What are Cannabinoids?
Cannabinoids are naturally occurring chemical compounds found in the hemp plant. There are 113 identified cannabinoids to date with THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (Cannabidiol) being the most prevalent and well known of these cannabinoids.
Each of these compounds have different properties and herbal effects, they are what give the hemp plant it’s medicinal effects in the human body. THC is the ONLY psychoactive cannabinoid, which is why it will not induce any psychoactive effects when used.
What is CBD (Cannabidiol)?
CBD (Cannabidiol) is one of the cannabinoids found in the hemp plant and is the main ingredient used in Herb Life’s products. It’s non-psychoactive, meaning that you won’t “get high or stoned” when consuming it. Since its discovery, numerous reports have shown its medicinal properties and its impact on the conditions of many common ailments.
CBD works by binding to receptors located in your immune system and throughout your body, helping to naturally strengthen your immune system. In 2003, the United States Government recognized the medicinal properties of CBD and patented it as a neuroprotectant and antioxidant.
What Can CBD do For Me?
The health benefits of CBD have been well established over the years. As the popularity of CBD is increasing, researchers are discovering a multitude of therapeutic effects caused by the relationship of CBD and the endocannabinoid system.
Though we can not make any medical claims to the possible health benefits of CBD, if you do a search you will find numerous scientific studies and news articles reporting the positive effects of CBD to include its neuroprotective properties, antioxidative, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, analgesic, and antiemetic effects and much more.
(Reduces inflammation in the body)
(stops or delays damage to cells by oxidants)
• Neuroprotectant Properties
(Reduces damage to brain & nervous system)
(Helps relieve nausea or vomiting)