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What is CBD?

CBD is a compound found in the cannabis plant family. Contrary to popular belief, CBD does not come from marijuana (marijuana is actually quite low in CBD). Rather, CBD is extracted from industrial hemp, a cousin of the marijuana plant that contains very little THC but is very rich in CBD. By law, the industrial hemp plant’s profile can not contain more than 0.3% THC. CBD is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid, meaning you will not experience any sort of “high” effect when you use CBD.

Over the past couple of years, research has suggested that CBD may offer a range of medicinal benefits. Some of the ailments that people use CBD for include stress, anxiety, pain, inflammation, and trouble sleeping. These are only a few of the ailments that researchers are studying with regard to CBD. CBD is also becoming extremely popular among the fitness community. Many athletes have turned to CBD products to help aid in their recovery process.

When you use CBD, it interacts with your body’s endocannabinoid system. Every mammal has an endocannabinoid system connected through their central nervous system. Research suggests that CBD stimulates the body’s endocannabinoid system and helps promote homeostasis, promoting an overall sense of well-being and reducing the sensation of pain and inflammation.

CBD is growing in popularity and has become a fantastic alternative for managing certain ailments. Before using CBD, we always recommend you do as much research as you can and speak with your health care professional to see how it can work for you. With so many people out there finding relief, what are you waiting for? Don’t suffer any longer and give CBD a try today!

The statements made regarding these products have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

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