In the UK, anxiety disorders affect over 8 million people, making it the most common mental health condition in which CBD oil and prescription anxiety medication might be taken for treatment. Meanwhile, 3.3 million people in the UK suffer from depression and other mental illnesses, according to the Mental Health Foundation. For many years, prescription […]
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Read below for more information on CBD, how it interacts with our body’s endocannabinoid system, tips and tricks to get the most out of your CBD routine, sleep guides and more.
CBD Benefits for Women
Understanding the Potential of Everyday CBD Benefits for Women Women’s health is a topic that requires attention and care. The human body is a complex system, and women’s bodies have unique needs that are often not addressed. From menstrual cycles to hormonal imbalances, chronic pain, and anxiety, women face a range of health challenges throughout […]
Vegan Mental Health Benefits
There are many mental health benefits of going vegan. A vegan diet, rich in fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, and whole grains, has been associated with with a lower risk of mental health issues such as anxiety and depression. According to a study in the Journal of Affective Disorders, vegans had a lower risk of depression […]
CBD Patches for Pain and Anxiety: Does It Work?
Do CBD patches work for pain, anxiety and sleep? CBD has been shown in preliminary research to aid in pain relief, anxiety relief and sleep. There are many new products entering the CBD space, and it’s important to know which ones work and which might not. Dragonfly’s CBD Infused Skin Patch Our topical self-adhesive patch […]
CBD Infused Skin Patches with Pure Bergamot
We’re introducing Dragonfly Biosciences’ CBD Infused Skin Patches for easy, controlled and effective use of CBD. Each patch has 20mg of pure CBD. You can apply up to three patches daily anywhere on the body or on problem areas. CBD is then released into the bloodstream slowly to promote a feeling of well-being that lasts […]
What is Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)?
We have all heard the term “seasonal depression” in the past few years. The lack of sunlight, longer nights and cold weather can have unwanted effects on our emotions, energy levels, appetite, and general mental wellbeing. But when you experience it daily during the colder months, this can mean you have Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). […]
Chemmy Alcott: How to Reduce Stress & Anxiety
Dragonfly caught up with our brand ambassador and all-round brilliant role model, Chemmy, this Mental Health Awareness Week to find out what/if anything makes her stressed now and how she manages it.
CBD: How it interacts with our body
What is the Endocannabinoid system? The endocannabinoid system is a network of receptors that interacts with cannabinoids to maintain vital functions throughout the body. There are two main receptors – CB1 and CB2. CB1 receptors are concentrated in the nervous system and the brain, particularly in the parts of the brain responsible for mental and […]
What Makes Us Feel Stressed?
Why are we feeling more stressed than ever and how can we reduce our stress levels?
How To Feel Less Stressed | How to relieve stress and tension
How Do You Feel Your Best Self Every day? Every wonder why you are feeling stressed? The last couple of years has been stressful for most of us. We recently did some research to find out what, if anything, was troubling people. Dragonfly’s survey of over 1000 Brits discovered some interesting headlines: Almost half (47%) […]