Posted: April 23, 2020
The use of cannabidiol, in the form of CBD extract or oil, has attracted considerable attention in recent years thanks to its potential curative properties, especially for the control of complexities and symptoms inherent in various types of cancer. Every day we have more studies to refer to that give a clearer picture about the potential and also limitations of CBD oils.
CBD for cancer management
Cannabidiol (CBD) is a Phytocannabinoid with no psychotropic activity that exerts some of its effects through modulation of elements within the endocannabinoid system. It is common nowadays to find publications suggesting that cannabinoids, especially CBD, have the ability to "cure" conditions of this type.
While such headlines can attract a lot of attention to drive research and collective interest, they
Posted: April 23, 2020
Psoriasis is a skin disease that can occur in people of different ages. It is thought that one of the factors that cause it is due to genetic background. After the increase in interest in the properties of Cannabidiol (CBD), it is known today that the use of CBD cream has excellent potential to help with this condition.
The following article describes the disease known as psoriasis, treatment with cannabinoids to alleviate the appearance of blisters on the skin caused by the disorder, and the future on the research of CBD.
What is Psoriasis?
Psoriasis is one of the most persistent and unpredictable skin irritations, considered to be an autoimmune disease based on genetic predispositions and hereditary. The condition is linked to rapid cell growth in the outer layer of the skin. These growths in the epidermis never mature. While a normal skin cell matures and goes from the lower layer of skin to the epidermis in about twenty-eight days, psoriatic cells form in approximately eight days, causing blister-like patches that lead to an excessive number of cells skin forming in a very short time. The condition is not contagious.
Psoriasis is characterised by the rapid multiplication of cells on the skin as a compensatory mechanism for attack caused by T cells.
T cells (responsible for attacking and removing external agents) are wrongly activated, causing a cascade of metabolic activity that mainly affects cells in the skin. Psoriasis is usually found as patches of skin
Posted: November 14, 2019
CBD oil can be added to pretty much any recipe. Some people swear by CBD edibles as they help to mask the taste (especially with full-spectrum varieties) and provide a natural way of taking their supplements at any time of the day. As CBD is fat-soluble it is generally best added to other fats - one of the reasons why we're now seeing so many infused oils hitting the shop shelves. So if you are looking for a fun and easy way to incorporate CBD into your lifestyle then edibles could be a great option to consider.
Why Fats Matter
Many of the CBD edibles you'll notice on the market tend to be cookies and cakes. This is not just because they're easily associated with 'the munchies' you'd likely experience with classic marijuana, but because the extract binds better with fats and absorbs easier into the body when included in these kinds of dishes. Examples of these recipes
Posted: November 12, 2019
A medicine used to treat epilepsy and another for multiple sclerosis, have been accepted for use by the British National Health Service. The decision was made after new guidelines were released by NICE, the drugs advisory body after research was undertaken on a number of products for various conditions. the two approved drugs are grown and were developed in the UK.
Epidvolex is a cannabis-based drug developed for children with severe epilepsy. The two types of epilepsy it is destined to treat are Dravet Syndrome and Lennox Gastaut syndrome. Both conditions can lead to multiple daily seizures.
The cannabis is taken as an oral solution which contains CBD, or cannabidiol, a naturally occurring component of cannabis plants. Trials have shown the medicine can reduce the amount of
Posted: November 05, 2019
Despite the health benefits associated with cannabis-derived products such as CBD Oil, this supplement has faced a lot of criticism in the past years. The good news is, the FDA recommended the approval of the use of CBD products as a health supplement. This is a significant milestone in the fight to legalize all cannabis-related products.
CBD Oil has been linked to a couple of health uses. Fully known as cannabidiol, it contains over 100 compounds that can combat a variety of health conditions. Are you interested in using this supplement? Below are the uses and health benefits of CBD Oil.
1. Pain Relief
This is perhaps one of the most common uses of CBD Oil. Since time in history, Marijuana has been used for pain relief. But thanks to science and technological advancements, scientists have isolated the compound responsible for pain relief, which
Posted: November 05, 2019
CBD oil is a hot commodity in the market. In fact, CBD brands do make a lot of money from selling this oil. Market experts say that this industry makes around $17 billion yearly, and the figure is expected to rise by 2025. But, should you invest in this business? Keep reading to find out.
Some years back, CBD was considered an illegal narcotic product in almost all countries. The government didn’t see any value of this substance at that time. They only viewed it as a substance that could make one high.
Today, although there are still governments who share that same opinion, most states have legalized this drug. CBD has many therapeutic properties that make people buy it every other day. Testimonials from users claim that it’s useful in curing anxiety, menstrual cramps as well as chronic pain. Some people also use it for managing withdrawal symptoms from different drugs such as opiates.
The CBD industry is therefore very profitable. Whether one is selling or planting this plant, they can get huge profits as long as they have the right strategy. Also, there is a satisfaction that comes when someone sells a product that can help another person recover from their ailment.
But how is the CBD industry? Well, just like any other industry, this one also produces profits at different stages. Now the amount of earnings in each stage varies depending on venture and other factors. Let’s take a look at these stages and their earnings.
Profit from CBD Farming
Any product relies on its resources. Without resources, a product will not exist. Raw materials are, therefore, essential because they are used in manufacturing that product. And this is not different for CBD oil. Farmers grow this plant that’s later converted to oil. There are three main stages of planting CBD;
Growing - is an expensive and labor-intensive stage. Profits will vary for each farmer as their crop size is different. If you want huge profits, however, one must ensure that their crop doesn’t have psychoactive effects.
Processing - this is also complicated as farmers should make sure that their hemp is being produced the same way. And that is tricky because after harvesting plants undergo different methods of extraction. When hemp plants are sold, they produce around $250-$350 per acre. However, some may produce more or less depending on some factors involved.
Manufacturing - it includes converting and packing this oil then distributing to vendors. Profits also got here depend on how much one sells. Someone with many buyers purchasing from them will make much profit.
Profit from Investing in CBD Oil Companies
Another excellent way one can get money is by investing in companies that sell this oil. However, it comes with many risks which include the legality of this business as well as a moral dilemma. Bear in mind that many people feel like selling or investing in CBD based products is morally wrong.
Nevertheless, investors can still invest in this business and get some good returns. Market experts say that this business is producing incredible profits which are expected to rise in the coming years. The growth rate is 27%, and this product is expected to maintain this rate for the coming six years. By this time, experts say that this market will either level off or start declining.
The earnings that you get depend on your investment. If you’re considering this option, we advise that you take enough time to figure which companies offer excellent investment opportunities.
Profit from Selling CBD Oil
Now, someone can also decide to sell this product and make money. CBD oil has numerous health benefits, and consumers are always buying it to improve their health. Vendors sell this substance to people who need it for medicinal purposes.
Sellers purchase this product in bulk from CBD oil makers, pack it into different quantities then sell to consumers who need it. Statistics rate this product as among the best selling in hemp products. When sold, its profit ranges from hundreds or thousands of money depending on a vendor.
Currently, over 40 million people purchase this oil which is packed in different quantities. A CBD affiliate program can also allow people to sell this product. You can, therefore, use this as a second income or a means of starting your own CBD business.
CBD oil is here for a long time. And those looking for a business opportunity can consider venturing into this industry. Since there is a rising demand for this product, its profit is also high. So if you’re out to make some money, you should start this business.