Tag Archives: CBD

CBD or Cannabidiol, is a Phytocannabinoid found in raw agricultural Hemp. It is recognized for being beneficial in many biological processes in humans and animals. CBD is non-psychoactive (does not result in euphoric feelings from consumption) and has an extraordinary safety profile. How is CBD Absorbed? Cannabinoids will attach to a fatty acid, thus binding protein in order to pass through the membranes of our cells in ones body. After, the CBD will break down from fatty acid amide hydrolase, a metabolic enzyme. With this, CBD will begin interacting with the receptors and compounds in ones body. The Endocannabinoid System Our body is currently producing cannabinoids by itself, these are know as endocannabinoids. Due to the fact that these are naturally produced, the body already has a system for dealing with the signals it gets from cannabinoids introduced called the endocannabinoid systems (ECS). This systems will regulate our bodily finctions,…

Read more