What is CBD (Cannabidiol)?
What is CBD (Cannabidiol)?
It was discovered in 1963 mammals have an Endocannabinoid (ECS) system. We have Cannabinoid receptors in our body and brain
Cannabinoid receptors are the most abundant receptors!
It was discovered by Raphael Mechoulam an Organic Chemist and Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, a professor of the University of Jerusalem.
Further Studies by Professor Mechoulam and US researchers have realised an entire ECS system in our body that works in harmony with the Hemp plant, truly natures gift.
Studies are ongoing, and there is still much to learn
The Endocannabinoid system works as the body regulator.
If you are out of sorts, unwell or in pain, CBD works with your ECS system.
CBD flicks on the neuroreceptors in your body , like turning on light switches. Your body is re-balanced regulating our Homeostasis
Illness can thrive if the body fails to produce sufficient endocannabinoids. Taking CBD plant extract can aid your body to stay healthy, CBD assists your immune system
The key with CBD is consistency. CBD is best taken every day, add it to your daily routine, maintaining your levels. much like you would a vitamin pill.
Depending on your desired product, Start by using a few sprays under the tongue if using the atomiser.
Two or three drops under the tongue three times a day if using a tincture.
1 capsule two or three times a day and build up until you find your appropriate levels, not exceeding the maximum daily dosage.
We would recommend beginning with a low CBD content and slowly increasing your dosage weekly. Begin with a 250mg or 500mg Oils
The maximum daily dosage is 200mg per day as a Food Supplement
No is the short answer.
The element of Hemp that can get you high is THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) and not CBD.
CBD is not psychoactive. EU regulations ensure all CBD products sold contain no more than 0.2% THC, a value that is considered untraceable.
According to the World Health Organisation Report issued in November 2017, CBD is Non- addictive
The report issued stated “In humans, CBD exhibits no effects indicative of any abuse or dependence potential” in addition advised “CBD is well-tolerated and safe for human consumption.”
The very same report declared ‘Another possible therapeutic application which has been investigated is the use of CBD to treat drug addiction’
There you have it folks, CBD is not addictive
Most would agree that plastics derived from hydrocarbons must be replaced with more sustainable products and hemp is a proven alternative. Big Chief Hemp is looking at the options, hemp-based solutions to our packaging, especially for drinking fluid containers, and intend to investigate using hemp products as a replacement to plastic straws and other consumable products that are currently made with non-sustainable methodologies.
Hemp is Mother Natures gift and possesses’ qualities as a natural food supplement, CBD oil has so much to offer, increasing your therapeutic potential, a natural way to support healthy living This gentle product is non-psychoactive, and its cultivation has minimal impact on the environment.
One of the Worlds oldest known crop is making a come back!
This incredible plant can provide us with so much, often as a replacement to environmentally harmful products – industrial products (paper and rope), textiles (bags and clothing), foodstuffs (milk, cold-pressed oil and tea) and herbal remedies (tinctures creams, balms, and other topicals). Also, industrial hemp is used for insulation, biofuels, in car manufacturing and carpet production.