CBD stands for cannabidol. It is the second most prevalent of the active ingredients of cannabis or hemp. While CBD is an essential component of medical marijuana, it is directly derived from the hemp plant, which is a cousin of the marijuana plant. CBD is one of hundreds of components that make up marijuana, by itself it does not casue a "High". The World Health Organization states, "In humans, CBD exhibits no effects indicative of any abuse or dependence potential....To date there is no evidence of public health related problems associated with the use of pure CBD."
CBD may offer you an option for treating different types of chronic pain. CBD applied on the skin can help lower pain and inflammation due to arthritis and
inflammation and neuropathic pain, two of the most difficult types of chronic pain to treat.
In your body you have receptors called CANNABINOID RECEPTORS on the surface of cells. There are two main receptors, CB1 and CB2. It has been shown that Cannabidiol (CBD) strengthens and improves the efficacy of mitochondria, the power source of every cell in your body!
Studies on the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) have shown that apart from being regulator of homeostasis. The Endocannabinoid System (ECS) is one of the new and outstanding discoveries in science. The ECS regulates a variety of biological process, such as relaxation, feeding, sleep, certain inflammatory reactions, and even cognitive function. Bottom line your ECS is responsible for the optimal function of your body. ECS is also responsible for repairing damaged cells. Research also shows that cannabinoids are able to target damaged cells without effecting normal cells, which means that ECS can act as a biological defense system.
When a person ingests hemp oil, CBD or other cannabinoids, these cannabinoid receptors are activated. CBD seems to have a higher affinity for CB2 receptors than CB1 receptors. Research indicates that when you supplement your ECS with non-toxic, non-addictive cannabinoids, it is possible to develop a healthier endocannabinoid system and amost certainly a healthier life.
CBD is also benficial to your dog. CBD oild can offer relief to many dogs who are suffering from various ailments. Studies show that interacting with your dog's Endocannabinoid System CBD m ay do several things , such as reduce pain and inflammation, lower severity of seizures and help control anxiety. Think of that when the firecrackers explode!
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