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Anxiety & Depression

While doctors generally advise people suffering from chronic anxiety to avoid cannabis, since even traces of THC can trigger or increase anxiety and paranoia, authors of a review published in the journal Neurotherapeutics in 2015 derived that CBD, a non-psychoactive compound (no HTC), can actually help reduce anxiety in people with certain anxiety-related behavioural disorders.

CBD has been seen to reduce depression by enhancing both serotonergic and glutamate cortical singling-both of which are lacking in people suffering from depression