With the increasing popularity of Cannabidiol (CBD), there has been a lot of misleading information. Here are five fast facts that debunk the most common myths about CBD.
1. CBD Won’t Get You High
CBD’s effect is totally different from that of THC, the psychoactive compound of marijuana that creates a “high.”
2. CBD is in a Legal Gray Area
Although CBD was removed from Schedule 1 Controlled Substances, the FDA has not yet made the sale of CBD as a supplement legal.
3. CBD is Non-Habit Forming and Safe
The World Health Organization has approved pure CBD for consumption.
4. CBD Comes in Many Forms
CBD is commonly sold in the form of tinctures, oils, topical creams, cosmetics, powder, beverages, and chocolate.
5. CBD Has Great Therapeutic Benefits
CBD purportedly helps in solving inflammation, anxiety, headaches, insomnia, epilepsy, and arthritis, among other health conditions.