Cannabidiol or CBD as commonly known has elicited mixed reactions and sparked global debates in the recent days. While gone are the days when Marijuana was a hush-hush topic left for a few, today, more research has been conducted to reveal that this product contains some components with high medicinal value. And yes, CBD is one of those compounds in marijuana which highly constitute to its medicinal nature.
While much debate has been revolving around THC and CBD with questions being asked on which among the two is of higher benefits to marijuana user, what is crystal clear is the fact that both serve different purposes and as such, cannot be aligned in a competing position.(opinion though). Why do I say that? While THC is known to cause the feeling of being high, CBD, on the other hand, is non-psychoactive and therefore does not get anyone high. However, CBD is known for its ridiculously amazing medicinal value.
What are some uses of CBD oils?
Aids in withdrawal process
Research shows that inhaling CBD could result in considerable reduction of the number of cigarettes one smokes in a day. It follows that CBD oils play a major role during withdrawal process and should be used as one set out on a mission to break away from nicotine addiction.
Used in the treatment of skin infections
Research also indicates that CBD oils have been found to cause healing to skin infections like acne. It was confirmed that this compound is an effective anti-inflammatory agent. It is, therefore, suitable for use in skin care products.
Reduces numerous aspects of Multiple Sclerosis
In a research conducted by some researchers, it was confirmed that CBD has quite an effect on MS. It reduces various aspects of multiple sclerosis to considerable levels.
It is used in the treatment of Crohn’s disease
With its anti-inflammatory property, CBD has been found to cause considerable rectification along the gut. This makes it quite effective in the treatment of Crohn’s disease since the main issue affecting Crohn’s disease patients emanates from their gut.
Treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder
With its anti-inflammatory and anti-anxiety properties, CBD oils can be used in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder. This is possible because the patient is made to become bold and confident and less anxious.