CBD is short for cannabidol. It is derived from the cannabis plant and comes with a whole host of benefits to well-being and health.
CBD has become very popular in recent times. It is now widely available online as well as in health food and supplement outlets. This means that it is not just an option for those with serious ailments but accessible for all to use and experience the benefits for lots of ailments and illnesses.
From pain relief to helping with depression or anxiety; CBD in it's various forms has been credited with being able to provide respite and aid to all kinds of symptoms
Take a look at the information in the 'CBD Health Benefits' box for a snapshot of just a few ways in which CBD can help the human body and mind.
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How CBD works
Research into the benefits of phytocannabinnoids (CBD) has been around for several decades. CBD has been shown to be a useful and sotent aid to support general well-being for the human body (as well as in some animals) as achieved when CBD enhances the Endocannabinoid system (ECS)
The Endocannabinoid System (ECS)
Discovered in the 90s: the ECS is considered to be one of the most important and largest receptor systems to manage sustained good health. It has also been recognised as an modulator of brain function as well as endocrine system and immunity.
More recently studies have found that the ECS responds not only to those cannabinoids produced within the body but also to external CBD products as a method of enhancing ECS function in rthe body.
Check out the information box on this page entitled 'How does CBD Work?' for a snapshot of the ECS system and for further reading and information keep an eye on our blog page for relevant news and articles.