History Of CBD
Jan 16, 2021
The documented use of cannabis-derived medicines dates to 2737 B.C. Emperor Shen Neng was known to prescribe cannabis tea to treat various illnesses. In India, bhang which is a paste made with cannabis powder was used to treat fever, clears phlegm, gives alertness to the body etc.(medicaldaily.com). Throughout history going back thousands of years, we have seen the medicinal use of cannabis in various parts of the world(medium.com).
Scientifically, British chemist Robert S. Cahn first made the discovery of an individual cannabinoid in 1940.However, CBD was successfully isolated by an American chemist named Roger Adams(medium.com).
The discovery of the chemicals did not lead to understanding of their effects until Dr. Raphael Mechoulan successfully identified the chemistry of both THC and CBD. Many have dubbed him the father of cannabis due to his research on the plant.
CBD in the US Today
The CBD industry has seen tremendous growth over the years and is expected to continue to grow.
CBD from hemp was federally legalized through the 2018 Farm Bill .
Continued medical research reveal many benefits to a plethora of conditions.
You can search these studies here.
We can write many articles on this subject, but here at Iriecare, we believe in hands on experience.
Try it out and let us know if the claims are true.