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Senior Health And CBD

Senior Health And CBD, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: Seniors are one of the fastest growing segments of CBD users and with good reason. What is driving the senior health and CBD trend? CBD is used to treat a number of common conditions, including chronic pain, inflammation, seizures, insomnia, spasms, multiple sclerosis, and mental disorders such as anxiety and depression.… Read More
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Have You Tried Vaping CBD?

Woman Vaporizing, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: Portable electronic vaporizers or “vape pens” are becoming increasingly popular because they are a convenient, discreet, and presumably benign way to administer cannabinoids like CBD.  Vaporizing CBD has many benefits, including increased bioavailability and the faster onset of the effects, but what if any are the risks?… Read More
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Cannabidiol (CBD) And Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Senior Eyes, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: Age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is a medical disease that usually impacts adults over the age of 50. It causes a loss of vision in the macula (the center of the visual field) because of the damage that has occurred to the retina. The early stages of age-related macular degeneration may be experienced without any noticeable symptoms; however, a gradual or sudden change in the quality of your vision may be the first sign of the condition.… Read More
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Is CBD Useful For Treating Osteoporosis?

X-ray, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: Osteoporosis is a very common medical condition that afflicts at least 54 million people, and there are 3 million new cases in the United States each year. The condition causes bones to become weak and brittle. When osteoporosis occurs, the creation of new bone doesn’t keep up with the removal of old bone. … Read More
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Cannabidiol (CBD) For Chronic Neuropathic Pain

Electrical Nerve Stimulation, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: All pains are not equal. Doctors will ask you to rate your pain on a scale of 1 to 10. But, pain is much more complex than that, and neuropathic pain is its own unique problem — chronic, annoying, and excruciating for some. Regardless of the cause, neuropathic pain comes from damaged nerves. Powerful medications are often used as a treatment, however, these drugs fail to work nearly half the time.… Read More
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Dementia And Cannabidiol (CBD)

Grandmother And Adult Daughter, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: Nearly everyone has experienced losing their keys, forgetting a name, or walking into a room not remembering why at some point in their lifetime, now imagine that happening more frequently, combined with thoughts and behavior changes. For some this a harsh reality. Dementia is a group of conditions characterized by impairment of at least two brain functions, and it is life-altering.… Read More
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CBD, Obesity, and Weight Loss

Woman Measuring Waistline, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: When over two-thirds of American adults are overweight and one-third consistently weigh-in as obese, it’s clear, the United States is in an “obesity epidemic”. Being overweight or obese can increase the risk of many health problems, such as diabetes, heart disease, and certain cancers. … Read More
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What Are The Preventive Health Benefits Of A Daily CBD Regime?

Women Meditating In The Park, Credit: Stock PhotographySummary: A daily dose of CBD may be exactly what you need. CBD, or cannabidiol, is an exciting natural cannabinoid found in the stalk and seed of cannabis plants like hemp with some amazing preventative health benefits. How can CBD help you? When used as a dietary supplement, CBD can keep your body running at its best.… Read More