What is Cannabidiol (CBD)
CBD is one of more than 80 active cannabinoid chemicals in the hemp and marijuana plant. Unlike the main psychoactive cannabinoid in marijuana, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), CBD does not produce euphoria or intoxication.
What is the Endocannabinoid System (ECS)
Located in the brain and throughout the central nervous system, consists of neuromodulatory lipids and their receptors. In each tissue, cannabinoids perform different tasks with the goal of maintaining overall mind and body balance. The ECS is possibly the most valuable biological system in supporting human health and function.
The ECS contains two main types of receptors, cannabinoid 1 (CB1) and cannabinoid 2 (CB2)
These receptors help balance and support the following: healthy heart, muscles and joints, promotes bone health, supports a sense of calm and daily stresses.
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