Cannabis strains for diabetes is one of the highest searched terms at present. Not a surprise since the number of people being diagnosed has quadrupled in the last 30 years. Cannabis strains for diabetes is known to:
- lower fasting insulin levels
- lower levels of insulin resistance
- increases levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol
- smaller belly circumference
Here we take a look at which strains are best for insulin resistance and how they work.
This is a combination of Sativa and Indica. Sativa has high THC and Indica has High CBD. This Hybrid has is 75% Sativa and 25% Indica. This is a good ratio as the CBD tends to reduce the THC “head high”. This strain is great for those suffering from anxiety due to their diabetes symptoms.
Place of origin: Colombia, Thailand and Switzerland crossbreed.
#2. Charlottes Web
This strain was developed strictly for treating epilepsy. This strain is low in THC and high in CBD, helping with many ailments and without the high. This is a popular strain used for making CBD oil. It has helped many children who suffer from epilepsy.
Place of origin: Colorado, USA.
#3. Sour Diesel
Sour Diesel is 85% Sativa. It is a potent weed, best used by those who smoke often rather than occasionally. This strain relieves stress symptoms and boosts energy, best smoked in the morning.
Place of origin: unknown – but thought to be partly from Mexico.
#4. Durban Poison
This pure Sativa strain that originates from South Africas coastal area, packs a powerful punch. When smoked, increases productivity without that tired feeling. This strain helps diabetics get up and going so that they reduce their risk of obesity.
Place of origin: Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
#5. Blue Dream
The most popular strain used by people who have diabetes. It is a Sativa strain and is a great stress reliever. It is also known to help with headaches and depression.
Place of origin: Santa Cruz, USA.