Cannabidiol (CBD)

Cannabinoid

Cannabidiol [Cannabidiol]

Definition:

Cannabidiol refers to cannabidiol, and it is the second most common active component in marijuana (marijuana). CBD is extracted directly from the hemp plant, a cousin of the marijuana plant, and is an essential component of medical marijuana.

There is much anecdotal evidence about the health benefits of CBD. Further research is warranted to determine the specific dose to produce its beneficial effects and discover its side effects. CBD is known to help people with the following conditions:

  • Epilepsy
  • Pain
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep disorders
  • Cancer
  • Heart disease
  • Acne
  • Psoriasis
  • Diabetes

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