CBD Oil for relieving chronic pain is on the radar for the top trend in natural relief!
People who suffer from chronic pain due to injuries, arthritis or many kinds of
physical challenges, are looking for natural alternatives for chronic pain management. The recent epidemic in opioid addiction has brought the dangers of chemical painkillers into sharp focus! CBD oil (cannabidiol) has been shown, both in scientific studies and anecdotal evidence, to dramatically relieve chronic pain without dangerous side effects. Here is what we know so far!
How does CBD work in the body to facilitate chronic pain relief?
The primary activity of CBD is the interacting with specific receptors on cells in the brain and throughout the body. It is this receptor activity that provides the analgesic (pain relief) and anti-inflammatory properties both within the body and topically through the skin. The current understanding is that CBD acts on the 5-HT1A receptors in the Dopamine, Serotonin and Opioid Systems of the brain. In the Opioid system of the brain, CBD acts as a modulator on your opioid receptors to reduce pain and chronic inflammation.
The reduction of inflammation in the body is one of the key factors in chronic pain treatment. Inflammation is known to be at the core of many disorders and conditions that are experienced as chronic pain. Reduction of inflammation results in bringing the body to homeostasis (balance), which is a key factor in pain relief and overall health and well-being.
In addition, because the 5-HT1A receptors are located in diverse areas of the brain, CBD is able to exert a broad range of effects. This is a powerful factor because living with chronic pain effects so many areas of your health, basic functions and quality of life. Let’s look at the top ways that CBD will help you in your chronic pain management.
CBD is non-psychoactive.
CBD does not have a psychoactive effect like it’s sister cannabinoid THC! This
means that you can dose throughout the day and do not need to be concerned that you will feel ‘high’ and unable to function. This is also a huge advantage over
CBD works for local pain management.
One of the key advantages of CBD for chronic pain management is the ability to dose CBD Oil internally and topically. You can dose internally and also rub it directly on painful areas of the body! Daily dosing with a CBD Tincture or CBD caps are a perfect compliment to applying CBD Oil to the painful area for local pain management.
CBD provides a deep healing sleep.
You know that a good nights sleep is one of the most important things for a state of well-being. The issue is that when you are in chronic pain, a good nights sleep is often a rare occurrence. CBD is known to provide the pain relief and relaxation that allows you a deep healing sleep and a bright new morning! Many people take CBD oil nightly just for the benefit of a good nights sleep.
CBD is helping millions of people suffering from chronic pain move forward to a
better, and ultimately, a best life of ease and well-being.
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