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April 18, 2018

How Does Cannabis Oil Treat Narcolepsy?

Scientists are still uncovering exactly how cannabis oil treats narcolepsy. What they do know is that narcolepsy is a sleep disorder where patients feel overwhelming fatigue during the day, wanting to sleep during normal activities. They also battle to sleep at night as their sleep is constantly interrupted and they suffer vivid nightmares. Cannabis oil can treat sleep disorders like narcolepsy. Taking cannabis oil at night will improve the quality and length of sleep, hopefully reducing that terrible feeling of fatigue during the day. And if the patient with narcolepsy can stay alert during the day, he/she will then be tired at night, ready to sleep. CBD for Alertness, THC for Sleep Cannabidiol (CBD), one of the main cannabinoids found in cannabis, is a natural and alternative therapy for most human conditions, from the common cold to cancer. It has no side effects and can keep the user alert during the day, if doses are small and frequent. On the other hand, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is a psychoactive cannabinoid which is illegal in many parts of the world. It can help people to sleep better. When we sleep, we go through several cycles of REM (Rapid Eye Movement) sleep and NON […]
April 17, 2018

What are the Differences Between THC and CBD Cannabis Oils?

Cannabis is a fascinating plant with enormous healing capabilities. This is thanks to the many different cannabinoids within cannabis, the two most common and well-used being THC and CBD. What are the differences between THC and CBD cannabis oils? This is something we will break down here. A THC-infused cannabis oil is very different from a CBD-infused cannabis oil. They look different, taste different and react differently inside your body. Why would you take CBD and not THC? Or vice versa? THC or CBD, that is the Question THC is tetrahydrocannabinol, the only psychoactive cannabinoid in cannabis. CBD is cannabidiol, a cannabinoid free from side effects but packed full of healing abilities. THC is also nature’s incredible healer, but in different ways. CBD and THC react in different ways to cannabinoid receptors in our bodies and brains. THC copies an endocannabinoid called anandamide, which activates the CB1 receptors, found mainly in the brain – therefore instilling a sense of euphoria and increased appetite.  CBD prevents THC from binding with receptor CB1 – which shows when it mitigates the high THC would cause and it reduces the anxiety THC would cause. THC is illegal in most parts of the world because […]
April 12, 2018

Medical CBD and Your Immune System – Boost It

Medical CBD and your immune system are the perfect jigsaw puzzle that fit together – so boost it. Boost your immune system with medical CBD today, whether you are already exceedingly healthy, or feeling a bit flat or have an illness or chronic disease. Sometimes we need to look a bit deeper than just using pharmaceutical drugs to “cure” our many maladies. Using pure plant extracts is the way to health. Eating pure plant products is the way to health. You can boost your immunity doing both of these – eat pure plants as food and consume pure plant extracts as medication. Cannabis is the right medication for all your health needs, if taken responsibly. We promote two main cannabinoids or chemical compounds found in the cannabis plant – cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are both magical natural therapies that can successfully treat pain and inflammation, nausea and vomiting, stress and anxiety and insomnia and energy levels. When you start to use medical CBD to boost your immune system, it is best to first understand what the immune system is exactly. What is the Immune System? The immune system is complex and intricate and a system within all of us […]
April 10, 2018

Why is Cannabis Oil Good for Thyroid Cancer?

Many people out there do not know why cannabis oil is good for thyroid cancer. Or any cancer, for that matter. Cancer is a debilitating, chronic disease which affects millions of people worldwide. Cancer of the thyroid is just one cancer that can be treated – and cannabis oil is one natural remedy that is good for it. In America alone, there will be an estimated more than 52 000 new cases of thyroid cancer this year (40 000 of these affecting women). There will be an estimated 2 000 deaths from this cancer this year, 1000 of these being women. Thyroid cancer can be cured if found early on – doctors use surgery, chemotherapy, hormone therapy and radioactive iodine. These treatments have negative side effects which can be debilitating. Cannabis oil is a non-intrusive, gentle medication which has no side effects and really is good for thyroid cancer. Why is the Thyroid so Important? The thyroid is a fascinating little gland that sits in the neck / throat area and has a very important job to do. This tiny gland excretes hormones that affect the health of the cells, tissues and organs in the body. It is there to […]