Professional athletes and amateurs alike experience pain associated with training and engaging in sporting related activities. Many choose to rely on over-the-counter topical analgesics to manage their discomfort, however, a growing number of active adults are turning to CBD infused topicals to deal with pain as well as inflammation associated with repetitive activities.
Athletes and other physically active people commonly suffer pain as a result of training and other related activities. While there are plenty of OTC medicines that help people deal with pain, an ever growing number of elite and amateur athletes alike are turning to CBD to help them mange the symptoms of pain associated with their sporting routines.
CBD is understood to interact directly with our internal ECS (endocannabinoid system) which helps regulate physiological processes including inflammation, stress, anxiety and pain amongst other things. As such, people are evaluating it’s usefulness in managing symptoms associated with Parkinson’s disease.
Sleep disorders can be caused by a variety of factors including anxiety, stress, trauma and pain. Because cannabidiol directly interacts with our own endocannabinoid system (ECS), it is believed that CBD oil, when used to manage these factors, can indirectly also help to resolve to sleep problems.
The entourage effect is a phenomenon that describes the synergistic effectiveness established when multiple cannabis compounds are consumed together. This article takes a look at how the entourage effect can be expanded by combining cannabis compounds with other plant based elements.
Sleep is a popular topic of conversation. It is widely recognized that being well rested allows for greater awareness and productivity. Getting proper REM sleep is key as it allows one to better process information, reduce cortisol levels and recharge for the next day. CBD can be helpful with achieving proper sleep.