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Studies Show CBD Oil May Be Useful in Treating PTSD

Rudy Delarenta

Tags Anxiety, CBD oil, hemp, Insomnia, PTSD, Swissx, wellness

Hemp based products are often associated with recreational use, but increasingly, scientists are understanding the benefits of one element of the plant, cannabinoids, and their beneficial effects. Hand in hand comes one the increased understanding of a condition that has dogged the modern world since World War I: PTSD  of post-traumatic stress disorder. It's an anxiety condition, that is frequently caused by military combat or sexual assault. Memories of the incidents, even flashbacks can be debilitating. Roughly 20 percent of military veterans who served in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars suffer from PTSD and depression, according to a 2012 VA report....