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An Overview of CBD & The Endocannabinoid System.

What is CBD? CBD s short for cannabidiol. It is one of the main compounds derived from the cannabis plant. Cannabis is made up of multiple compounds such as CBD, CBG, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), Terpenes and many others. Unlike THC, that gets you high, CBD does not deliver a Psychedelic High. Instead, CBD interacts indirectly with the receptors in the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) to help you manage various conditions.  Studies conducted so far have shown that CBD can help with multiple conditions like anxiety, depression, tumors and chronic pain. For you to appreciate how CBD works, knowledge of the ECS essential.    What is the Endocannabinoid System? The Endocannabinoid System (ECS) regulates multiple functions of our bodies such as mood, pain...

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