CBD and CFS/ME Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

CBD & CFS/ME

This illness is extremely difficult to treat and most often the only thing that helps is rest or pacing. It can cause chronic pain ,inflammation, , social anxiety, muscle spasms, aches, pains , sleep problems and more.  There is a small amount of research but more studies are needed but this hot topic  is becoming […]

CBD & ADHD

CBD & ADHD

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder that is often diagnosed in children around the age of 7. The characteristic symptoms of this condition include: excessive restlessness  inattention  impulsiveness  Although those with ADHD may also experience mood instability, trouble coping with stress, depression or anxiety. While everyone may experience one or more of these […]

CBD & Pain

CBD & Pain

​​Today we are looking at PAIN and how CBD can help:  CBD short for Cannabinoids exist in our bodies and are called the endocannabinoid system or ECS for short. They modulate the activity of neurons .CBD is a phytocannabinoid found naturally in the cannabis plant. It’s the THC  or Tetrahydrocannabinol that gives the high. Running […]

CBD & Sleep

CBD & Sleep

Many people have trouble sleeping for various reasons. Pain, anxiety, stress, illness, menopause etc. Cannabis has been used for many years medicinally as a sleep aid. Scientists have identified cannabinoids years ago and are still discovering more about them also finding new ones. They continue to do vital research. Each cannabinoid have distinctly different effects […]

CBD and Arthritis

CBD & Arthritis

Can CBD help ease symptoms of Arthritis? There is research in America that says yes. In the UK we are still doing lots of tests and research into its benefits but have lots to still do but many sufferers are finding many benefits from taking CBD and documenting it.  Our body’s Endocannabinoid system has two […]

CBD & acne

CBD & Acne

What causes acne? Acne is most common in teenagers, particularly when going through puberty, but it can affect people of all ages. It is a skin condition that causes whiteheads, blackheads and pimples as a result of hair follicles on the face and upper body becoming clogged with oil and dead skin. Causes of acne […]

CBD & PTSD

CBD & PTSD

Most of us have experienced trauma in some way .It can come from many places- abuse, war ,accidents, disasters or traumatic loss or a traumatic experience.It can overwhelm and affect our ability to cope . Response to trauma can have devastating consequences. If someone is feeling distressed , disconnected, or isolated after experiencing or witnessing […]

CBD & OCD

CBD & OCD

(Obsessive compulsive Disorder) This condition is more common than originally thought. According to recent reports from the National institute of mental health (NIMTT) many people are starting to try CBD to help ease symptoms. OCD is a roller coaster and cycle of obsessions and compulsions. Obsessions are unwanted or intrusive thoughts, memories and images that […]

CBD & Menopause

CBD & Menopause

Menopause is for more than just getting grey hairs! Menopause will happen to all women but their journey will be very different. symptoms – some sail through with little bother and others seem to battle through a raging storm. length – again this varies so much changes – some are subtle and some will never […]

Hemp oil

Running on Hempty

Cannabis Sativa is a vastly misunderstood and underused plant. Once more famous for its psychoactive properties, more and more people are realising that there is a lot more to hemp than simply getting high. Hemp is astonishingly diverse and has been used throughout history for wearing, building, washing, eating….the possibilities are seemingly endless. Rope, car […]