CBD – short for Cannabidiol, comes in various formats depending on your needs. Whether it be Oil, Soft Gels, Bath Bombs. It is said to be the healthiest compound in the hemp plant that has been known to make the user feel calm and relaxed but not high or stoned in any way.
It’s also known to have positive health benefits, without causing psychoactive effects. You can read more about the source of our research on our About Our Resources page.
As human beings, we produce many of the same Cannabinoid compounds as the hemp plant (Anandamide). There’s an extensive regulatory system inside all of us called the Endocannabinoid System. This signalling system allows our organs and cells to communicate with each other to balance internal processes. Explaining why we have had such a strong and instinctive connection with the super plant for thousands of years.
To confirm, CBD is a 100% legal in the UK. THC is currently the illegal psychoactive compound. The Government is re-evaluating the laws on this and we could see THC become legal in the near future.
Today, Hemp & Cannabis is one the most sought-after super plants on the PLANET which has made a massive impact across the health, wellness and beauty industry. A true life-style product that won’t be going away.
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What is CBD known to help with?
We cannot say that CBD cures cancer, stops seizures and eases chronic pain, wouldn’t THAT be something.
However, the power of one Cannabinoid is being researched globally with millions of people believing it has helped in a vast range of mental and physical struggles.
The reported benefits of cannabinoids/CBD include:
• Anti-inflammatory benefits
• Suppression of cancer cell growth
• Prevention of tumour growth and development
• Anti-viral activity
• Relief from muscle spasms
• Natural relief from pain
• Eases addiction withdrawal symptoms
The National Cancer Institute have recently acknowledged that CBD and cannabinoids may also be effective in relieving the side effects of cancer treatments. There is a lot of on-going scientific research and online literature about the subject. Check out this article in relation to cancer treatment from The Healthy Food House.
New research is also indicating that CBD may also benefit several other conditions such as;
• Alzheimer’s disease
• Low mood/ anxiety
• Neuropathic pain/Fibromyalgia
• Degenerative diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
If you feel you would benefit from trying CBD, especially combined with other natural remedies such as turmeric, mint and raspberry, our in-house team can discreetly advise you.