CBD: Better for pain than opiates?

There’s no denying that today’s common opiates – morphine, codeine, hydrocodone, oxycodone, and others – are often efficient at managing pain. However, there’s an epidemic of abuse around the world, and for many people, these medications are doing more harm than good. Medical cannabis is a viable alternative for many different reasons, but the lessened […]

How cannabidiol (CBD) affects pain

Chronic pain can affect almost every aspect of your life, and does not always respond to traditional medical treatment. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the most well-known cannabinoid and the compound responsible for the high that recreational users seek.  It is also the compound which binds to the cannabinoid receptors found most prominently in the central nervous […]

CBD oils for cancer patients

Cancer patients often undergo treatments that come with terrible side effects. Nausea, loss of appetite, fatigue, mental fog and pain are all very common. Ongoing research on CBD oil shows that it can help lessen the severity of some of these side effects, and it may even help slow or stop cancer growth. CBD Oil Slows the […]

How cannabidiol works with the brain

People these days are looking for natural remedies for a variety of conditions. One product that is showing quite a bit of promise is cannabidiol (CBD). A number of scientific studies have been performed on cannabidiol, and here is what you should know about how it works. What Is Cannabidiol? Cannabidiol, or CBD, is the […]