What is CBD?
Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of over 100+ compounds found in the cannabis sativa plant, which are known as phytocannabinoids or cannabinoids. CBD and THC are the two primary cannabinoids. CBD is non- psychoactive, meaning it does not get you ‘high’ and THC is psychoactive. CBD is found in abundance in the hemp variety of cannabis sativa and THC is naturally present in only a trace amount and is federally regulated, in the U.S., not to exceed 0.3%.
What are the benefits of CBD?
CBD and THC, as the primary cannabinoids, are the most researched and studied compounds of the cannabis sativa plant: both have been demonstrated to have many therapeutic benefits. CBD has been shown to have the potential to promote a vast range of benefits to human and animal health, without producing psychoactive effects, including:
Cannabidiol, or CBD, is quickly becoming part of modern colloquial language as more people recognize the benefits of this cannabinoid in health and wellness. Second only to delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, CBD is being referred to as a potential answer to a multitude of issues
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