Many people use cannabidiol (CBD) to relieve pain. Understanding CBD can help overcome the stigma associated with it.
CBD oil is derived from the cannabis plant. People report using this oil for relief from pain, anxiety, depression, and sleep disorders.
There is limited evidence from human studies to support the benefits of CBD oil, due to restrictions on the use of and research on cannabis. As cannabis is becoming legalized in various regions, research is gaining momentum and shows some promising results.
In this article, we look at how CBD oil works and how people use it to relieve chronic pain.