CBD Oil’s Benefits for Mental Health
Over 20% of the population suffers from some form of anxiety. From children to the elderly, anxiety effects people of all kinds.
If you have anxiety, you know that it is a constant effort to relax your body and mind and many skeptics ask whether CBD oil is the newest snake oil, or whether can it really help anxious symptoms, without causing side effects. With that said, lets take a look at what CBD has done for people.
CBD has been show to calm the brain and support the hippocampus, which is a brain area important for healthy emotion and memory. It helps reduce the feelings of loneliness, help with autism symptoms, and even lower the effects of (PTSD). CBD Oil’s effects on reducing stress and anxiety in a safe non-invasive way is making it a huge new proponent in people’s daily wellness routine.
Additional Benefits of CBD:
CBD has been show to help people with the following conditions as well:
CBD reduces antipsychotic symptoms which can help those with schizophrenia.
CBD has been shown to modify the way the brain relates to addiction making it helpful for people with substance abuse problems.
In animal studies and test-tube studies, it has been shown that CBD has anti-tumor effects and prevent the spread of lung, colon, brain, prostate and breast cancer.
CBD treatment can reduce diabetes by 56% and reduce inflammation.
Below we answer some common questions regarding CBD Oil:
What is CBD oil?
CBD Oil (Cannabidiol) is a naturally occurring cannabinoid constituent of cannabis, derived from hemp, that does not contain THC, and thus is not psychoactive. Unlike marijuana, derived from the cannabis sativa plant and which does contain THC, CBD is legal in all but four states and a growing number of countries.
Is CBD safe?
Yes, CBD is very safe. So safe the FDA-approved use of CBD for epilepsy studied in kids who were prone to seizures.
Is CBD oil legal?
Yes. CBD that comes from hemp is legal in all 50 states.