What Is CBD?
“CBD” or “Cannabidiol“ is one of at least 60 active cannabinoids identified in cannabis.
1.) It is a major constituent of the plant, accounting for up to 40% of the plant’s extract, as a non-psychotropic phytocannabinoid.
2.) In other words, CBD does not have an alter a person’s perception, emotion, or behavior, e.g., it does not get you “high”.
CBD is also considered to have a wider variety of medical applications than does psychotropic substance tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).
For more information about What is CBD see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cannabidiol
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