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Treating Pain and Other Skin Conditions with CBD Topicals.

How effective are topicals? CBD is one of the compounds found in hemp and marijuana. Cannabinoids like CBD and THC work by affecting the endocannabinoid system responsible for regulating crucial body functions. CBD attaches CB1 and CB2 receptors and stimulates the release of hormones, and other natural chemicals in the body to help treat a range of conditions. CBD topicals penetrate the skin and are sometimes absorbed in the bloodstream ( in the case of patches). Cannabinoids in topicals attach to the endocannabinoid receptors found in the epidermis. They do not (have to) reach the bloodstream to take effect. Types of CBD topicals CBD can be infused in different media to give a myriad of topical products. CBD oils. CBD...

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CBD and Women's Health

Since its federal legalization in 2018, CBD has been widely adopted for its health benefits. Patients or users treat conditions like anxiety, insomnia, pain, epilepsy, and more with medical marijuana. Due to this, CBD has found many applications in women's health and wellness. CBD is easily accessible, and you can find CBD feminine products online or at dispensaries. This article delves deeper into how CBD can help women's health in issues regarding stress, sleep, and menstruation.CBD and Menstrual Pain The use of NSAIDs like ibuprofen during menstruation may accompany other side effects like stomach pain. CBD is a natural and safe alternative for treating menstrual cramps. During menstruation, the uterine muscles contract due to the action of prostaglandins. Oversecretion of...

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Introduction to CBD Products.

CBD products come in several forms and shapes. They each have their modes of use and mechanism of action. This post talks about different CBD products online in Colorado and their peculiarities. CBD Tinctures and Oils CBD tinctures and oils contain CBD in a liquid medium. Manufacturers employ glycerin or vegetable oils as the carrier medium for CBD oils. CBD oils can be used orally or incorporated into food and drinks. Oils are a great option for making homemade CBD edibles such as brownies. Tinctures are made by incorporating CBD oil/extract with an alcohol base. They are taken sublingually (under the tongue) for maximum effect. CBD oils and tinctures may take 20 minutes to up to 2 hours before they...

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