Entries by Wendy Stone

How to Get Rid of Phlegm

Getting rid of mucus and phlegm can seem like an endless task when you are sick or suffering from allergies, but there are steps that you can take to speed up the process of expelling excess phlegm from your system. Mucus and phlegm are necessary to protect your respiratory system, but when you are sick, […]

Natural Nasal Spray – How To Make It and When To Use It

For those who suffer from allergies, using traditional nasal sprays may actually be worse than suffering from the sneezing and stuffy nose. Since allergies are an overreaction by the body’s immune system to a non-threatening intrusion by pollen, ragweed, mold, and the like, using medicines is the wrong approach to treat the symptoms. That’s why […]

All You Need To Know About CBD

People have been known to take and use cannabidiol for a lot of things indeed. Some of its uses have certainly been controversial too. There is a lot of confusion when it comes to what it is and also how exactly it affects the human body. Cannabidiol, which is also known as CBD, actually has a lot of health benefits, but you, should know that it poses with some risks too. In this article, I will attempt to explain what CBD is and also all about its potential health benefits and how one can use it as well. I will also make sure to list out some potential risks with issues that surround the legality of CBD in the United States Of America.

In June of 2018, the country’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved the prescription use of Epidiolex which was a purified form of CBD oil because it helped when it came to the treatment of epilepsy. CBD is actually one of many compounds in the cannabis plant. Researchers have actually been looking at so many possibilities for the potential therapeutic uses of CBD. CBD oils are actually oils that contain concentrations of CBD, and the concentrations are actually used in many ways, and it could even vary in the oils.

Many people ask if CBD is marijuana, and until recently, the best-known compound in cannabis was delta-9 which was also called THC. That would be the most active compound or constituent of marijuana. It is known to actually have both THC and CBD as well. But, you should know that these have very different effects. THC has been known to have some psychoactive side effects on the person that consumes it. The person starts getting a “high” when they try and smoke it or when they use it in the food that they are cooking. This would be because THC breaks down when we tend to apply some heat and then introduce it into the body. But, you should know that CBD is actually very different and unlike THC, it is not psychoactive. That means that CBD does not change the state of mind of the person when they use it. But, CBD does tend to produce a lot of significant changes in the body, and there is also some research that suggests that it has a lot of medical benefits, which is actually one of the main reasons why it is legal in some states in the United States Of America.

CBD has become famous because it has been known to be a great pain relief solution, and it also seems to have a lot of anti-inflammatory properties as well.