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does cbd work as an appetite suppressant

Having trouble staying away from the refrigerator?  Eating too much – as well as eating the wrong foods that add on the pounds – seems to be a chronic problem among Americans.  In some of its latest statistics, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that in 2017-2018, the age adjusted...

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CBD and alcohol

Wondering if you should mix cannabidiol (CBD) and alcohol? After all, there now is a trend among some craft breweries to infuse their beer with CBD.  Since CBD is already popular in gummies and a number of other edibles, including it in beer provides yet another way to consume it...

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menopause symptoms and how cbd cab

In order to help manage symptoms of menopause, such as hot flashes, mood changes and weakening in the bones leading to osteoporosis, many women rely on conventional treatment methods, such as hormone replacement therapy (HRT). But others are opting for more natural remedies, including diet...

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can you control diabetes with cbd

The effectiveness of CBD as an anti-inflammatory agent has raised the question whether it can be helpful in controlling diabetes, an inflammatory condition, which according to the Centers for Disease Control and prevention (CDC) in 2017, affects just under 10 percent of the U.S. population or around 30.3 million people.

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CBD and controlling allergies

Do you face spring with mixed emotions? As much as you love the arrival of warm weather, if you suffer from allergies, spring can be a real nightmare. After all, how can you enjoy being outside when you are suffering from a stuffy or runny nose – or both – watery and even itching eyes? Spring allergies can seriously affect getting through the day.

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cbd in substance abuse and withdrawal

The use of illegal drugs is a global problem. The most recent figures from 2018 indicate that 5.4 percent of the global population used illegal drugs in 2018, although the problem of illegal drug use and abuse varies from country to country.[1] Among Americans, 11.7 percent 12 and over use illegal...

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Most people know someone with arthritis. You may be suffering from it yourself. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that in the United States, 23 percent of all adults, or more than 54 million people, have arthritis. 

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cbd for acne

If you are suffering from acne, you are far from alone. Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States, affecting up to 50 million Americans annually. While acne usually begins in puberty and affects adolescents and young adults, it can occur at any stage of life.

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Enthusiasm for CBD or cannabidiol is part of a con¬sumer trend to transition from over-the-counter or prescription drug use, including opioids, to natural remedies for health and wellness...

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Client wondering about CBD
Are you suffering from lower back pain? Is lack of sleep making it difficult to concentrate at work? Do you wake up feeling anxious but don’t know why? These are just some of the reasons

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Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death around the world, reports the World Health Organization. More people die annually from CVDs than from any other cause.

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CBD Weight loss products
Resolved to lose those extra holiday pounds or maybe 2021 is just the year to get back into your “fighting” weight? Whatever the reason and whatever your weight loss goal, CBD may be

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CBD and Your Digestive System

Stomach upset? It’s not uncommon. In fact, 40 percent of people have at least one symptom of digestive issues at any one time. An upset stomach is actually just one of those problems.

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Increase Your Energy With CBD

When it comes to a natural remedy for a range of health and wellness issues, you don’t need to look much further than CBD. The ingredient has become the go-to solution for a growing number of consumers seeking relief from joint and muscle pain, inflammation, and anxiety and stress, to name a few conditions.  

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How CBD Benefits Healthy People

CBD or Cannabidiol has become part of the health and wellness of millions of Americans. One in seven Americans use products containing CBD, the non-psychoactive compound found in cannabis, according to a new survey.

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The research on CBD indicates that it covers a range of conditions. Pain, anxiety and depression are among the key reasons that consumers are turning to CBD, although reasons for usage

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While it’s not a cure-all for everything, research continues to indicate that Cannabidiol (CBD) can help in the treatment of an array of health and wellness issues. To understand why, you first need to know exactly what is CBD.

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Good Gut Health

Who hasn’t had a “gut feeling?” You know that instinct or intuition you get about something or someone without any facts or even logical reasoning to support it.  The belief that your gut or digestive system is where your emotions are derived has been around since biblical times.  The notion probably came from the fact...

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Is CBD Oil Addictive

Is CBD addictive? It’s a common question asked about CBD oil. The answer is no and here is what you need to know about what is CBD oil and why it’s not addictive.  CBD is one of the most abundant cannabinoids found in Cannabis sativa, a flowering plant, of which industrial hemp and marijuana are two varieties...

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With so much going on around us, getting away from it all sounds very appealing. However, getting away may not be possible owing to demands of work, family and in some cases restrictions on travel because of the pandemic. But fortunately, there is another way to get away from it all...

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CBD oil vs CBD tinctures vs CBD capsules

What is CBD

When it comes to your health and general well-being, you want choice. After all, no one product works the same for everyone and even if it did, you may have a preference about the delivery system. There are pills and capsules, topicals, dermal patches, tinctures and more. With that in mind, you wouldn’t want just one...

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Endocannabinoid System and CBD Work Together

To fully understand how cannabidiol (CBD) helps in reducing pain, easing stress, aiding sleep and more, you need to first understand what is the endocannabinoid system (ECS). The ECS is a vital molecular system that plays a very important role in maintaining homeostasis, which is the body’s efforts to maintain stable...

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what to expect taking cbd for the first time

Not only are a lot of Americans using (cannabidiol) CBD, these users represent all age groups.  A survey conducted in January 2019 found that an estimated 64 million Americans had tried CBD in the previous 24 months. Among those users, CBD was most popular with people in their 20s with 40 percent of that age...

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hemp leaves and cbd oil

Over the past few years, Cannabidiol (CBD) has been making its way into the medicine cabinets of consumers looking for a more natural way to deal with pain and lower stress than prescription drugs. Now estimated to reach sales of $22 billion by 2022, which represents a compound annual growth rate of 150 percent...

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woman used cbd running with no pain

Any athlete knows that you don’t get to the top of your game without putting in the time and effort. This applies to professional and non-professional sports. But that effort doesn’t come without a price. On the field as well as during training, athletes risk getting hurt.

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pain and inflammation in arm

When it comes to wellness, you hear a lot about how to reduce inflammation in the body.  Maintaining a diet high in tomatoes, olive oil, fatty fish, nuts and other foods touted for their anti-inflammatory properties is strongly encouraged to reduce inflammation in the body. But what exactly is inflammation, what causes it...

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Remember when “an apple a day kept the doctor away.” Times have changed. With the trend for self-care on the rise, many consumers are turning to cannabidiol (CBD) for wellness. Research indicates that CBD is becoming an important tool to seek relief, relaxation and overall wellbeing. Some 36 percent of stressed-out...

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woman with beautiful skin

If you suffer from eczema, you know how profoundly it can affect your life. Most everyone experiences some skin irritation at some time in their life, often caused by an allergic reaction to pets, food, insect bites or chemicals. But eczema takes that irritation to a whole new level.  It’s a chronic non-contagious inflammatory skin condition that brings on...

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ways to help with anxiety

We’re experiencing a lot of anxiety at this time. The coronavirus pandemic had already taken its toll on Americans when we were flung into a situation of national social unrest. A study taken at the height of the pandemic by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) found one third of Americans showing signs of depression or anxiety.[1]  Even in times less...

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image of man with back pain

“Oh, my aching back.” When is the last time you uttered those words? If you are like many Americans, it probably wasn’t too long ago. Maybe just the other day.  Georgetown University Health Policy Institute reports that back problems are among...

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health wellness trends

What’s in store in health and wellness for 2020? As 2019 drew to a close, industry pundits weighed in with their expectations for trends in products and services that consumers will be looking for to improve their mental and physical well being and look better. We’ve gathered some of these forecasts from around the Web...

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cbd oil blog

Many people are asking about CBD oil and for good reason.  It’s enjoying a great deal of popularity because it has the unique characteristic of being both a natural and yet state-of-the-art ingredient for managing pain. CBD or Cannabidiol is a cannabis compound. While not new, CBD has over the past few years...

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Walk into any health food store or dispensary these days and you’ll find shelves lined with CBD (cannabidiol) products for a variety of health and wellness needs. If you are like many of today’s consumers seeking alternative medicines and green living, CBD may be the answer for you. CBD is a non-psychoactive component...

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Confused about CBD and THC? Both are chemical components found in marijuana. However, Cannabidiol or CBD is the active non-psychoactive component marijuana; THC is the ingredient that gives you a “high.” CBD is gaining popularity because of its anti-inflammatory, anti-anxiety and pain-relieving properties.

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