CBD belongs to a family of compounds known as cannabinoids. These compounds are produced naturally by the body or by plants like hemp and marijuana. Different cannabinoids possess different properties which affect the body in their own unique way.
The legality of Cannabis, Marijuana and/or their derivatives CBD and THC varies from country to country. Cannabis laws around the world vary in the areas of possession, distribution, cultivation, how it can be consumed, and what medical conditions it can be used to treat.