cannabis oil

November 1, 2017

What is Hemp Oil?

What is Hemp Oil? We hear many of you ask, “What is Hemp Oil?” There is so much focus these days on cannabis oil so where does loyal hemp fit in? Hemp oil comes from the hemp plant which is part of the Cannabis species. The oil comes mostly from the seeds but the entire plant can be pressed for its oil. When the oil is cold pressed, it is nutty in taste with a green shine and is super healthy. This nutritional oil has enormous health benefits but once refined, it loses this awesome colour and all the innate goodness. Hemp oil does not contain any tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) which is the psychoactive chemical compound found in the Cannabis plant. Hemp oil vs CBD and THC Hemp oil differs from both THC and cannabidiol (CBD) oils in several ways. While hemp oil and cannabis oils are derived from the same Cannabis Sativa, this one plant contains several unique chemical compounds all of which affect the body in different ways. CBD oil is like hemp oil and is recognised as a mostly lawful health panacea. The relevant cannabidoids are taken from the plant for medicinal purposes, not for that high that […]
October 25, 2017

Does Cannabis Oil Have Any Side Effects?

Does Cannabis Oil Have Any Side Effects? Does cannabis oil have any side effects? That is a good question as many people want to take the medication but do not want to suffer undue discomfort. The cannabis plant is highly regulated in many countries because parts of it can cause addiction and people were using it mainly to make money and to get high. Two of the main chemical compounds found within the plant, cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), are cannabinoids which have remarkable health benefits for human illnesses – but they also come with certain side-effects. It seems that the side effects from using THC are worse than those from CBD as THC gives you the high – it is a psychoactive compound. CBD oil needs to be taken carefully, according to the right dosage which fits the ailment. Side effects have been recorded, including low blood pressure, hallucinations, dizziness and depression – but every patient reacts differently to every medication. How Does it Feel to Take CBD? So much has been written about the positive effects of cannabis oil but we do also need to understand that such potent chemical compounds do have side effects. The side effects […]
October 24, 2017

Cannabis Oil for your Overall Health

Cannabis Oil for your Overall Health It would be perfect if we could take just one panacea to deal with all our health needs and issues. We would choose cannabis oil for your overall health because we know what it is and how it works. Read on to find out more about this amazing herb that comes from Central Asia and is brimming with healthy compounds that provide therapeutic benefits. Cannabis or marijuana is a powerful plant that contains numerous cannabinoids, known to react well with the human immune system to keep the body in balance. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the strongest and most common cannabinoid found in the cannabis plant – and well known for its psychoactive qualities.  It is not legal in all countries because of this but has remarkable healing properties which should be legalised. Meanwhile people can take CBD, cannabidiol, for their overall health as it can cure all kinds of ailments. Cannabis oil that contains CBD should definitely find a place on your bathroom shelf. Use cannabis oil for these ailments: Skin protection – apply cannabis oil containing CBD to the skin as a cream to assist you with cell regeneration. Use it to cure acne […]
October 23, 2017

Cannabis Oil Can Treat Breast Cancer

Cannabis Oil Can Treat Breast Cancer Women are worried about breast cancer and the good news is that cannabis oil can treat breast cancer. Every woman knows at least one woman who has had breast cancer, or who is currently undergoing Chemotherapy for breast cancer. Read more about leading research into treating breast cancer with cannabis oil. This disease is the subject of much medical research and great strides are being made into finding out how to stop tumors in the breast from growing and spreading. Cannabinoids Fight Cancer Cells With breast cancer now the most common cancer to affect women, it seems vital that researchers look at the potential power of cannabis to reduce cancerous tumours. The two main phytocannabinoids found in the cannabis plant (THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, and CBD, or cannabidiol) could assist doctors to treat 3 subtypes of breast cancer. If a patient is told they have triple negative breast cancer, they may as well try cannabis oil as this cancer is hard to beat. Cannabinoids have an anti-cancer effect as they leave healthy cells alone to tackle the cancerous cells. THC and CBD have shown that they can interact with the body’s innate endocannabinoid system (ECS) […]