Questions and Answers about CBD oil and Cannabidiol
You will find below the answers to the most popular questions about cannabidiol, cbd oil, hemp extract, the purchase of cbd products online, shipping, CBD quality & certificate, etc.
What is cannabidiol (CBD)?
Cannabidiol is a natural cannabinoid and one of the most abundant constituents of hemp. CBD is safe to consume and is not psychoactive. It has long been prized for its beneficial effects on health without the side effects of prescription drugs. The active CBD present in hemp has recently become very popular because it does not contain (or very little) THC. Cannabidiol is a component with sedative and anxiolytic effects recognized in USA, Canada and worldwide.
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Does the CBD provide a “Buzz”, euphoria and or High effect ?
No. CBD is non-psychoactive so it does not provide a high effect like THC. In other words, after using CBD oil, you will not feel a significant change in your mood, in your consciousness, or in your state of mind.
Is CBD good for you ?
CBD oil is becoming a popular health supplement. It is used by many elderly and adults in North America and in several countries as a natural supplement that aims to improve the well-being and quality of life. But as with most natural compounds, the reaction to CBD can vary. It is always advisable to consult a doctor or a health specialist before consuming this type of product and especilly if you are already consuming medication(s). In addition, we would like to specify that CBD and the products offered on this site are not intended to diagnose, treat and or cure any disease.
To help you make an informed choice about CBD consumption, we suggest to our visitors to read articles and some independent sources such as Wikipedia and reputable medical sites.
Buying CBD oil online for delivery in Canada and in USA.
CBD for Elderly.com is affiliated with leading manufacturers and suppliers in North America and Europe for premium organic and natural CBD Oil and other cannabidiol products. We offer the highest quality of CBD oil available in the market and that contains less than 0,3% of THC. Shipping is available to Canada, USA, Europe and to more than 100 Countries.
Are the products tested for quality and safety?
Yes. CBDPure prides itself on having the highest standards of quality, purity and power. The CBD oil is being tested by third parties for: cannabinoid profiling, pesticide testing, microbiological screening, terpene analysis and residual solvent testing.
What is the difference between hemp oil and CBD oil?
Hemp oil is simply another word used for CBD oil because both are terms for cannabis extracts.
Please note that there is also a difference between hemp seed oil and hemp oil : Hemp seed oil is derived solely from hemp seeds and is used in food preparation, but does not contain cannabidiol or other cannabinoids.
Where does the Organic CBD used in the cbd oil comes from?
CBD oil is made from certified organic industrial hemp grown in Colorado and is 100% free of synthetic or artificial ingredients. Hemp oil from industrial hemp is currently allowed to be shipped to Canada, the United States and England.
Will the CBD make me feel “high” like cannabis?
No. You will not experience a “high” sensation when consuming CBD oil. The CBD oil used in the products of CBDPure is derived from industrial hemp and is not psychoactive.
What is CBD entourage effect ?
What is called the entourage effect is the special synergy between the different botanical substances in the plant that can augment the effect of CBD. The entourage effect is a term associated with the Full spectrum CBD (not for CBD isolate).
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Is it safe for Elderly to consume CBD oil and cannabidiol products ?
Yes. CBD is 100% natural, non-psychoactive, non-toxic, non-addictive and cbd oil (hemp oil extract) can be easily be incorporated to foods. The most popular cbd products for elderly are the following:
Would CBD make me fail a drug test ?
CBD is considered undetectable in saliva or urine tests. All CBDPure products comply with applicable regulations regarding tetrahydrocannabinol content.
What are the negative side effects of CBD ?
CBDPure oil is safe, non-psychotropic and has no known side effects.
Also and despite numerous studies of a large dose of Cannabidiol (CBD) and different methods of consumption, no side effects have been reported.
Are there any studies on the benefits of CBD for elderly ?
There are current and future studies on the benefits of cannabidiol for adults and elderly. Some studies suggest and attempt to demonstrate that cannabidiol may have positive effects on certain health problems such as: Headache, Anxiety, Stress, Insomnia, Fibromyalgia, Arthritis, Loss of appetite, Nausea and Vomiting, Depression, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD), Muscle Problems, Seizures, Epilepsy, Cancer, Crohn’s Disease, etc.
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However, CBD products presented on this website are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease and CBD for Elderly.com makes no health claims regarding cbd products.
What is the suggested dosage for CBD Oil (Hemp Extract) ?
For Adults Only (18 years old and over). According to the supplier CBDpure, it is recommended for adults to take about 1 ml under the tongue and keep for about 60 seconds before swallowing. 2 times a day or as needed and recommended by your health specialist. It is also important to read the supplier’s recommendations that are indicated directly on the the bottle.
What is the taste of CBD or cbd oil ?
CBD has a natural taste that comes from hemp.
How to use CBD oil ?
Regardless of the mode of absorption, a typical dose of CBD oil would be 2-4 drops two to three times daily.
There are several methods, but the simplest and most convenient method of consuming CBD is to deposit the CBD oil under the tongue, which would allow rapid diffusion into the bloodstream. Some consumers prefer to incorporate a few drops of CBD in their food such as a piece of bread, a piece of cake or a biscuit, etc.
What is CO2 extraction in reference to cbd oil ?
CBDPure uses a chemical-free CO2 extraction process that uses pressurized carbon dioxide to extract the desired phytochemicals (such as CBD) from a plant. The process is free of aggressive chemical solvents often used to extract CBD oil. CO2 extraction is environmentally friendly and non-toxic. It is also considered the most expensive and safest plant extraction method in the world.
How to calculate the concentration of CBD ?
The concentration of CBD depends on each product. However please note that 1 gram equals to 1000 milligrams. Therefore, a 20% CBD oil (example: Hemp Oil 600), means that there is 20% cannabidiol (CBD) per 1000 mg. 200 mg is the amount of CBD per gram if the CBD oil is 20%.
A dosage of 1 ml of CBD oil at 20% equals about 10 mg of CBD. So someone who consumes 2 ml of 20% CBD per day consumes a total of about 20 mg per day.
A small 60ml bottle of 20% CBD (example: Hemp Oil 600) contains a total of approximately 600mg of CBD. So if you consume a total of 20 mg of CBD oil a day, your bottle will last 30 days.
However there is currently no official standard in the industry for calculating the total CBD of a cannabis product. Different manufacturers, laboratories and suppliers calculate it in different ways. If you are a consumer of CBD, the main important data to know is the % of CBD contained in the product. It is also suggested to start with a small dose and gradually increase the doses until you find the amount that fits your need and your situation.
* The dosage of CBD for medical conditions is often expressed in milligrams.
Can my health insurance cover CBD oil and other cannabidiol products?
CBD for Elderly.com does not give any legal advice concerning health and health insurances. However, be aware that CBD oil is not a medicine, but a nutritional supplement. It is always recommended to consult your doctor, a physician or a health specialist before to consume cannabidiol. It it is also important to follow the laws and regulations in force in your State or Province and in your Country regarding consumption, insurance, etc.
How does CBD work in the body?
The human nervous system contains a large number of receptors. One of the receiving systems is the endocannabinoid system (ECS). These receptors are located in the human brain and in the peripheral nervous system (spinal cord and nerves). In the brain, receptors reside in areas responsible for perception, concentration, memory, and movement. This is why ECS is involved in the regulation of many physiological processes, including the feeling of pain, mood and appetite.
ECS receptors bind cannabinoid-like molecules produced by the nervous system (endorphins). CBD binds to the same receptors as psychoactive THC but has an opposite effect and is non-psychoactive. CBD can slow down the nervous system.
Is there a certificate available for CBD Oil ?
Yes, a professional analysis was done by an independent laboratory confirming the quality and purity of the product (cbd oil). Click here to view the Product Analysis Certificate of CBDpure hemp oil extract.
Where do the cbd products comes from?
CBD for Elderly.com collaborates and is affiliated with CBD product leaders, manufacturers and producers in Canada, the United States, Europe and Switzerland to provide visitors of our site with the best choice, the best service and the best quality products available on the market.
Shipping & Transaction Process
Does CBD oil can be shipped in Canada and in United States ?
Yes. CBDpure products are currently shipped across Canada and also in the United States except for Arkansas (AR), Kansas (KS) and Louisiana (LA).
What is the delivery time when buying pure CBD oil ?
Your order will be processed and shipped within 1 business day. Delivery will take approximately 3 to 7 business days.
What is the name that will appear on my credit card statement ?
When buying cbd oil, the charge on your credit card will appear as “Nutra Pure”
Are prices displayed in US dollars (USD) ?
Is there a return and refund policy when buying cbd oil from CBDpure ?
Yes. Your satisfaction is a priority. That’s why your order has a return policy with a 90-day money back guarantee. If you are not satisfied with your order, you will get a refund when returning your order. The credit will be processed within 1-2 weeks and once the product (s) are received and returned.
I placed an order more than 2 weeks ago and I did not receive the product ordered ?
If you have not received your order and the delivery address you provided is valid, if your order is damaged or if you need an exchange, please contact the supplier immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org with your order number and a team member will respond to you shortly.
Laws and Regulations about CBD
Is it legal to buy CBD in Canada and in USA ?
The use of Cannabis for recreational purposes is legal and permitted in Canada since October 17, 2018 and cbd is legal in 50 States in USA.
CBD for Elderly specializes in products that do NOT contain THC and several countries allow CBD if it contains less than 0.2% -0.3% THC since the product is considered non-psychoactive and is not designated as a controlled substance.
If you live in a State, province or Country where cbd or cannabis is illegal, you can still get what you need by getting a prescription for medical cannabis and or you can also check with the local authorities to see if cbd containing less than 0,3% of CBD is allowed and without a medical prescription.
In which countries is the CBD considered legal in 2018 ?
CBD is considered legal in many countries and you should have no problem buying CBD oil or other CBD products as long as they have negligible THC content (less than 0,2%-0,3%). However, since laws change rapidly, the information contained on this site should not be considered as a legal advice. You should always check with the government and the police department for the most up-to-date information regarding the regulations in your city or province.
*** CBD oil is currently legal in 50 states in the United States. ***
List of countries where it is legal to buy and consume Hemp Oil (CBD) and CBD products.
Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Belize, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guam, Guatemala, Hong Kong , Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Antilles, Northern Ireland, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, South Africa , Sweden, Switzerland, US Virgin Islands, Uruguay, … and the list continues to increase each year.
What is the position of CBD for Elderly.com regarding Cannabis ?
We believe that it is important to allow physicians and health professionals to evaluate patients and make decisions based on available evidence regarding prescriptions for Cannabis and Cannabidiol. However, we are also aware and realistic about the fact that people can currently easily get cannabis and other natural products on the internet and through different sites in Canada and the United States. Consumers therefore have a great deal of responsibility and must be mindful of their health and also the laws and regulations in force in their States, Provinces and countries and in order to be legal and comply with the laws.
What is the FDA’s Disclosure to the US (Food and Drug Administration) ?
Representations regarding the efficacy and safety of CBDPure products have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration because the FDA only evaluates foods and medications, not supplements like these hemp products. It is important to remember that these products are not intended to diagnose, prevent, treat or cure a disease and you should check with your doctor before starting a new dietary supplement program.
Is there an independant review available on CBD oil offered via CBD for Elderly.com ?
Yes. Here is a excerpt: “We believe that CBDPure qualifies itself as a reputable company that sells a product with excellent potential. Its hemp oil CBD is certainly one of the best version available on the market ”
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Difference between CBD and THC
THC and CBD are the two main cannabinoids found in cannabis. THC is responsible for the sensation of “high” after cannabis use. CBD has no psychoactive effect. The effects of CBD are not felt in the psyche but more in terms of body perceptions.
To summarize, CBD has no intoxicant effect whereas THC is widely used for its recreational effects and as a medical alternative to certain health problems. THC can cause anxiety when consumed in high doses, while CBD appears to have the opposite effect.
THC is the most popular cannabinoid and the largest one in cannabis. The main existing cannabis strains (Sativa and Indica) were cultivated and selected for their high concentration of THC. Its psychoactive effects produce a rapid euphoria. THC can be used to fight nausea, sleep disturbances and loss of appetite. When consumed in high doses, it can cause anxiety and paranoia. It is important to consult a doctor and to respect the laws in force in Quebec for the consumption of Cannabis Médical.
CBD is a non-psychoactive substance that can be consumed without side effects, and without feeling “high”. CBD can produce calming effects and is often sought after by people suffering from anxiety or loss of sleep. It also lowers blood sugar levels and has shown promise for people battling pain, multiple sclerosis and epilepsy.
More technically, THC and CBD do not act on the same types of cannabinoid receptors. Thus, THC binds to CB1 and CB2 receptors and CBD binds to serotonin and adenosine instead.
CB1 and CB2 receptors: They are localized in the central nervous system and the immune system. Their role is the management of the transfer of neurotransmitters and those of the balance of bodily functions. They influence certain feelings such as pleasure, appetite, memory and pain.
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