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Anxiety, CBD, & Me

My personal testimony for anxiety treatment using CBD I have had an anxiety disorder my entire life, yet was not diagnosed until the early 2000’s. Looking back its always been there. I’ve tried Sertraline ( Zoloft ) and it did okay after being on it for a while and getting through the initial side-effects, but I never felt quite right. I didn’t feel connected to everyday life. While I was on Zoloft I felt like it removed both sides of the emotional spectrum and kept everything right in the middle. Things I used to enjoy became mindless tasks or actions. Everything started to feel empty and hollow, with little feeling one way or the other. I think the point I’m trying to convey to you is best visualized in the sine waves below. The BLUE SINE WAVE representing my normal emotional range and the RED SINE WAVE representing my Zoloft emotional range. Zoloft almost acted like a generalized emotional “governor”, limiting the amplitude of the sine wave representing the full emotional range. Both the good and the bad were being affected, which is what I feel made things feel so empty. I wasn’t getting the same amount of “feeling” from […]