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September 3, 2021

13 Health Benefits of CBD Consumption

A lot can be said about CBD and how beneficial it is for us. But for those of you unaware of what cannabidiol can do, then this is the article for you.

Canadians know all too well that there are plenty of ways to consume CBD. But did you know that some methods of consuming CBD bring more health benefits than others? If you're looking for a guide to what those benefits are, then this is the place to be. With all that said, let's start.

Relieve Pain

The first major health benefit of CBD is its pain relief effects. Cannabidiol has natural properties that make it easier to cope with all types of pain. From lesser to chronic pain, CBD does it all. This is all thanks to the endocannabinoid system that makes it possible to experience the pain-relieving benefits of the compound.

Reduce Inflammation

Inflammation appears in many ways. What Canadians need to know is that we can take CBD products to reduce it. This is all thanks to the anti-inflammatory effects of the compound. By taking CBD products, Canadians will have no trouble reducing all kinds of inflammation.

Lowers Blood Pressure

There are many reasons why your blood pressure could be high. One of the biggest reasons is stress. Stress can negatively impact your life. Thus, you must find ways to eliminate it. Considering that one of the ways we can do that is by taking CBD, we will also have no trouble lowering our blood pressure. As you all know, high blood pressure can lead to strokes.

By lowering it, you will decrease the chance of that happening.

Reduce Skin Conditions

Canadians are no strangers to all kinds of skin conditions. One of the most common skin conditions Canadians suffer from is acne, psoriasis, eczema, redness, and more. With CBD, Canadians will have no trouble reducing these conditions. Considering that up to 20% of Canadians suffer from acne, one of the most common skin conditions, taking CBD is the best way to eliminate the condition altogether.

Protect the Skin

In addition to helping reduce the harmful effects of various skin conditions, CBD can also protect your skin in the future. This is all thanks to the powerful antioxidant properties of cannabidiol. By taking premium CBD creams and topicals, you will have no trouble repairing damaged skin and protecting it in the future.

A Healthier Heart

There is a case to be made that CBD can indeed offer Canadians a healthier heart. How? Well, the first way is by lowering your blood pressure. But more so, CBD is beneficial for our circulatory system and prevents the death of healthy cells. All these play a big role in Canadians living longer and healthier.

Lowers Cholesterol

Another benefit of CBD tied to our heart is the compound's ability to lower cholesterol. In a particular study, participants that took CBD found their healthy cholesterol levels to be much higher than those who didn't. While there's still plenty of research to be done, experts assume that CBD can lower bad cholesterol levels and improve levels of good cholesterol.

Lower the Risk of Developing Diabetes

HDL cholesterol is vital for our ability to protect against diabetes. HDL cholesterol levels can be increased by taking CBD. The science says that CBD improves the ability to produce HDL cholesterol and moderate blood sugars.

Maintains Brain Health

The neuroprotective ability of cannabidiol does ask the question of whether it can protect our brain. And the short answer seems to be yes. While there is plenty of research still to be done, CBD is in fact a powerful antioxidant. In addition to CBD's ability to protect cells from dying and removing damaged cells, it is important for maintaining brain health.

Relieve Nerve Pain

CBD isn't only beneficial in stopping pain caused by arthritis or injuries. Nerve pain can be very difficult to health with as nerves send mixed signals to the brain that confuse it. Thus, every Canadian reacts differently to nerve pain due to the mixed signals sent to the brain.

Since CBD has neuroprotective properties, it might just be the thing needed to relieve nerve pain. Although we aren't 100% sure about it, initial signs show that CBD can be a short-term solution to nerve pain.

Relieve Anxiety and Depression

Anxiety and depression are very serious psychotic conditions. Living with either can be very painful to do anything. Thus, it's important to find ways to relieve the harmful effects of both. One way to do that is by taking CBD.

CBD can make it easier to cope with anxiety and lessen the effects of depression. When it comes to anxiety, CBD can help Canadians cope with all forms, from PTSD to social phobia. As for depression, CBD triggers the production of serotonin, which is a vital chemical responsible for regulating our mood.

Reduces Stress

We did mention that CBD can lower blood pressure levels by reducing stress. Being exposed to stress for too long can have serious mental health consequences. Thus, CBD will also affect many stress disorders such as panic disorders, PTS, and SAD as a means to reduce stress.

Helps With Insomnia

Insomnia is a sleep disorder that can spiral your life out of control. Insomnia manifests with the inability to go to sleep. That leaves Canadians tired, restless, and sleepless. One way to help cope with insomnia is to take CBD before going to bed. Since CBD relaxes the body and puts us in a good mood to go to bed, it will make it much easier to fall asleep.

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