What is CBD?
You are seeing CBD products everywhere. From hemp oils to CBD balms, CBD is the latest craze. So what is CBD?
CBD is one of some 113 identified cannabinoids in the cannabis plants and accounts for up to 40% of the plant's extract. Some users have said that CBD has beneficial properties in relieving pain, anxiety, stress, insomnia and other chronic conditions. It has anti-inflammatory effects and works as an effective natural analgesic.
Many people who don’t know too much about hemp might think that CBD can get you high because of its association with marijuana. While CBD is a compound also found in marijuana, hemp or CBD has under .3% Delta 9 THC, which is the main psychoactive compound in cannabis or marijuana that produces the high sensation. The terpenes in CBD can give some people a euphoric feeling and each person can have a unique experience using CBD or Hemp.
Not all pain is the same and every person responds differently to CBD. Many people can feel the effects of CBD quickly when used to relieve pain or to put them in a calming mood. While others require a regular dose for up to two weeks to get the full benefits of CBD. The FDA has not approved cannabis for treatment to any ailments. However customers and over 12,000 years of use boast of health benefits. Always speak to your physician before use.
Is CBD legal?
You might have been seeing hemp oil and other CBD products on shelves of supermarkets and are wondering if it is legal. And the answer is, yes. It is legal to purchase and use CBD products since the 2018 Federal Farm Bill passed.
Here at Four Winds Hemp, we sell dried smokable flower. You can make hemp oil, tea or many other products with our buds. Contact us for bulk purchases.