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What does CBD do?

CBD or cannabidiol is being studied for its varied health benefits. Because CBD interacts with the endocannabinoid system mainly by inhibiting breakdown of anandamide, it’s therapeutic potential extends to many biological processes within our bodies.

Does CBD help with anxiety?

Research has shown that CBD may help alleviate anxiety. Evidence from both animal and human studies shows that cannabidiol may exert a broad range of anxiolytic effects on the body by interacting with several receptors known to regulate fear and anxi

Can CBD help with acid reflux?

CBD’s effects on the endocannabinoid system may be useful in treating acid reflux and alleviating common symptoms such as nausea and pain. Because research on the topic has been limited, these conclusions are mostly based on theory and anecdotal evid

Does CBD help with depression?

Various animal studies have found CBD may exhibit antidepressant-like effects. One mouse study found that cannabidiol may induce dose-dependent antidepressant-like effects both 30 minutes after a single administration and 7 days following treatment.

Does CBD help you sleep?

CBD has been found to exhibit sedative effects in medium to high doses and studies have established a clear link between CBD and sleep. Although relatively few clinical trials exist, research suggests that CBD may be a useful sleep aid capable of all

Does CBD work for pain?

Research has found that CBD may help alleviate both inflammatory and neuropathic pain. Studies also show that CBD taken in conjunction with opioids is more effective than opioids alone, suggesting its use may help patients reduce opioid dosage. Resea

Does CBD help with nausea

Studies have shown that CBD may help alleviate both nausea and vomiting with limited or no side effects. Research suggests that CBD helps with nausea by reducing the release of nausea-inducing 5-HT. 5-HT receptor antagonists are a class of medicines