What Is Cannabidiol (CBD) And What Can It Be Used For? | Weed News

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For a really long time, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) was the primary thing that people focused on when it came to cannabis. THC causes euphoric effects, which is what many people have used cannabis for throughout the years. But in recent years another cannabinoid called cannabidiol (CBD) has risen in prominence because of its health and wellness benefits.

CBD is one of the dozens of cannabinoids that are found within the cannabis plant. CBD does not result in euphoric effects or impairment in the consumers and patients that use it, making it ideal for a lot of people that do not want to be intoxicated for various reasons.

CBD comes in many forms now. It can be found in cannabis flower, with certain strains being higher in CBD

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