CBD News — cbd and menopause
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Did you know that England's Queen Victoria may have consumed cannabis to ease menstrual cramps? Healthy debate continues over this curious bit of history, but we do know beyond doubt that one of her court physicians was a hearty supporter of the herb. Since 2,000 BCE, in cultures around the world, both THC and cannabidiol (CBD) products have been used as medicines, including for women's health, menstrual pain, and menopause. (Source: https://pointsadhsblog.wordpress.com/2012/04/04/victorian-women-on-drugs-part-1-queen-victoria/) Menopause occurs in mid-life for most women and signifies the end of a regular menstrual cycle and thus, fertility. There are often negative side-effects of menopause, which can include hot flashes, depression, anxiety, fatigue, and sleep problems,...
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