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CBD Oil and Hashimoto’s

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CBD oil and Hashimoto’s

 

 

When it comes to the most effective CBD products in the market, there are plenty of them. Ever since the legalization of CBD in many states, many companies jumped into CBD to provide customers with a unique way of consuming CBD. Out of all the varieties of CBD available, though, none comes close to the effectiveness of CBD oil. Most patients tend to choose CBD oil over other forms of CBD on the market.

 

The reason so many people prefer CBD oil, instead of edibles that are easily found, is its faster effectiveness as an oil. The other forms of CBD take time to kick in, but CBD oil directly hits the bloodstream. A CBD oil user will feel the effect of CBD oil 5-20 minutes after consumption. The user must simply put CBD oil under the tongue, and that’s it. After 20 minutes, the user will start to feel the drug’s effects.

 

About Hashimoto’s Disease

 

If you look at facts about Hashimoto’s disease, some might find the data shocking. The report says an estimated 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid disease. The conditions of this disease are hard to detect. That is why 60% of those 20 million people are unaware of the condition. Thyroid hormones are important, as they control the energy the body uses to operate every single organ. The thyroid gland produces two types of thyroid hormone: one is called thyroxine (T4), and the other one is triiodothyronine (T3). These are hormones our body needs every single day.

 

Hashimoto’s disease is a common condition affecting many people every year. The immune system attacks the thyroid gland, making the gland inflamed. The inflammation that occurs from Hashimoto’s disease is known as chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis. This type of thyroiditis causes the thyroid gland to shrink, and it is the most dangerous kind of thyroiditis. This disease primarily affects middle-aged women but can occur in men, women, and children as young as 3.

 

Symptoms of Hashimoto’s Disease

 

Symptoms of Hashimoto’s include fatigue; muscle aches; tenderness and stiffness; constipation; unexplained weight gain; joint pain and stiffness; muscle weakness; excessive or prolonged menstrual bleeding; pale, dry skin; hair loss; enlargement of the tongue; depression; and memory lapses.

Data shows that Hashimoto’s affects women more often than men. The disease can be very painful and has a wide range of symptoms. Research papers are few and sometimes contradict each other. THC has been shown to suppress TH-1 cells, which are involved in producing cytokines and damage tissues like the thyroid. When people consume CBD, the THC will slow down TH-1 cells and stop them from spreading any further.

 

CBD treatment for Hashimoto’s

 

CBD seems to be one way to treat the symptoms of Hashimoto’s disease because the anti-inflammatory properties of CBD seem to be very effective at suppressing pro-inflammatory cytokine production in the body. That is why more attention is on researching CBD. The positive effects of CBD have become of greater interest to many medical researchers. More research papers have come out, offering compelling evidence for CBD as a treatment for inflammation and neuroprotection.

 

Why do people prefer CBD to the alternatives?

 

Many people prefer CBD over regular painkillers. Most reasons are related to the drug’s low addictiveness; where painkillers can be highly addictive, CBD has few downsides. In fact, many people who are addicted to painkillers switch to CBD to cut their addiction to painkillers.

 

Because CBD interacts with our endocannabinoid system, it connects the body and the mind. When you take CBD, you will feel the effects of the drug right away. Cannabinoid receptors are present throughout the body in cell membranes. That is why taking CBD is one of the best ways to reduce pain.

 

If you are planning to buy CBD, make sure to read up on it first. Laws and regulations aren’t the same in all states; in some, getting CBD is much easier, and in others, there are many hoops to jump through to gain access to it. That is why it is very important to read all state rules before you go out and buy CBD.

The second-most important thing is the product you want to buy. If you are a newcomer to CBD, you might find all of the products available to be confusing. You can consult your doctor for guidance on the right type of CBD product for you while protecting your body. If you feel any unwanted side effects from CBD, contact your doctor immediately. They will let you know what steps to take to prevent harmful side effects.

 

Conclusion

CBD can help you deal with Hashimoto’s since the THC in CBD seems to be effective against this disease. Still, make sure you read about all state laws and regulations for buying CBD legally before purchasing any products.

Azriel Adelberg
About Azriel Adelberg

MSc Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley An Israeli born organic chemist and PROUD University of California, Berkeley graduate.

One thought on “CBD Oil and Hashimoto’s
  1. I use pain relief, 1:1-100 mg thc+100 mg cbd. Works wonders.

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