Cannabidiol, better known as CBD, is one of the hundreds of components in the Cannabis plant, and one of the most well-known. The other famous, yet controversial one, is THC (delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol), which makes you high, yes! It is important that we introduce THC into the equation as its concentration determines if your CBD source is legal or not, according to the law.
Cannabis, a short history recap which we will try to keep quick and relevant. From Ancient China uses to a 'worldwide status of prohibition' in the 20th Century, built around the intoxicating properties that ‘THC’, - one of the cannabis components, could produce in the human body, completely skewing our understanding of the plant, and without taking into consideration other cannabis' benefits, uses and multiple components.