What is CBD?
CBD (cannabidiol) is one of over 113 active compounds found in the hemp plant called cannabinoids. It works naturally to reduce anxiety, pain, and sleep issues without any mind altering effects or “high” for the person using it.
How it works with your body
The endocannabinoid system is a complex cell-signaling system identified in the early 1990s by researchers exploring THC, a well-known cannabinoid. Cannabinoids are compounds found in cannabis.
The endocannabinoid system is largely comprised of endocannabinoids, receptors, and enzymes that are believed to help regulate a variety of functions in human including sleep, mood, memory, appetite, reproduction, and pain sensation.
Can CBD get you high?
No. CBD is a non-intoxicating cannabinoid, because of this, CBD is great alternative for people enjoying a sober lifestyle.
Why CBD for Self-Care?
CBD works naturally to reduce anxiety, pain, and sleep issues without any mind altering effects or “high” for the person using it. CBD also aids in regulating your bodies natural functions, thus supporting you from the inside out.
According to Healthline –
“CBD oil has shown promise as a treatment for both depression and anxiety, leading many who live with these disorders to become interested in this natural approach.”
and articles published by Harvard Medical School concluded –
“CBD may offer an option for treating different types of chronic pain. A study from the European Journal of Pain showed, using an animal model, CBD applied on the skin could help lower pain and inflammation due to arthritis.”