CBD is short for CANNABIDIOL, one of over 85 unique compounds found in the hemp plant, known as cannabinoids. CBD oil is the short form of the term cannabidiol oil; a natural component of industrial cannabis or hemp. It is extracted from the flowers, leaves and stalks of hemp and not from its seeds like hemp oil. CBD oil can be helpful in the treatment of various conditions without the typical intoxicating effects of marijuana use.
CBD oil can be used in the treatment of cancer, inflammatory disorders, anxiety, depression, seizures, neuro-degenerative disorders, and In the treatment of epilepsy.