The Opioid Epidemic

Chronic pain is defined as pain that lasts from weeks to years. It is caused by inflammation or dysfunctional nerves. 1 in 5 people suffer from moderate to severe chronic pain. The only medical treatment available for chronic pain is pain management which involves numerous pain medications which leads to multiple side effects. Addiction being the number one side effect of prescription medications. There is an entire generation of children being raised by their grandparents because of this epidemic. 1 in 5 deaths of young adults in 2016 was due to an overdose. IN 2016 42,249 people died from opioid overdoses in the United States. Want to learn more opioid facts check out Opioid Facts

The Answer (or part of it anyway)

There is an answer to the opioid crisis happening across America. There is an option for pain relief without seeking addictive medications, without trading your life for a moment without pain. CBD oil is a natural, 100% effective and fully safe option for chronic pain relief and therefore help fight back against the epidemic.

CBD offers an alternative to a prescription for pain relief. It uses CB2 receptors to help relieve inflammation and neurological deficiencies to relieve pain. There is no overdose possible with CBD as it does not act on the part of the brain that controls breathing and automatic organ function. CBD also has few drug interactions so can be safely taken with most medications, always consult your doctor before starting a new supplement.

With the CDC cracking down on the regulations for prescription medications patients are crying out because they no longer receive the medication that made them capable of functioning. Well here’s hope to being pain free and with out side effects of the pills. Learn more about CBD.