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Can CBD help dogs with pain and arthritis?

This is a question we are asked constantly. We are not allowed to diagnose or give advice about treating your pet. I can tell you that dogs have an endocannabinoid system like humans do. If you do want to give your dog CBD, it would be best to give them water soluble CBD. A dog will not be able to hold CBD oil under its tongue so would be pointless giving them it. The water soluble can be added to...

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Water soluble CBD, how does it work and what is the best technology? Liposome encapsulation or Nanotechnology?

The risks of nanotoxicity to human health and the environment The widespread use of manufactured nanomaterials in consumer, industrial and agricultural products will dramatically increase our exposure. Study of the negative health impacts of exposure to very small particles in air pollution, coal and silica dust, welding fumes and asbestos is informing the emerging field of nanotoxicology. Much more research is needed to understand the health risks of nanomaterials already used in hundreds of products world-wide. New technologies need far...

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Water Soluble CBD UK

Why water soluble CBD is better than standard CBD oil

Water soluble Vs CBD oil Rudimentary knowledge of chemistry reminds us that oil and water do not mix. Since our bodies are mostly water, water soluble compounds travel through the body faster and more efficiently. The issue with other products on the market remains that our bodies cannot as effectively absorb CBD when swallowed in it’s natural oil state. Our 100% natural water soluble alternative to traditional CBD oil offers a more effective solution with little to no waste. When compared to CBD...

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CBD and hormone imbalances in women

CBD might be able to help with the symptoms of normal monthly hormone fluctuations and those that happen during puberty and menopause. Mood swings Many women suffer with anxiety and depression as part of their menstrual cycle and during menopause. Oestrogen and progesterone affect levels of serotonin, the so-called happy chemical that influences mood. Research shows that CBD activates serotonin receptors and that in animal models, it shows anti-anxiety and antidepressant effects. Bloating During menstruation, the uterine contractions that occur throughout your cycle are more intense. This...

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Cannabidiol Prevents Severe Lung Inflammation That Kills COVID-19 Patients

CBD oil and hormones: can cannabidiol restore hormonal imbalance?

We look at how CBD oil could possibly help with hormone imbalances. Crying spells, trouble sleeping, emotions all over the place, and to top it all off, you can’t fasten your favourite jeans? You could be experiencing the highs and lows of a hormone imbalance. Hormonal imbalances can happen when levels fluctuate from what’s normal for you. These essential compounds affect every cell in your body, meaning that even a minor hormonal imbalance can cause a ripple of undesirable effects. CBD is an...

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Can CBD oil help you sleep?

If you struggle with insomnia and have problems sleeping at night, you might have considered turning to CBD oil. Cannabidiol (known as CBD) has a number of known health benefits, including easing symptoms of anxiety, pain and stress. But is CBD oil an effective treatment for insomnia or will it keep you awake? We speak to Healthspan Medical Director Dr Sarah Brewer about using CBD oil as a natural sleep remedy: While there's still more scientific research to be done, preliminary studies have been...

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Cannabidiol Prevents Severe Lung Inflammation That Kills COVID-19 Patients

Can cannabidiol (CBD oil) alleviate multiple sclerosis symptoms?

CBD oil will it benefit you? We take a look at the research and speak to the experts regarding CBD oil and multiple sclerosis. Cannabidiol – commonly known as CBD oil – has a number of proven health benefits. Along with treating pain, epilepsy and anxiety, anecdotal evidence suggests that CBD oil may help in alleviating multiple sclerosis symptoms. But what exactly is CBD oil and could it be the solution for MS sufferers? We speak to Janice Sykes, Information Officer at MS Trust, about the...

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Can CBD oil be used to treat Parkinson’s disease?

We speak to leading expert in cannabis medicine Dr Dani Gordon about the benefits and potential risks factors associated with using cannabidiol for Parkinson's treatment. Cannabidiol - more commonly known as CBD oil - has taken the world by storm thanks to a number of proven health benefits. As well as being used to treat pain, anxiety, sleep problems and MS, anecdotal evidence points towards CBD being effective at easing symptoms of Parkinson's disease. But can CBD oil really be used as a...

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Does CBD Oil Help Arthritis

Does CBD Oil Help Arthritis?

CBD oil has been hyped as a natural organic solution for nearly all that ails us – from chronic pain and depression to anxiety and so much more. But does CBD oil help arthritis pain and inflammation? What is CBD? Two kinds of the cannabis sativa plant, hemp (male) and marijuana (female), produce chemical compounds called cannabinoids. Cannabidiol (CBD) is the 2nd most prevalent type of cannabinoid and a major anti-inflammatory. THC – another cannabinoid – is the psychoactive cannabinoid,...

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