Cannabidiol or CBD is a non-intoxicating component of the cannabis or hemp plant with enormous therapeutic potential. While CBD doesn’t make people feel high like THC does, it is being widly researched by scientists, academia, health professionals, and patients who are using CBD products to treat a wide range of conditions such as,chronic pain, cancer, Crohn’s, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, PTSD, cardiovascular disease, anxiety, antibiotic-resistant infections, multiple sclerosis, schizophrenia, and more. Academic research centersall over the world are currently studying the effects of CBD on these and other ailments. Scientists refer to CBD as a “promiscuous” compound because it confers therapeutic benefits in many different ways while tapping into how we function physiologically and biologically on a deep level assisting in bringing what we call”homeostasis” or balance in health. Extensive studies have shown that CBD has strong anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, anticonvulsant, anti-depressant, anti-psychotic, anti-tumoral, and neuroprotective qualities. Cannabidiol can change gene expression and remove beta amyloid plaque, the hallmark of Alzheimer’s, from brain cells.