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What is CBD: A Brief History, Potential Benefits & Science


CBD is a substance that has been gaining popularity in recent years. CBD stands for cannabidiol, which is one of the main active ingredients found in hemp plants. Hemp and marijuana are both members of the cannabis family; however hemp does not contain any THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) which is what causes people to get high when they use marijuana. In this blog post we will cover CBD's benefits, history, and science! A History of CBD CBD has been used as an alternative medicine for centuries. It was first discovered by the Anglo-Indian physician Dr. Rajan Sircar in 1832 when he distilled...

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