CBD Oil for Chronic Pain

CBD has steadily gained popularity over the past couple of years as a natural approach to pain relief. A compound found in the cannabis or hemp plant, cannabidiol (CBD) is sometimes touted as an alternative to pain medication in the treatment of common conditions like arthritis, back pain and fibromyalgia. But is it just hype, Read the full article…

Another birthday, another year lost to ME/CFS

I turned 44 this week and my birthday has thrown up a whole mix of emotions. It’s a brutal reminder that I have lost yet another year to ME/CFS. I live with a severe form of ME/CFS. I’m housebound, virtually bedbound, and my life is greatly restricted due to this debilitating disease. The forced isolation Read the full article…

Is CBD Intoxicating?

Can I get high if I take CBD oil? is a commonly asked question, and the stigma surrounding the cannabis plant and the well-known high inducing cannabinoid THC, can put some people off trying CBD. But from my own experience, and studies carried out, CBD has been shown to be safe and well-tolerated, even at Read the full article…

10 Practical ways to ease the discomfort of a migraine

Many people who have never experienced a migraine assume they are just bad headaches. But the truth is they are severely debilitating and disabling. In my previous post: A migraine is not just a bad headache, myself and 25 fellow sufferers described what it feels like to experience a migraine, in an attempt to break Read the full article…