us are putting on some weight. Stress eating, depression and poverty also contribute to these problems.


    While CBD can give you a raise at your job, it can help you lose excess weight.

    Taking some inches off. CBD can help with your trouble spots by encouraging your body to use your fat for energy.

    CBD can help with the pain of exercising
    Chronic pain is extremely common with obesity. People tell you just to work out more and go exercise, but they don’t understand that you are in tremendous pain. A nasty cycle of a pain keeping you from exercising w...

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  2. Can CBD Oil be a valid treatment option for Tourette’s syndrome?

    CBD is becoming a revolutionary treatment option for all kinds of disorders, and neurological disorders are reaping the rewards as well. People who have Tourette Syndrome have been finding relief through using medical cannabis because of its ability to regulate our endocannabinoid system. Researchers, doctors, and patients have become extremely interested in medical marijuana because of its ability to help mediate brain activity.

     

    What is Tourette Syndrome?

    Tourette Syndrome is a neurological disorder where the person afflicted has involuntary muscle movements or vocalizations we know as “tics.” A lot of people with Tourette’s can control their tics in some fashion, delaying or reducing the severity of their outburst. These tics are more like compulsions that build up enough tension to where the person needs to satisfy the urge t...

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  3. 4 Skin Problems that you can solve with CBD

    CBD oil is a natural active ingredient derived from the Cannabis sativa industrial cannabis species. CBD cannabinoid has so many positive effects on the human body, we often joke that every person has at least one ailment CBD oil could help with. CBD is used to relieve insomnia and chronic pain, and to help relieve autoimmune diseases, anxiety and depression. It is also popular as a natural remedy against insomnia and as an additional boost for the immune system. Lately, the use of CBD oil for the skin has also been gaining a lot of attention. Because the skin has its own endocannabinoid system to which the CBD cannabinoid binds, it is effective in a wide range of skin problems. What skin problems does CBD work on best?

     

    • CBD and psoriasis

    Psoriasis...

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  4. The Benefits of CBD for MMA Fighters

    An increasing number of athletes are turning to the use of Cannabidiol to aid their recovery. The benefits of CBD for MMA fighters are numerous. The typical mixed martial artist trains hard and pushes their body to the limits. That is why it is the latest addition to their supplement regimen. After any MMA training session or contest, the body will be sore. It is not just the muscles that will ache, the body may sport cuts and/or bruises. CBD will enhance the recovery process and speed up the body’s ability to heal itself.

     

    Pain Management for MMA Fighters

    CBD has little or no negative side effects. Certainly, none that compares to those associated with opioids and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). For example, opioids can be dangerous and highly addictive. In contrast, ...

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  5. CBD Oil for Dog Dandruff

    Dog dandruff is a very unpleasant condition to deal with. In the beginning, as pet owners, you may not notice your dog is struggling with it. However, as time goes on, you’ll start to see that your dog has very dry skin. The dry skin may begin to flake off and eventually result in scabbing. It doesn’t help that your pup is probably scratching themselves all day.

    That’s what we’re going to tackle today; let’s learn more about what dog dandruff is. Then, we’ll discuss the causes and treatment methods you can use to relieve your dog of those unwanted, itchy symptoms.

    What is Dandruff?

    There are two common types of dandruff:

    Primary Seborrhea: This type of dandruff is rare and commonly found in your dog’s genes.

    Secondary Seborrhea: This type of dandruff is more common in dogs. Typically, secondary seborrhea is in dogs that experience allergies and/or diseases...

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  6. Can CBD help restore Hormonal balance?

    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...

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  7. How does CBD actually make you feel?

    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.

     

    CBD

    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...

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  8. Menopause symptoms CBD could help ease

    Cannabidiol is a chemical that occurs in cannabis plants. It is possible that cannabidiol oil could help to treat the symptoms of menopause.

    Most of us never seriously consider menopause until we find ourselves on its doorstep — woefully unprepared to deal with its many symptoms. Some of us might not even recognize these symptoms during the early stages of perimenopause. But the sooner we notice and proactively respond to the changes happening within our bodies, the better our future health.

    Unfortunately, you may have discovered that the medical system is also woefully unprepared to deal with the symptoms of menopause. Previous generations of women were so quiet about “the change” that the medical system is only just now waking up to the needs of peri- and post-menopausal women. So, like many others, you may be turning to traditional herbal medicines for support — because our great- great-grandmothers were probably on to something.

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  9. CBD Oil for Oral Hygiene

    CBD Oil for Oral Hygiene

    Brushing, flossing, and in most cases, mouthwash is essential for taking care of your teeth. However, when you have a mental illness like depression or a physical condition that makes everyday activities difficult to do, you can fall behind in your routine. Developing cavities and gum disease are the most common punishments for neglecting oral hygiene, but with research suggest that CBD Oil may be able to help.

    Cannabidiol may help with oral hygiene by regulating the endocannabinoid system as well as horning antifungal and antibacterial properties.
    Studies suggest that you may be able to drop a few drops of CBD Oil on your toothbrush or take it sublingually to help your mouth heal from the damage caused by the bacteria or fungus growth.

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  10. Summer Skin care with CBD

    Summer Skin care with CBD

    Unless you live in a location with very little seasonal change, you may notice that summer skincare has unique requirements. Increased UV exposure from longer days and better weather, changes in humidity, outdoor activities and pesky insect bites . . . Taking the good with the bad, summer is still awesome. Your skin can be too!

    Lucky for us, hemp infused products are great tools to carry through the warm weather seasons ahead to help soothe and ease our skin when it gets tested by the elements.

     

    What is CBD?

    CBD stands for Cannabidiol. For many of us, when we hear CBD we automatically think “marijuana”. However, while both marijuana and CBD are deri...

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