Tag Archives: Arthritis

CBD oil: British man explains why he switched painkillers for CBD oil to manage arthritis

CBD oil is an oil made from cannabidiol, which is a chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. Cannabidiol is non-psychoactive and has recently been hailed for having various health benefits, such as for the treatment of epilepsy – although in-depth studies have yet to prove a definite benefit. CBD oil is being studied in… Read More »

Rheumatoid arthritis warning – do your eyes look like this? How to reveal risk

Rheumatoid arthritis is a long-term joint condition that affects around 400,000 people in the UK. It’s an autoimmune condition, where the body’s immune system accidentally attacks the healthy lining of the joints. The condition can lead to swelling, joint pain and having warm, red skin over the affected areas. You could also be at risk… Read More »