Cannabis is famous for its active component – THC, which, as we know creates psychoactive effects in the human body. But, THC is one of various psychoactive substances found in cannabis, which have vital healing elements.
CBD cannabidiol contains a lot of healing elements so it has been used in applications for different diseases and disorders. Some known facts and benefits with CBD treated disorders and treatments are:
- Antibiotic-resistant infections
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Anxiety attacks
- Vascular and muscle relaxing
- MS (Multiple Sclerosis)
- Chronic pain
- Schizophrenia & Psychosis
Cannabinoids are transformation items that have been found only in cannabis. But, latest researches reveal that they do not exist only as cannabinoids in hemp. Human body is a good receptor for the cannabinoids, so a part of nervous system has been named as Endocannabinoid system.
Scientists were astounded with the fact that there are receptors in the human body for the cannabinoids. Hence, they concluded that if there are receptors without consuming cannabis, then there will be endogenous cannabinoids. Cannabinoids function on cannabinoid receptors on cells that block neurotransmitterrelease in the brain. The healing elements in the cannabinoids may bring back chemical, physical and neurological balance.
Cannabidiol benefits are many. The oil is beneficial for human body when used for;
- Pain relief
- Reducing contractions in small intestine
- Suppressing appetite
- Relieves anxiety
- Reducing vomiting & nausea
- Reduce seizures and convulsions
- Tranquilizing, used to manage psychoses
- Increases efficacy of the immune system
- Suppresses muscle spasms
- Reduces nervous system degeneration
- Reduces risk of artery blockage
- Reduces blood sugar levels
- Treats psoriasis
- Treats fungal infection
- Kills or slows bacterial growth
- Inhibits cell growth in tumors/cancer cells
- Promotes brain tissue growth in alcoholism
- Promotes bone growth
- Reduces nicotine craving
CBD oil has been recognized as a means of relaxation, but its popularity is gradually rising. Use of CBD oil being very new, there are many things to be learned about its benefits.