CBD effective against COVID-19 and other viral infections

CBD effective against Covid-19

CBD effective against COVID-19 according to March 2021 research paper. One of my previous Blog Posts discussed research showing CBD reduced lung damage caused by COVID-19 by reducing the cytokine storm which damages the lungs and kills many Covid-19 patients. That Blog is at https://curtisswift.com/cbd-reduces-lung-damage-caused-by-covid-19/ A research paper posted on March 10, 2021 provides even […]

Medium-chain triglycerides (MCT), what they are, their health benefits

Medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs) are fatty acids which provide necessary energy to brain and body. This review is provided by Mesa Lavender Farms®, and covers research indicating the benefits of MCT oil and the use of MCT oil in your daily diet. Curtis Swift, Ph.D., Mesa Lavender Farms® Mesa Lavender Farms USDA Organic Medium-chain triglyceride (MCT) […]

Neuropathic and Sciatic Pain Relief with CBD and Lavender

neuropathic and sciatic nerve pain relief by CBD and lavender

Neuropathic and Sciatic Nerve Pain Curtis Swift, Ph.D., Mesa Lavender Farms Summary of research findings and suggestions: As explained in the following research, lavender essential oil plus CBD is the combination to use when dealing with neuropathy and sciatic pain. Mesa Lavender Farms suggests the combination of topical and oral (sublingual) methods of application being […]

The inverted U-shaped dose-response curve of CBD (cannabidiol)

dose-response curve for CBD

  Curtis Swift, Ph D., Mesa Lavender Farms The inverted U-shaped dose-response curve helps explain why a dose of 15 mg of CBD (cannabidiol) can be effective while doubling the dose or taking a lesser dose of CBD is less efficient. There is a sweet spot based on body weight and milligrams (mg) of the […]

Depression, Anxiety, Stress and CBD

CBD helps with Depression

Depression According to the World Health Organization publication, Depression and Other Common Mental Disorders: Global Health Estimates. Geneva: World Health Organization; 2017, depression is the single largest contributor to disability worldwide, while anxiety disorders are ranked sixth. Depression is also the major contributor to suicide deaths, which number close to 800,000 per year. [i ]Cannabidiol […]