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November 6, 2017

Treating Lupus with Cannabis Oil

Treating Lupus with Cannabis Oil More people are treating their lupus with cannabis oil thanks to its innate ability to fight inflammation. If you combine medical cannabis with an alkaline diet this will assist your fight against inflammation. Lupus patients say that when they incorporate cannabis oil into their daily health regime, they immediately feel better. Read this article to find out how cannabis oil can successfully treat your lupus. What is Lupus? Lupus is an autoimmune disease that has more than 400 different forms and can be a debilitating condition where inflammation is rife. Lupus affects mainly the joints, brain, skin and kidneys. Inflammation is the body’s way of fighting off infections and maintaining the innate homeostasis. Sick people are usually rife with inflammation as the immune system tries to heal the condition. If you have Lupus, you need to deal with the inflammation first. Different Strains of the Disease Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) causes terrible pain, damage to tissues, swelling and other very uncomfortable side effects. The body’s immune system becomes agitated and antibodies attack healthy tissues which they think are damaging viruses or bacteria. There is no cure for lupus. Doctors tend to prescribe medications which cause […]
November 1, 2017

Cannabis Oil for Dogs

Cannabis Oil for Dogs You can use cannabis oil for your dogs and they will suffer no damaging side effects. Giving a good cannabidiol (CBD) oil to your dogs is safe, it is legal in many countries, and it beats trying to find a cure for health conditions that will cost you an arm and a leg. Before you give your dog cannabis oil, make sure it is only CBD based, it is organic (so free from pesticides and fungicides), it is in tincture form so that your dog can easily ingest the drops and it is good quality – so pay for a good cannabis oil for  your dogs. Ongoing research into cannabinoids and their effects on the human body and mind are revealing that CBD is a very therapeutic compound that can cure common ailments and some chronic diseases. Most CBD for dogs is hemp oil which is pure hemp, from the seeds of the cannabis plant. It contains no psychoactive ingredients and more pet owners and veterinarians are turning to cannabis oil as an immunity building medication for dogs. Cannabis Oil and Dog Ailments You can use cannabis oil to treat your dogs if they suffer from […]
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 […]