Hemp has been known to treat or ease a variety of conditions ranging from mental diseases to cancer. While the use of hemp is still being debated due to its legality, there are plenty of studies that prove that cannabinoid, which is found in hemp, can ease the symptoms of various diseases.
Cannabidiol (CBD) in particular, may help numerous patients in their battle against the Big C, and CBD market leaders such asPotNetwork Holding, Inc. (OTCMKTS:POTN) are answering the demand for high-quality products.
Cancer by the numbers
According to theWorld Health Organization (WHO), cancer is the leading cause of death worldwide. There were 14 million new cases and 8.2 million cancer-related deaths in 2012. Over the next two decades, new cases are expected to rise by about 70 percent. In men, the top common cancer sites include the lung, prostate, colorectum, stomach, and liver cancer; while women are affected by breast, colorectum, lung, cervix, and stomach cancer.
THC ( Tetrahydrocannabinol ) is a popular cannabinoid found in cannabis and is well known around the world as the “high” in cannabis. THC is one of over 100 compounds found in cannabis. CBD ( Cannabidiol ) is a lesser known cannabinoid and taken the medical industry by storm through public support and effective treatment for many diseases and ailments. In this article, we will be discussing the benefits of CBD and what conditions one can treat with this wonderful “drug”.
CBD is the non-psychoactive compound of cannabis and has been discovered to have many medicinal benefits, such as; anxiolytic, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anticonvulsant, and an antipsychotic agent. It is, therefore, a very effective treatment for depression, epilepsy, oxidative injury, vomiting, nausea, anxiety, schizophrenia, seizures, and insomnia. Most notably, CBD has been seen to assist in reducing cancerous tumors in people, with no real side-effects that traditional medicines provide.
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