WHAT IS CBD?
CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a naturally occurring compound that comes from the hemp plant, a close relative of marijuana. A growing body of research supports the CBD has an array of medical and wellness applications.
CBD has been shown to be effective in relieving neurological disorders, and is the active ingredient in an FDA-Approved drug for treating some severe forms of pediatric epilepsy. CBD's anti-inflammatory properties are widely recognized, and research has shown promising results in the use of CBD for relieving pain from ailments including arthritis and multiple sclerosis, as well as from injuries and muscle strain.
Research suggests CBD may also help with:
- Chronic Pain
- Digestive Issues
- Withdrawal Symptoms
- And more...
CBD QUICK FACTS
CBD Is Legal
At the Federal level, CBD products are legal for adults over the age of 18 as long as the products are derived from Hemp (not marijuana) and contain less than 0.3% THC. CASTELLO Hemp products are fully legal and compliant federally.
CBD Is Not Intoxicating
Unlike the cannabinoid THC, CBD does not have psychoactive or intoxicating properties. As long as the CBD you're using is 100% THC-FREE, you can enjoy the benefits of CBD without worrying about getting high, breaking the law, or failing a drug test.
CBD Is Not Addictive
CBD is not habit-forming. In fact, in a 2017 report, the World Health Organization stated the "CBD exhibits no effects indicative of any abuse or dependance potential." Preliminary research indicates that CBD may be helpful for people who are suffering from withdrawal from opiates.
CBD Provides an Alternative to Harmful Narcotics
CBD is a natural remedy for a range of ailments that are commonly treated with potentially harmful and habit-forming medications, such as opiates. Research suggests the CBD can be helpful in managing pain and discomfort.
CBD Is a Natural Ant-Inflammatory
Research suggests CBD has powerful anti-inflammatory properties. Inflammation can be hard to treat and is associated with conditions ranging from chronic pain to autoimmune disorders to diabetes and more.
CBD Is a Natural Antioxidant
According to recent studied, CBD mat even be more effective than vitamins C and E as a neuroprotective antioxidant, meaning it has the potential to preserve, protect, or regenerate the nervous systems's cells, structure and function.
Research Into CBD Is Rapidly Expanding
While research on humans is still in its early stages, in the U.S. and around the world there has been steady growth in the number of studies of CBD's medicinal potential, where results have been promising.
Not All CBD Is Created Equal
False labelling is rampant in the CBD industry. It's crucial to know exactly what's in the bottle and that the CBD is free of pesticides, heavy metals and any other toxins. CASTELLO Hemp maintains the highest manufacturing standards and quality control and we use only organic, domestically grown hemp, which is independently tested for quality and purity.
These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Individual results may vary.