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A Short Guide On How CBD Works

A Short Guide On How CBD Works

The CBD market is making huge turnovers every year and is the kind of business that will skyrocket in a few years; you need to be educated about this.  At Encasa Botanics, being a part of this industry, we feel obligated to contribute to this common goal of providing information about CBD in the best possible way.  However, to understand how CBD works, let’s first understand the basics of CBD.  What is CBD? The cannabis plant is one of nature’s true masterpieces because it contains a total of 113 active compounds called cannabinoids. Out of these cannabinoids, CBD (short for...

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CBD vs THC - what’s the difference?

CBD vs THC - what’s the difference?

If you’re researching CBD oils and products in the UK, you’ve probably come across the term THC. And, even if you haven’t, it’s a term that should be aware of when buying CBD.  But what is THC, and how does it differ from CBD? The short answer is that THC generates the “high” associated with cannabis, while CBD doesn’t. The long answer requires a little more explanation, which we’re delving into in this week’s CBD blog.  What are THC and CBD? There are over 100 naturally occurring compounds, known as cannabinoids, found in the hemp and cannabis plant. The two...

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The buyer’s guide to buying CBD oil in the UK

The buyer’s guide to buying CBD oil in the UK

CBD has become a tremendous hit over the past few years, with more people using and selling CBD oil in the UK than ever before.  The growing use of CBD oil in the UK has led to a product boom, giving you a vast selection of CBD products and retailers to choose from.  Where do you start? Here. This buyer’s guide to buying CBD oil in the UK covers everything you need to know about making your first CBD purchase or changing your CBD supplier.  Let’s jump straight in.  Back to basics: what is CBD? If this is your first...

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Can CBD cure or prevent Diabetes?

Can CBD cure or prevent Diabetes?

CAN CBD CURE DIABETES?  Diabetes mellitus is a disease that occurs when the metabolism of your body is not in harmony with the insulin levels. The insulin controls your blood sugars and hence, due to the inappropriate flow of it, the blood sugar levels increase. This chronic disease which has affected more than 400 million people worldwide causing 1.6 million deaths every year has more than a single type. Yes, there are four major types of Diabetes. TYPE 1  Here, our pancreas just cannot produce enough insulin for the blood sugars to be leveled, and therefore, hyperglycemia is a constant...

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