__________________________________________________________________________________ What kind of relief does CBD give your body?
November 30, 2021
Author: Evolution of Healing
April 5, 2021 7:30 AM UTC-07:00 by Evolution of Healing a holistic wellness brand
What Does CBD Do in the Body?
CBD interacts with the endocannabinoid system, a network in the body that helps regulate many functions, including digestion, metabolism, mood, memory, sleep, motor control, pain perception, immune function, fertility, and pregnancy. Pain, anxiety, and depression are the top three conditions for which people report taking CBD. In addition, CBD effectively reduces seizures in two types of pediatric epilepsy. A liquid CBD anti-seizure drug, Epidiolex, was approved by the FDA in June 2018.
In a nutshell, CBD interacts with the endocannabinoid system, a large messaging network in your body that plays a key role in regulating many physiological functions. In fact, cannabinoids are so essential to good health that your brain actually produces its own cannabinoids.
According to a study published online in March 2018 in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences, the physiological functions affected by cannabinoids include:
- Appetite, digestion, and metabolism
- Mood, memory, and sleep
- Motor control
- Pain perception
- Immune function (including inflammation