Hemp can be used as an alternative to the use of marijuana; it is closely related to cannabis sativa. Hemp can be used in different forms, its seeds can be consumed, it can be converted into flour, it can be used in oil form and also can be used in its powder form.
Usage of hemp is legal to use and it has gotten reputation over the world as a result of its medicinal benefits it gives. Hemp oils is rich in omega 6 and omega 3, it can be used as a natural moisturizer to the skin, this oil will treat dry skin or flaky hair, hemp seeds can also improve the skin elasticity as well as its moisture. Hemp oil is critical in bringing down body cholesterol; it accelerates the metabolic process speeding up the rate at which fat is burned in the body along these lines decreasing the measure of fat stored in the body.
The omega 3 and omega 6 acids found in hemp is important in boosting the immune system of the body, they regulate the flora in the intestines which in turn build a barrier for microorganism growth in the intestines. Hemp decreases the chances of contracting type 2 diabetes; it has low starch and sugar content which can be used as a dietary supplement. Hemp has an amino acid called arginine that produces nitric oxide that causes blood vessels to relax and expand; this reduces blood pressure that may lead to heart disease. Hemp also helps in balancing hormones especially for ladies who suffer from premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Hemp seeds are a great source of fiber, fiber is very important in the digestion process which reduces the chances of constipation.
The protein available in hemp is a not too bad option of building muscles and reducing weight, this is in light of the fact that it is definitely not hard to digest when it is compared with other sources of protein like beef. THC can be found in small amounts in Hemp, it has anti-proliferative properties for tumor cells, and it can also be used to prevent some types of cancer in the body.
Hemp seeds are rich in magnesium which is important in reducing anxiety in the body, it also has Vitamin B and amino acids that are also important for stress relieving. Gamma linolenic acid found in Hemp is very important in reducing joint pains; this is because it reduces inflammation in the body. Hemp seeds are important for patients that are relapsing from Multiple Sclerosis this is because they improve the mitochondrial and myelin membranes in the body.