CBD or cannabidiol is, besides THC, probably the most well-known active ingredient found in cannabis. Even though most people didn’t know much about this wonderful cannabinoid several decades ago, CBD makes for a very important part of today’s cannabis scene. This is mainly due to its many medical advantages. Cannabis is often thought to be no more than a very effective painkiller. In reality, as shown by many scientific and clinical studies, CBD can provide many advantages to patients suffering from chronic pain, many different forms of cancer, diabetes, alcoholism, glaucoma, arthritis, rheumatism, Parkinson, Alzheimer, epilepsy, MS and other neurological diseases.