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Pros and Cons for CBD Oil in Muscle Recovery

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Pros and Cons for CBD Oil in Muscle Recovery

Cannabidiol, commonly known as CBD, is a naturally occurring compound that has gained popularity among people around the world and for numerous reasons. In this article, we take a look at the pros and cons of CBD oil in muscle recovery. In this case, we will base our discussion on the good and bad sides of CBD oil for athletes/people with active lifestyles. Note that CBD oil can help to relieve health problems such as anxiety, depression, reduce seizures and also combat insomnia. Other reasons why CBD oil consumption has become widespread is the ability to treat arthritis and back...

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What is CBD and where does it come from?

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What is CBD and where does it come from?

What is CBD and where does it come from ? Firstly, what is CBD? CBD stands for Cannabidiol and is a cannabinoid that is found within the flowers of the hemp plant. For many years CBD has been hidden behind the THC cannabinoid that is the physco-active element of the hemp plant. With this element erased to just a trace amount people are able to see the benefits of using CBD as a food supplement without experiencing the high associated to the hemp plant.  Sure Pure CBD is extracted from hemp flowers that are grown in Spain, Hemp is legal...

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NHS pain specialists are putting up notices in their clinics telling patients not to bother asking for medical cannabis.

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NHS pain specialists are putting up notices in their clinics telling patients not to bother asking for medical cannabis.

NHS pain specialists are putting up notices in their clinics telling patients not to bother asking for medical cannabis. Original content from UKCSC.co.uk   The move has been made presumably in an attempt to spare specialists the embarrassment of having to explain their actions to their patients face-to-face. One such notice photographed and passed on to the UKCSC reads: “Following advice from our professional associations the pain consultants and allied clinical staff will not be recommending or prescribing medical cannabis for chronic pain patients. In our opinion the risk of serious side effects far outweighs any reported benefit.” The notice...

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The scientific/medical reason CBD oil is so beneficial to health

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The scientific/medical reason CBD oil is so beneficial to health

The scientific/medical reason CBD oil is so beneficial to health What is the Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency Syndrome? Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency Syndrome (CEDS) is an umbrella term for a group of illnesses, including fibromyalgia, migraine and irritable bowel syndrome. A growing number of respected scientists in the medical community think low levels of endocannabinoids are the root cause of these devastating conditions. Medscape says there is scientific evidence suggesting endocannabinoids play a role in inflammation, insulin sensitivity, and fat and energy metabolism. What Are Endocannabinoids?Human and animal bodies synthesize endocannabinoids naturally. In fact, the prefix “endo” means “made in the body.”...

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