Bipolar disorder is a complex mixture of different moods, causing dramatic mood swings and alternating between states of depression and mania. Bipolar disorder can occur as a result of an imbalance of the endocannabinoid system, or ECS. Since your ECS is scattered throughout the brain, it’s only logical that it is involved in modulating many of the brain’s functions, such as mood.
Hemp Extract has demonstrated bone-healing and bone-building abilities. Studies have shown that the endocannabinoid system, or ECS, plays a significant role in growing, preserving and strengthening bones. Thus, Hemp Extract can play a part in the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis.
Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive type of dementia that destroys memory, behavior and thinking. The disease causes brain cells to degenerate and die, resulting in a steady decline in memory, intellectual and social skills. As brain cells die, the brain also shrinks.The prevailing theory has been a build-up of amyloid plaque. Medications that have targeted that theory have essentially failed to produce any significant effect.
ADHD, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, is a controversial diagnosis indicated by hyperactivity, impulsivity, and distractibility. It affects children as well as adults. People with ADHD have difficulties with focus, attention and concentration. A study* published in the Journal of Substance Use and Misuse showed that people who have used Hemp Extract were helped in the management of impulsive and hyperactive behaviors. This led researchers to suggest that Hemp Extract can help in...
Autoimmune disorders affect up to 50 million Americans, with women being 75 percent of those affected. Although symptoms may vary greatly, all autoimmune diseases essentially result when inflammation initiates a response where the body attacks its own tissue. Hemp Extract can benefit patients suffering autoimmune disorders because it activates a system of receptors that regulate inflammation and immune cell activity.
The widespread use of antibiotics for more than seven decades has created a very serious and unforeseen health crisis. A recent report by Centers for Disease Control (CDC) stated that around half of antibiotic prescriptions are not necessary. Another report from the World Health Organization (WHO) warned that the impact of such an overconsumption of antibiotics is catastrophic. Common bacteria are now evolving and generating resistance against a myriad of such commonly used antibiotics.
Acne is a common skin disease characterized by elevated sebum production and inflammation of the sebaceous glands. It is a condition that affects people of all ages, from puberty on.However, teenagers and young adults suffer from acne the most, caused by hormonal changes experienced during puberty. Acne is very visible, leading to psychological issues like anxiety and depression.
Colitis and Crohn’s disease, celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are classified as conditions that affect the small and large intestines. All conditions except irritable bowel disease fit into the category of inflammatory conditions.
Anxiety-related disorders affect a huge segment of our population. It is estimated that 40 million people over the age of 18 experience some sort of anxiety. Accumulating evidence from human experimental, clinical and epidemiological studies suggests that Hemp Extract has demonstrated powerful anti-anxiety properties.
The American Society of Disease Medicine characterizes addiction as “an inability to consistently abstain, impairment in behavioral control, and craving, diminished recognition of significant problems with one’s behaviors and interpersonal relationships, and a dysfunctional emotional response. Like other chronic diseases, addiction often involves cycles of relapse and remission. Without treatment or engagement in recovery activities, addiction is progressive and can result in disability or pr...
Increasing evidence suggests that Hemp Extract may help with cardiovascular conditions such as heart disease and atherosclerosis. Currently, heart disease is among the major causes of death. Heart disease is caused by blood vessels hardening and plaque buildup over time, which reduces cardiovascular function.