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EPISODE #21

UNDERSTANDING CBD

(w/ Dr. Matthew Ruiz

On this weeks show we talk about CBD, also known as Cannabidiol. which is the non-intoxicating component of the cannabis plant and is used to treat a long list of conditions. Our guest is Dr. Matthew Ruiz. 

SHOW NOTES:

On today’s show we talk about CBD, also known as Cannabidiol. CBD is the non-intoxicating component of the cannabis plant and is used to treat a long list of conditions including chronic pain, cancer, Crohn’s, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, PTSD, cardiovascular disease, anxiety, antibiotic-resistant infections, multiple sclerosis, schizophrenia, and more.

 

We are joined by Dr. Matthew Ruiz whose the founder of

http://www.lifeforcehempextract.com

Which is a website where he not only offers high quality hemp extracts but also offers lifestyle counseling on using CBD Hemp extracts.

 

SEIZURES:

We talk about 5 year old Charlotte Figi who went from 300 seizures a week to not having one after the first seven days of treatment. It was the story that really helped change the laws for Medical Marijuana and really shined a light on CBD oil in particular. It was the Stanley Brothers in Colorado that developed the strain called Charlottes Web which is a non psychoactive oil that contains less than 0.3% THC.

 

RESEARCH:

Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham did a study on CBD Oil treating seizures and found that in a study of 51 subjects 50% responded to the CBD oil therapy with overall sustained improvement in seizure control over a six month period.

This show is sponsored by Dr. Vim's Herbal Nutrition. Dr. Vim's herbal formulas are designed for men and women to mental focus, physical energy, stress reduction and a healthy libido. They use only filler free high potency botanical extracts. ensuring that every batch delivers a full dose of the most powerful phytonutrients on the planet.  

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