CBD can help with the Chronic pain which is a condition that is defined by the length of time the person suffers. Acute pain is pain suffered for short periods.
Chronic Pain Syndrome (CPS) is a recognised condition that can last beyond 12 weeks. Medication and physiotherapy can help treat the condition. Sometimes chronic pain can be the result of an injury, but oftentimes it can be genetics.
Managing pain is an individual concept. Medication can alleviate the suffering, but factors such as allergies and intolerance will determine the best medicine to be taken.
Not only does chronic pain affect the physical well-being of the sufferer, but it can also affect mental health.
CPS can be a very debilitating condition, and it can be very restrictive. Sufferers will often report that the condition is life-changing. There are limits to what one can achieve when suffering severe pain.
Sometimes those who are normally active can be very restricted in their movements. As exercise is very beneficial to both physical and mental health, lack of both long term can have a detrimental affect.
When CPS persists it is hard to envisage when things will be back to normal as we know it.
Many people now turn to CBD flowers and oils as another remedy to help with CPS.
CBD oils are great for massage purposes. They can be very beneficial to treat the affected area. CBD oil can be added to a base oil, such as almond, and massaged into the area daily. It is also administered by putting a few drops of CBD oil under the tongue.
CBD flowers and oils can be used in food. They are a versatile supplement can be added into sauces, dressings and salads. CBD flowers and oils are also great used in baking, whether it be bread, biscuits or cakes.
CBD flowers and oils contain Cannabidiol. This is a safe cannabinoid extracted from the hemp plant. It will not get the user 'high', unlike the other cannabinoid THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol), which is psycho-active and gives the familiar high sensation that we associate with hemp plant.
Industrial hemp is widely available on the worldwide web. European guidelines ensure that the levels of CBD are no more than 0.2% or 0.3% depending on it's country of origin.
Industrial hemp cultivators should ensure laboratory analyses is regularly carried out to keep within European guidelines.
Those who use CBD flowers and oils for CPS report positive results. It helps alleviate pain. It is known to reduce inflammation and relax muscles.
Sleep patterns are often affected when we are in pain. CBD flowers and oils can help greatly with relaxation and a good nights sleep.