Test your CBD knowledge with this short quiz:
- CBD is illegal in South Africa
FALSE: CBD products are legal in SA, but there are limitations regarding its use. A maximum daily dosage of 20mg or less is permitted.
- CBD makes you high
FALSE : Although CBD comes from the cannabis plant, it contains little or no THC. CBD products should contain less than 0,3% THC.
- CBD can assist with treating anxiety
TRUE: Studies support that CBD has a calming effect on the nervous system. It is thought to be related to CBD building to and activating serotonin receptors, which results in a mood boosting effect. However, many scientific studies are still being conducted.
4)Children can take CBD
TRUE: CBD has been approved by the FDA to treat difficult-to-control seizures in children with Lennox – Gastaut Syndrome.
Anecdotal evidence suggests that CHD can assist with ADHD and Autism.
CBD isolate is the suggested form of CBD to use in children.
- CBD=CBD “All CBD is the same”
FALSE: Since methods of growing, extraction and storage of CBD differs between manufacturers, the quality of CBD oil will differ.
It is advised to always research a company before purchasing this relatively expensive product.
Research should focus on
- Where is it grown?
- How is it extracted?
- Full spectrum or Broad spectrum or Isolate
( check label )
- COA (Certificate of analysis )
Look out for 3rd party lab testing
Thank you for participating in this short quiz. We hope a little more knowledge on CBD has been gained.