We have all met the guy that has used too much, and we wouldn't want our daughter dating; claiming that pot is good for you. Knee jerk reaction is to tune him out and go on with our lives. But today, there is good science behind Oils from this plant family being very medically helpful.
Here is an Herbologist I have found to be accurate every time:
He discusses the system that is already in your body in this article:
When scientists started studying the beneficial effects of cannabis, specifically those of THC, they discovered a biochemical communication system in the body — now called the endocannabinoid system. We are just beginning to understand this body system and already it’s believed to be one of the most important physiological systems involved in maintaining our health. It plays a role in maintaining homeostasis, ensuring that the body has a stable and well-functioning internal environment.
It seems that the guy we dismissed so quickly, seems to have some real science backing him now....
CBD oil has most of herbal benefits that THC has, less The psychotropics the THC oil contains. CBD oil is legal to purchase, because it contains less than 0.3% of the psychoactive substances in THC oil. As a result, it is legal (though regulated) o grow Hemp now, since President Trump signed this into law last year! Production of CBD oil is sky-rocketing today, and the cost is sky-rocketing too. Several years ago, CBD oil was $20 a pint, today it is $32 an ounce! So, while the health benefits have not increased the ability to help with health, the popularity has forced the price very High.
According to Professionals, CBD oils reduce the effects of psychotropic effects of THCs. So it is not just safe to use, it can actually protect you from the effects of THC! As explained here:
For those who are bothered by hemp, in any form, there are some other sources of endocannabinoid active compounds:
Some of these are super-foods, and I use lavender oil myself for burn treatment. We have learned a lot already, but we are finally learning to ask the right questions! But the one thing that is sure, is that we will be seeing More of Both oils in the near future.