According to a recent Forbes article the CBD market is expected to pass $20 Billion within the US by 2024 and it’s no surprise – with the national shift in attitude regarding marijuana and CBD as a whole, it seems practically every day that we see a new CBD startup. But what exactly is CBD, what are some of the benefits and what impact could it have on your life? Today we’re going to take a few minutes to address some of the questions, and hopefully better educate you on the potential medicinal benefits of cannabidiol.  WHAT IS CBD? CBD, or cannabidiol is a phytocannabinoid and a derivative of hemp. While THC is also a phytocannabinoid which is most frequently noted for its psychoactive effects, comparing CBD and THC would essentially be comparing apples and oranges – while they may both be fruit, both are vastly different entities in their own right.  Cannabidiol can be taken into or absorbed by the body in a variety of manners depending on its delivery vehicle – often CBD oil is taken as the most popular delivery method, however CBD capsules, aerosol spray, gummies, topical applications, and more also exist.  Taken into the body by CB1   Read more…