What is CBD?

Cannabidiol or CBD is the most important compound found in the cannabis plant. It is also considered to be a very interesting product. The cannabis plant has been characterized as a chemical power house producing more than 400 different compounds. CBD is not psychoactive which means it will not get people high. There has been no side effect found in humans from consuming CBD. The US Farm Bill2018 has allowed CBD, derived from hemp, to be sold in the United States without a prescription. The laws surrounding the use of CBD can vary per state-based on the specified usage, whether medicinal or recreational. There are two important sources of CBD; the hemp plant and marijuana. Because the hemp plant has been associated with marijuana it has borne the social stigma. However, evolving research and more knowledge, CBD is now known as a reliever of aliments in the human body