VIDEO: Could a cannabis cousin change your life?
For many of us if we had an ache or pain, we wouldn’t hesitate to pop an ibuprofen. What if you could find relief in a form of cannabis. Would that influence your decision? And we’re not talking about medical marijuana. Anyone can buy this and stores are popping up all over.
It looks like pot. It smells a lot like pot, but this is not pot. It’s actually a cannabis cousin.
“People associate cannabis with getting high,” said Shayne Lynn from Ceres Natural Remedies.
That won’t happen with hemp. It still has THC. But it’s low and neutralized by the other component in the plant called cannabidiol or CBD. The compound is being touted by some as a natural anti-inflammatory that can also help with seizures, depression and anxiety.